Kashiwa City Community Newspaper 2018.06.15
Teganuma Fireworks Festival 2018 - Advance Reservations for Gallery Seats
Contact: Teganuma Fireworks Festival Executive Committee - Phone: 04-7162-3325
Commerce and Industry Promotion Division - Phone: 04-7167-1141, Fax: 04-7162-0585
Advance reservations for gallery seats are available only for those who read this newsletter, or the Kashiwa City homepage. Seats will be assigned in order that reservations are received, starting from the front row. This year, reserve gallery seats, and enjoy the fireworks in comfort with your friends and family!
Time: Saturday, August 4, 2018, from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. (Fireworks will begin at 7:10 pm. The event may be cancelled in case of poor weather.)
Cost (chair seats - one per person): One seat = 3,500 yen (seat with extra leg-room = 4,000 yen), pair seats = 5,500 yen, four seats = 10,000 yen
Location: Kashiwa Dai-Ichi Kaijo Event Area
Application: From Monday, June 18 at noon to Monday, June 25 at 11:00pm, call Lawson Ticket (Phone: 0570-084-638) to make your reservation. After obtaining your reservation number, purchase your ticket from Lawson or Mini Stop by 11:00pm on Wednesday, June 27.
Regular ticket sales will begin on Sunday, July 1 at noon.
Your contributions to fireworks festival fund-raising are appreciated
A fund-raising campaign is under way for city residents to contribute to making the Teganuma Fireworks Festival a spectacular event, and ensuring its continuation.
Date: Wednesday, June 20, and Wednesday July 4 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.
Location: The area around Kashiwa Station
Other: We are looking for city resident volunteers to help with the street fund-raising activities. For more information, please contact the Commerce and Industry Promotion Division.
A special bank account has been opened for donations
Donations can be made by bank transfer.
Bank transfers: Make donations to Chiba Bank, Kashiwa Branch - Regular Account, Number 3914615 (In Japanese: 千葉銀行柏支店・普通口座番号3914615). Transfers to be made out to "Teganuma Hanabi Taikai Jikko Iinkai Cho, Terajima Tetsuo" (Teganuma Fireworks Festival Executive Committee, Executive Committee Chairman, Terajima Tetsuo). (In Japanese: 「手賀沼花火大会実行委員会長寺嶋哲生（てらじまてつお）」)
Accepting requests for Message Fireworks
Contact: Kashiwa City Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Phone: 04-7162-3325
Say thanks to your family, or celebrate a special event with a personal message. Messages are read out in the event area announcements before the fireworks are launched. Send your thoughts to that special person with fireworks!
Eligibility: Individuals only, excluding business or shops.
Cost: 50,000 yen per message
For information on how to register, please contact the Teganuma Fireworks Festival Executive Committee.
A new facility for people with disabilities
Contact: Disability and Welfare Division - Phone: 04-7167-1136, Fax: 04-7167-0294
In April, the Community Support Station Shonan (Chiiki Seikatsu Shien Kyoten Shonan) was opened in Kashiwa City. This facility has services such as 24-counselling and emergency assistance to help people with disabilities live in the community with better peace of mind.
With the Takata Area facility that opened last year, and the station in the Kashiwa-Shita area, we will continue to work towards an environment where people with disabilities are supported by the whole community.
24-hour telephone counselling
Phone: 090-9001-6090, Fax: 04-7191-2400
Renewal of the personal payment limit approval for nursing care insurance
Contact: Senior Citizens' Support Division - Phone: 04-7167-1135
A notice of renewal and an application form will be sent to those who have a Nursing Care Insurance Personal Payment Limit Approval Certificate that is valid until Tuesday, July 31. If you wish to renew the certificate, please submit the application form.
Friday, June 22