News from our December 27, 2015 Meeting!
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December 27, 2015

Dear Hibiki no Kai and Echo Society Members,



 Information Notes 

 Room Reservations

January  10        AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
January  17        AM. Audiovisual room  PM. Audiovisual room  (視聴覚室)
January  24        AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
January  31        AM. room 5.  PM. Room 5.

 English Class 
Today’s teachers and Participants: Doug Lerner, Masanori Tatsui, Michael Uki, Mieko Kodera, Keiko Tsurumaki, Kayoko Wakashio, Suuchin Teraoka, Yumi Mitsui, Seiko Okuyama, Karin Son and Sanae Sugimura.


We held a debate moderated by teacher Tatsui. He said "When debating, English ability rises." 

Michael, Mieko, Kayoko and Sanae thought about the Olympic games.

Because all the members agreed, Kayoko and Sanae changed to the opposing side.

It was very difficult game. The winner was Doug, who gave people hints.
Zoom with Rosalie and Myles from New York.

We love Rosalie's hearty laughter.
                                             Photo: Rosalie.

  English songs.
We listened to and everybody sang "Auld Lang Syne.

And we also listened to "Say Something," 
requested by Mieko.


What are your new year's resolutions for 2016?

We talked about our resolutions.

Winter idioms

Snowball Effect
A Cold Snap
The Dead of Winter
Cold Comfort
To Get Cold Feet
                                                                      Photo: Doug.

Photo: New Year's Eve Countdown in NY. from last year


 Computer Workshop   
Today’s teachers and Participants: Doug Lerner, Akiyuki Goto, Keizhen KimuMasanori Tatsui, Michael Uki, Makkun Mitsui, Yoshikazu Okuyama, 
Keiko Tsurumaki, Yumi Mitsui, Seiko Okuyama, Karin Son and Sanae Sugimura.
 Saving space on iOS devices, iCloud vs Google Photos.      
Photo: Computer Workshop.

 New Hibiki home page        

You can look at records of Hibiki’s past (from 2007). 過去の記録を見ることができます。
 Walt's video and  photos
Faces of Japan, Walt's video:
Slide show video:
 Akie’s essay