Consul General Ohmori Attends the 10th Annual Sakura Festival at Rhode Island’s Classical High School

 On April 30, Consul General Ohmori attended the 10th Sakura Festival held at Classical High School in Providence, Rhode Island, and encouraged high school students studying Japanese at the school. Held on a bright, sunny day, it was a lively cherry blossom festival, with many attendees; the festival included Japanese drum performances and karate demonstrations, which were held outdoors. Classical High School has been putting its efforts into Japanese language education for many years and has produced many winners for the Japanese Language Contest hosted by the Consulate General of Japan in Boston.