Maibun Matsuri 2022


2022/09/28 Wednesday Announcements, Events

The “Maibun Matsuri 2022” will be held, it is a festival for everyone to learn about Mie’s history and cultural records in a fun way.  The organization is gathering participants who wants to experience creating Magatama (勾玉), a hook-shaped jewel, and Ento Haniwa, an ancestral flower pot.  Participation is free!

  • Date, content and capacity

October 29 and 30, 2022 (Saturday and Sunday)

Ento Haniwa Experience (32 people): 9:30am to 12pm

Magatama Experience (32 people): 1pm to 4pm

  • Target audience

Ento Haniwa Making Experience: chugakko, koko and 4th, 5th and 6th year shogakko students

Magatama Making Experience: Chugakko, Koko and Shogakko Students

*Shagakko 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students must be accompanied by their parents.

  • Venue

Mieken Maizo Bunka-zai Center (三重県埋蔵文化財センター) – Ureshino’s room (Ureshino Bunshitsu)

Address: Matsusaka-shi Ureshino Kawagita-cho 501

* About 15-minute walk from Kintetsu Ise Nakagawa Station East Exit

* See location details below

  • Experience registration (first come, first served. Registration will close once capacity is reached)

Send E-mail to with the following items.

  1. In the title, write: まいぶん祭申込
  2. In the body of the email, write the participant’s name (with furigana)
  3. Write the school year (eg Shogakku 3 nen-sei – 小学3年生)
  4. Name, address and telephone number of parents (write a number that the guardian uses daily)
  5. Write the content of the experience and the day you are interested in (ex: Ento Haniwa Dukuri – 円筒はにわづくり 10月29日)
  6. If the date you are interested in has already reached capacity, if you are also interested in the other date, please write some details about your visit.

*For group registrations (multiple people), write the items above all participants

  • Registration period

November 27 (Tuesday) to October 25 (Tuesday) 2022

See other details below.

Mieken Maizo Bunka-zai Center (三重県埋蔵文化財センター)

Until the day before: 0596-52-7034

On the day: 0598-42-5886

About the end of treatment

2022/09/28 Wednesday Announcements, Events


Message to all people diagnosed with coronavirus

In principle, there will be no contact from the public health center (hokenjo) about the end of medical treatment.

You do not need to be tested for Covid-19 at the end of treatment.

When returning to work or school, there is no need to present documents such as a clearance certificate or notification of the period of medical treatment.

About the medical treatment notification period

Based on the notification from the national government, Mie Prefecture has decided not to issue work restriction notices or notices of end of work restrictions to those who have been diagnosed with coronavirus.

For those who wish to have a document stating the period of medical treatment to hand over to insurance companies, click here for more information (Mie Prefecture website).

* If you live in Yokkaichi City, click here (Yokkaichi Prefecture website).

The sites above are in Japanese.  If you have any problems, please contact MieCo, Mie Foreign Residents Inquiry Center (080-3300-8077).

In addition, there are other useful information in Mie Info that you should know if you are diagnosed with coronavirus

Consultation window

  • If you have any problems about “vaccination”,

Please contact the Mie Foreigner Corona Vaccine Consultation Dial.

[Phone number] 080-3123-9173

[Reception hours] Sunday-Friday 9:00-17:00

[Supported languages] English, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Thai, Japanese

  • If you have any troubles about ” coronavirus infection”,

Please consult with the Mie Consultation Support Center for Foreign Residents.

[Phone number] 080-3300-8077

[Reception hours] Sunday-Friday 9:00-17:00

[Supported languages] English, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Thai, Japanese