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November Strategic Partner News

Check out the latest member offers and opportunities from our Strategic Partners here! Our Strategic Partners are committed to bringing the best services and products to FEW members. And go to our Strategic Partners page to learn more about all of FEW’s Strategic Partners, who not only support FEW’s activities but also provide professional and personal services benefiting the wider FEW community.

Mom in Balance Tokyo: 20% discount on any Mom in Balance membership!

Mom in Balance Tokyo has a new offer, exclusively for FEW Members, which is a 20% discount on any Mom in Balance membership! Enjoy a High-Intensity, Fun and Challenging workout by Mom in Balance on Fridays in Midtown and on Saturdays in Yoyogi Park.

H&R Roppongi: offering 20% off for Coconoma season dining and more!

H&R Roppongi is celebrating 5th anniversary. We are offering 20% off for Coconoma season dining and more until the end of November.

Please see the campaign details from here: http://hr-roppongi.jp/news/archives/10477

Also only for FEW members, we offer 10% off for serviced apartments and 50% off for members salon (private meeting room)

Elana Jade: Two specials this November!

Elana Jade will be offering two specials this November!

  • 60min Organic Conditioning Facial for ¥10,000
  • 120 Mink Eyelash Extensions for only ¥8,500

To find out more information, please visit: www.elanajade.com

Club 360: 1 month of unlimited classes for only ¥33,000!

Club 360 is offering 1 month of unlimited classes for only ¥33,000! Classes include Fit 360, Core and Cardio, Barre, Boxing, Kickboxing and more!

Visit their website to find out more details: www.club366.jp/class-schedule/

TopTia Photography: Capture the memories of your son or daughter for this November’s Shichi-Go-San

Hello to all of the FEW Mothers! TopTia Photography is partnering with a kimono rental store here in Tokyo for this November’s Shichi-Go-San rite of passage celebration! Capture the memories of your son or daughter dressed in a traditional kimono at a local Japanese Shinto shrine. For more details, please contact me at tia@toptia.com. I look forward to talking to you soon!

Divya Marie Kato: Winter Term 2017 & New Year Term 2018

This year, we brought the world’s largest drawing festival – The Big Draw – to Japan for the first time and, despite the typhoon, it was a huge success! Interested in drawing classes or The Big Draw Japan 2018? Email: info@divyamariekato.com

Divya Marie Kato FRSA, Founder of When In Doubt, Draw, is an artist and entrepreneur helping people of all ages and abilities learn to draw.

FURLA Yoga: Drop-in class price will be 2500 yen** for the month of December

We regret to inform you that, after 12 years of providing quality yoga instruction in a boutique studio, FURLA yoga will close on December 29, 2017. The last day of classes will be Dec. 28. We are grateful to you for your support throughout the years, and hope that your practice at FURLA yoga has been of benefit. Our staff of wonderful instructors joins us in appreciation.

As a sign of our gratitude, drop-in class price will be 2500 yen** for the month of December (Dec. 1-28, 2017). Please join us for this last, wonderful month of practice at FURLA yoga.*

Again, we are deeply saddened to announce the closing of FURLA yoga, and thank you from the bottom of our hearts. May your practice continue to bring you health and happiness for many, many years to come.

Warm regards,

FURLA yoga yoga.japan@furla.com

*Please note: From September 29, the ticket policy is revised, and all tickets will expire as of Dec. 28, 2017. All 4-, 8-, and 12-class ticket sales will end after Nov. 30, 2017. Please purchase the number of tickets which you will be able to use or share by the studio closing date, as there will be no refunds or extensions on ticket purchases. **No additional discounts may be applied.

Sarah Furuya Coaching: New program kicking off February 2018 – January 2019

Sarah Furuya Coaching will be running February is the new January program (FNJ) again in 2018 after a lot of success in 2017!

Kicking off February 2018 and running til end of January 2019- Doors open early January!! Doors open only once a year.

Further details to come later this year with doors opening early January but get in touch if you are interested in a one year long coaching program. Places limited, so if you want to get on the waiting list, let us know!

Rituals, Cycles and Life Stages Urban Retreat with Sarah Furuya & Heike Geiling

A one-day urban retreat following life cycles and how we can add more ritual to our earthly life. Give yourself a day completely immersed in your life and the cycles and rituals that support it and how you can add more play, rituals and celebrations to navigate the cycles of life, no matter what stage you are at. It will be deep, fun, playful, serious, exploratory, revelatory, and peaceful. Join us on an exciting journey discovering how different cultures celebrate and mark each life stage and how we can draw strength by incorporating those rituals in our own lives. Celebrating the changes from youth to old age.

Date: November 11, 2017

Cost: 25,000 yen / 20,000 yen for FEW members

Registration: Please email info@sarahfuruya.com to register

Venue: https://www.ninetytwo13.com/ (akasaka 9-2-13, minato-ku, tokyo 東京都港区赤坂9−2−13)

Information: https://sarahfuruya.com/work-with-me/cycles-rituals-and-life-stages/

Mega Clothes Swap 7 on December 2nd hosted by Sarah Furuya, Amy Hanashiro & H&M.

Cost: 2,000yen per swapper

Venue: Oakwood Premier, Tokyo Midtown 9-7-4 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 107-0052

More information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/201218300419531/

RSVP necessary

News

Remembering Doreen Simmons, May 29, 1932 – April 23, 2018

Obituary for Doreen Simmons May 29, 1932 – April 23, 2018 It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of one of FEW’s longest patrons and members, the inimitable Doreen Simmons. Ms Simmons died in her sleep in the early hours of April 23, 2018 at age 85. Details of her memorial service […]

Published on 26th April 2018

Q&A with Catherine O’Connell and Naoko Matsuzaki

Leading up to our upcoming monthly meeting on ‘Lessons from the Lawyers,’ we’re featuring a Q&A with Catherine O’Connell, a bilingual New Zealand lawyer and founder of Catherine O’Connell Law, and Naoko Matsuzaki, Director, International Anti-Corruption and Global Intelligence for PwC Japan’s Forensic Services Group. The Q&A is modeled on the Proust Questionnaire, designed to reveal insights into […]

Published on 10th April 2018

Special Event Recap: The Essence of Belly Dance Workshop with Sara Amira

FEW’s March Special Event, “The Essence of Belly Dance Workshop,” was hosted by belly dancer Sara Amira at the Belly Dance Arts studio close to Omotesando, whose team generously allowed us to use their beautiful space for this workshop Sara started by telling the participants about her personal journey and how she first got into […]

Published on 5th April 2018

April 2018 Strategic Partner Member Offers and Other News

Check out the latest member offers and opportunities from our Strategic Partners here! Our Strategic Partners are committed to bringing the best services and products to FEW members. And go to our Strategic Partners page to learn more about all of FEW’s Strategic Partners, who not only support FEW’s activities but also provide professional and personal services […]

Published on 5th April 2018

March 2018 Monthly Meeting Recap: Celebrating Women as Change Agents in Post-Disaster Tohoku

In honor of International Women’s month and the 7th anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake, we welcomed Megumi Ishimoto, Executive Director of NPO Women’s Eye, and Dr. Jackie F. Steele, a political scientist at the University of Tokyo, to share the stories and challenges of the amazing women change agents in post-disaster Tohoku. Neither […]

Published on 5th April 2018

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