Thursday, June 16, 2011

CJS-JAVA-JETAA Boat Cruise Fundraiser

The Canada Japan Society, the Japanese Visitors Association, and the JET Programme Alumni Association of Toronto welcomes everyone aboard the CJS-JAVA-JETAA Boat Cruise Fundraiser on Sunday July 10th.

The summer boat cruise has become an annual event for local Japan-related NPOs, and this year CJS, JAVA, and JETAA have taken the lead and made this year’s a fundraiser for those affected by the March 11th disasters in Japan. All proceeds will be donated to the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre’s Japan Disaster Relief Fund. In addition to ticket sales, we will be accepting donations throughout the night, and will also offer all guests the opportunity to express themselves in our collection of “Messages of Support” to Japan, so please feel free to share your thoughts, gratitudes, and experiences with us.

The event will take place on the Stella Borealis, a 280-person cruise boat, and will feature DJs, dancing, two cash bars, and an unbelievable view of Toronto’s skyline at sunset. A special door prize will be give to anyone who comes in their yukata, jimbei, or any other traditional/cultural summer clothing, Japanese or otherwise.

The details are as follows:

-Date/Time: Sunday July 10th (boarding at 18:30, departure at 19:00, returning to port at 23:00)
-Place: The Stella Borealis departs from and returns to Pier 27, 1 Queens Quay East at Yonge Street
-Price: $20/ticket

Please note:

-Tickets much be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the door.
-19+ event. Please bring your ID.
-For event and ticket inquiries, please contact
-Tickets will be available for purchase at these events so please come on out.

CJS・日加協会 (The Canada Japan Society),
JAVA・ジャバ(the Japanese Visitors Association),
JETAA (the Japan Exchange and Teaching Alumni Association),



ステラボーリアリス(Stella Borealis)という280人乗りのクルーズにおいては、DJによる音楽の提供、二つのバーカウンター(有料)、ダンスフロアがあります。 また、日没時の水平線とオンタリオ湖側から眺めるからトロントの夜景は、とても美しく、トロントの思い出を忘れないものにしてくれます。浴衣、甚平、その他の民族衣装をお持ちの方は、賞品を差し上げますのでぜひ着てお越しになってください。



出港、寄港ともに、 27番埠頭(Pier 27), 1 Queens Quay East at Yonge Street