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The National Diet Library offers the following events.
Click the title for details.
Titles with asterisk (*) link to Japanese page.
In "Venue" column, "ILCL" means International Library of Children's Literature.


Date Venue Title Application
October 29, 2017 (Sun.) ILCL Concert for Children * First-come, first-served
November 05, 2017 (Sun.) ILCL Lecture: The World of Kusazoshi–Picture books during Japan’s Edo period * Now Accepting
November 11, 2017 (Sat.) ILCL Workshop "Welcome to the World of Picture Scrolls - Let's enjoy making scrolls!" Now Accepting
November 12, 2017 (Sun.) ILCL "Canada's 150th Birthday! Learn About Canada―Stories and More" * First-come, first-served
November 18, 2017 (Sat.) ILCL "What's Happening with Children's Books in Canada?"* Now Accepting

Regular Events

Date Venue Title Application
Once a week Kansai-kan Short instruction sessions (General) * Now Accepting
The second Wednesday of each month ILCL Story Hour for Babies and Toddlers * Now Accepting
Saturdays ILCL Story Hour for Children (age 4-) * Not Required


Click the title for details such as opening hours.

Date Venue Title State
From November 01, 2017 (Wed.)
to November 30, 2017 (Thu.)
ILCL A History of Japanese Picture Books―From picture scrolls to contemporary picture books Upcoming

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