Happy New Year 2016!

DSC01459Japanese Consul General Okada Seiji, the Honourable Mike Bernier, BC Minister of Education; Former Ambassador and IAR Honorary Professor Joseph Caron; IAR Director Yves Tiberghien; and JET BC Alumni Association President Michael Dalley perform the ritual of opening the cask of sake for the new year (Kagami Biraki (鏡開き)) on January 13, 2016 at the Official Residence of the Japanese Consul General.