Japan 2017

August 12, 2017 to August 26, 2017


Saturday, August 12, 2017

10:00 Students arrive at Sacramento International Airport (SMF) on flight UA 5635 and are greeted by Lions August and Paul (SF Fil-Am LC). Flight delayed 5 hours at departing airport.

14:45 Students arrive at Sacramento International Airport (SMF) on flight UA 5635 and are greeted by Lions August and Paul (SF Fil-Am LC).

Japanese food and cultural bazaar at Sacramento Buddhist Church. Cancelled due to flight delays.

Tour of state capitol building and grounds. Cancelled due to flight delays.

15:30-18:00 Sightseeing at Old Sacramento: 16:00-16:30 Late Lunch at Railroad Fish and Chips, 16:30-16:45 Candy Haven, 16:45-17:45 Evangeline Costume shop, 17:45-18:00 Sock City

18:00-20:45 Drive back from Sacramento, stops at: 19:30 Hunter Hill Safety Rest Area in Vallejo, 20:00 Treasure Island Vista Point

20:45 Students dropped off directly to their host family.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Rest day with the host families.

19:00 San Francisco Coordinating Council of Lions Clubs Installation in the afternoon with their host families.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Lion Fernando (SF Aeta) will pick up and drop off students from the host family

Tour of San Francisco City Hall, San Francisco Main Library, Asian Art Museum, UN Plaza, and surrounding areas.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Lion Rhodora David (SF Dynamic)

Twin Peaks and San Francisco downtown

Wednesday, August 16, 2017-

Lion Gary Poon (SF Supreme) and Lion Myrna Agbunag (District 4-C5 YEP Chair)

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Theme Park in Vallejo.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Lions Luisa and August (SF Fil-Am LC) will be driving the students.

08:15-11:00 Tour of Genentech corporate campus by Lions Calvin and Bart (Millbrae LC), and Lion Scot (San Carlos LC).

11:30-12:30 Shopping at Target at Tanforan Mall

12:45-13:15 Overseeing donation of Lions District 4-C4 Kases for Kids in Belmont

14:30-15:00 KFC Picnic at Flood Park in Menlo Park

15:30-16:00 Facebook Headquarters

16:30-17:00 Google Visitor's Center Beta

18:00 Students dropped off to host family at Costco Wholesale in South San Francisco

Friday, August 18, 2017

Lions DG Mario and Rose (San Bruno LC) will take the students to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Activity by Valera Family unit (SF Fil-Am LC).

Milbrae Machines Car Show, sponsored by the Millbrae Lions Club

Students will attend the District 4-C4 Multi-Club Installation in the evening.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Lions Arvin Neypes and Tess Lynch (SF Fil-Am)

Picnic at Coyote Point in the morning

Monday, August 21, 2017

Lions August and Paul (SF Fil-Am LC) will be driving the students to Vallejo taking over for Lion Rodger (SF Host LC).

Students observe partial solar eclipse at their host family's house.

11:45 Students picked up

Lions in Sight warehouse tour in Vallejo

12:00-13:30 Tour of Jelly Belly Factory in Fairfield

13:30-14:30 Lunch at In-n-Out Burger

15:00-17:30 Shopping at outlet mall in Vacaville

18:30 Quick stop at Oakland Coliseum and Oracle Arena

18:45 Quick stop at Vista Point in Treasure Island

19:30-21:00 Dinner at Sizzler with Lion Ronnie Dori (SF Fil-Am LC)

21:00-22:00 Shopping at Target

22:15 Students dropped off

Tuesday, August 24, 2017

Lion Margaret Lee (SF Chinatown LC) and Lion Ronnie Dori (SF Fil-Am LC)

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Lions August and Luisa (SF Fil-Am LC) taking over for Lion George (SF Supreme LC)

10:30 Pick up students

11:00-11:30 Golden Gate Park: 11:00 Dutch Windmills, 12:00 Rose Garden, 12:30 De Young Museum overlook, 12:45 Outside Japanese Tea Garden, 13:30 Picnic at Kezar Playground (Popeyes)

14:30 Outside Legion of Honor

15:00-16:30 Biking across the Golden Gate Bridge

17:00 Students dropped off

Thursday, August 24, 2017

George and Marie Poon (SF Supreme)

Friday, August 25, 2017

Leave for Japan ANA NH 007 All Nippon Air 12:40 PM from SFO

Host FamilY

Lions George and Marie Poon (SF Supreme LC)

Lion George CP 650-438-4118 email georpn34@yahoo.com

Lion Marie CP 650-430-1515

Address: 575 Acacia Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066

  • Riku Hayashi
  • Aya Ishibashi
  • Rion Yamamoto