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Other Information on Shinjuku
Fureai (Friendly) Talk Delivery Service (Shinjuku City staff members are dispatched to the communities.)
Section in charge: Lifelong Learning and Sports Division
Shinjuku City staff members are dispatched to communities to talk about the activities of the city administration or other subjects, making use of their specialized knowledge. The topics range from the familiar, such as everyday living, welfare, and the environment to specialized subjects.
○Groups That May Apply
As a rule, groups of 10 persons or more, more than half of which must live, work, or go to school in the city.
Choose from the list of courses available at the Lifelong Learning and Sports Division and Branch Offices, and apply directly at the coordinating division.
You can also refer to the website of Lifelong Learning and Sports Division.
Lectures are free of charge. In some cases, fees for teaching materials are required.
As a rule, please use a venue in the city. Please call for more information.
Chiiki Centers (Community Centers)
These are facilities that can be used as a place for events of community activity groups and activities of individuals in the community. The centers are equipped with multipurpose halls, meeting rooms, kitchens, discussion rooms, movie screens, pianos, and stereos.
The hours for use are 9 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. for all Chiiki Centers.
Please note that in order to use the center for community activities, group registration is required in advance.
From the 1st Saturday, two months before the desired day of use up to the applicable day of use (for January, from the 2nd Saturday up to the applicable day of use)
From the 10th of the month before the desired day of use up to the applicable day of use (If the 10th is a holiday, then the following day)
○Yotsuya Chiiki Center
Address: 87 Naito-machi, Shinjuku-ku
○Ushigome Tansu Chiiki Center
Address: 15 Tansu-machi, Shinjuku-ku
○Enokicho Chiiki Center
Address: 85 Waseda-machi, Shinjuku-ku
○Wakamatsu Chiiki Center
Address: 12-6 Wakamatsu-cho, Shinjuku-ku
○Okubo Chiiki Center
Address: 2-12-7 Okubo, Shinjuku-ku
○Totsuka Chiiki Center
Address: 2-18-1 Takadanobaba, Shinjuku-ku
○Ochiai Daiichi Chiiki Center
Address: 4-6-7 Shimo-Ochiai, Shinjuku-ku
○Ochiai Daini Chiiki Center
Address: 4-17-13 Naka-Ochiai, Shinjuku-ku
○Kashiwagi Chiiki Center
Address: 2-3-7 Kita-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
○Tsunohazu Chiiki Center
Address: 4-33-7 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
April 1, 2019