Stop by to meet Saori and Yasko! Saori is from Iwata, Shizuoka, Japan, where Mt. Fuji and the headquarters of Yamaha are located. Her hobby is playing the saxophone. She moved to Rochester in April 2017, and here she is studying the English language. Saori will demonstrate writing Kanji, the traditional characters invented in and imported from China and subsequently developed in Japan.
Yasko is from Kanagawa, Japan. She has lived in Rochester for about twenty five years. She enjoys reading, sewing and watching figure skating. She is looking forward to sharing a bit of the atmosphere of Japan with people at Rochesterfest.