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Nikko students 2011

Welcome Party!

The location has been set at the Woodridge Club House, 1102 Parkwood Rd, for a get together to welcome the Nikko Students.
Please Join us :)

  • Pizza/Drinks will be served.
  • Please RSVP Laura Lee Olson ( or 545-0117) with what you can bring
  • Pool will be open

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Directions: Heading South on 8th Street, turn right on Flormann St.; Take the second left onto Woodridge Drive, Take the first right onto Parkwood Road; at the cul-de-sac it is on your left

Drivers Needed

RCNCSCA needs volunteers who are willing to transport the Nikko Students.
  • Vehicle is provided - an automatic, 12 passanger van
  • Fuel/meal costs will be reimbursed by RCNCSCA
  • Great way to get to know the Students

Dates available
Mon 7/23 12:30pm to 4pm (In Town)
Wed 7/25 8am to 4pm (In Town)
Thur 7/26 8am to 4pm (Crazy Horse and Custer State Park)
Mon 7/30 8am to noonish (In Town)

Thanks for all you do!

Preparation Meeting for RC Students and Host Families

Wed July 18th at the Library, RCNCSCA will have a meeting to review final details and questions with host families and the students who are going over.  Topics covered will include; language, schedule, culture, and Q/A.  If you are hosting some students this year or are interested in doing so, please join us at 7pm at the Helen Hoyt Room in the downtown library.

This Year's Host Families

A special Domo Arigato to all our host families.  If you meet them, tell 'em "Thanks!"

The Gurr Family
The Hansen Family
The Theis Family
The Brubaker Family
The Canaday Family
Cindy Howell
Oliver White


Language Corner

Welcome = yokoso
Pleased to meet you = hajimemashite
Hot (temp) = atsui
Tired = tsukareta


Upcoming Events

7/18 - Wed
Prep Meeting

7pm, RC Public Library - Helen Hoyt Room

7/21 - Sat
Nikko Students Arrive
10pm, Rapid City Regional Airport 

7/22 - Sun
Welcome Party
5pm, Woodridge Club House

7/23 - Mon
Conversation Club
6pm, RC Public Library - Meeting Rm#B 

7/29- Sun
Farewell Party
5pm, Woodridge Club House 
Conversation Club

Conversation Club

Special Time and Location this month!
6pm, RC Pub Lib, Meeting Room #B

Some Nikko students may be joining us.  As always, everyone is welcome to come and learn how to speak some Japanese.


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