Archive for February, 2009

  • The WINTER 2009 “NEW” ISSUE of the JETAANY Quarterly Magazine is now online. Click on the image to download PDF.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    JETAANY Quarterly Magazine: Winter 2009 “New Issue”

    The WINTER 2009 “NEW” ISSUE of the JETAANY Quarterly Magazine is now online. Click on the image to download PDF.

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  • When: Thursday / March 5 / 6:30-8:30pm Where: The Japan Local Government Center / 3 Park Avenue / 20th Fl The Japan Local Government Center (i.e., CLAIR New York) has generously offered to host our next quartlerly meeting in their brand new office space. Come join us for sushi and other japanese treats while you schmooze with this year’s Executive Officer Candidates. You could even decide to run for a position and become a candidate yourself! Ask your burning questions and share your ideas and feebdack. Please note this event is limited to JET Alumni only. There will potentially be a njijkai if enough people are interested so tell your friends to meet us there!<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Save the Date: JETAANY Quarterly Meeting

    When: Thursday / March 5 / 6:30-8:30pm Where: The Japan Local Government Center / 3 Park Avenue / 20th Fl The Japan Local Government Center (i.e., CLAIR New York) has generously offered to host our next quartlerly meeting in their brand new office space. Come join us for sushi and other japanese treats while you schmooze with this year’s Executive Officer Candidates. You could even decide to run for a position and become a candidate yourself! Ask your burning questions and share your ideas and feebdack. Please note this event is limited to JET Alumni only. There will potentially be a njijkai if enough people are interested so tell your friends to meet us there!

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  • This is to let you know Philadelphia’s first community taiko group, KyoDaiko, is co-sponsoring, with the Asian Arts Initiative, a performance by Taiko Project at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. We’d love it if you could support the event by coming, or by passing this information along to your friends and family! Asian Arts Initiative and Kyo Daiko present TAIKOPROJECT in concert Friday, March 6, 2009 8 p.m.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    TAIKOPROJECT in concert

    This is to let you know Philadelphia’s first community taiko group, KyoDaiko, is co-sponsoring, with the Asian Arts Initiative, a performance by Taiko Project at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. We’d love it if you could support the event by coming, or by passing this information along to your friends and family! Asian Arts Initiative and Kyo Daiko present TAIKOPROJECT in concert Friday, March 6, 2009 8 p.m.

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    JETAANY Author Showcase

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  • Thurs., Feb. 12th 7-8pm Financier Cafe 35 Cedar Street in the financial district Close trains: 2/3 to Wall Street 2/3/A/C/4/5 to Fulton Street RSVP or questions – contact Katrina at katbarnas@yahoo.com Event is on Feb. 28th<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Japan-a-Mania Planning meeting

    Thurs., Feb. 12th 7-8pm Financier Cafe 35 Cedar Street in the financial district Close trains: 2/3 to Wall Street 2/3/A/C/4/5 to Fulton Street RSVP or questions – contact Katrina at katbarnas@yahoo.com Event is on Feb. 28th

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  • Goals: Community, volunteer, spread Japanese culture Date and time: Saturday, February 28 12noon – 5pm 12-1 Set-up/orientation 1-4 Event (booths and select performances by karate & yosa-koi dance) 4pm and on – Cleanup, post event happy hour at local bar for all volunteers Want to get involved? Or have questions – contact Katrina at katbarnas@yahoo.com<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Japan-a-mania – Big Brother/Big Sister Event

    Goals: Community, volunteer, spread Japanese culture Date and time: Saturday, February 28 12noon – 5pm 12-1 Set-up/orientation 1-4 Event (booths and select performances by karate & yosa-koi dance) 4pm and on – Cleanup, post event happy hour at local bar for all volunteers Want to get involved? Or have questions – contact Katrina at katbarnas@yahoo.com

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  • 2009 marks the 17th year of the JET Programme Essay Contest.  Please download this PDF for more information on how to enter.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    2009 JET Programme Essay Contest

    2009 marks the 17th year of the JET Programme Essay Contest.  Please download this PDF for more information on how to enter.

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