Archive for October, 2009

  • at Cha-an Tea House Thursday, December 3, 2009 6:30pm – 9:00pm (please be on time) 230 E 9th St, 2nd Floor Cost: $10 Reserve now<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Quarterly Meeting and Bonnenkai

    at Cha-an Tea House Thursday, December 3, 2009 6:30pm – 9:00pm (please be on time) 230 E 9th St, 2nd Floor Cost: $10 Reserve now

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  • It’s time for the last Nihongo Dake Dinner of 2009! Get ready for a truly Japanese experience at an authentic Izakaya in midtown called Onya. JETAANY has reserved the entire top floor of the restaurant. Please bring your desire to speak Japanese, exchange views about Japanese culture, and well have a good time! When: Wednesday, November 11, 7:00pm Price: $30, which includes all food ( a wide variety of appetizers and main courses) dessert, and one drink to kanpai with Location: Onya 143 East 47th St (between Lexington Ave & 3rd Ave) New York, NY 10017 [map] To reserve your spot, click here. For questions, contact Jon Hills at jhills2806@gmail.com.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Nihongo Dake Dinner

    It’s time for the last Nihongo Dake Dinner of 2009! Get ready for a truly Japanese experience at an authentic Izakaya in midtown called Onya. JETAANY has reserved the entire top floor of the restaurant. Please bring your desire to speak Japanese, exchange views about Japanese culture, and well have a good time! When: Wednesday, November 11, 7:00pm Price: $30, which includes all food ( a wide variety of appetizers and main courses) dessert, and one drink to kanpai with Location: Onya 143 East 47th St (between Lexington Ave & 3rd Ave) New York, NY 10017 [map] To reserve your spot, click here. For questions, contact Jon Hills at jhills2806@gmail.com.

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  • Sunday, October 25th Join JETAANY for an amazing fall foliage hike at Bear Mountain . We will only be 45 min outside the city but feel a world away from the chaos. It is a 3 hour round trip hike to a look out area to get a fabulous view where we can see Manhattan far in the distance. We will end the day at a German festival with bratwurst, beer, music, and crafts. Date: Sunday October 25th Time: 10am Cost: $10 We are trying to coordinate rides to all travel together. Please RSVP by Friday if you need a ride, can give a ride, or plan to take the bus. RSVP: to Monica at vicepres@jetaany.org to get further details […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Bear Mountain Hiking Trip

    Sunday, October 25th Join JETAANY for an amazing fall foliage hike at Bear Mountain . We will only be 45 min outside the city but feel a world away from the chaos. It is a 3 hour round trip hike to a look out area to get a fabulous view where we can see Manhattan far in the distance. We will end the day at a German festival with bratwurst, beer, music, and crafts. Date: Sunday October 25th Time: 10am Cost: $10 We are trying to coordinate rides to all travel together. Please RSVP by Friday if you need a ride, can give a ride, or plan to take the bus. RSVP: to Monica at vicepres@jetaany.org to get further details […]

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  • New York Peace Film Festival (NYPFF) and Japanese American United Church (JAUC) will co-host an opening of Hiroshima-Nagasaki photo poster exhibit on Monday, Oct. 26, 2009 7:00pm at JAUC, 255 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001. The exhibit runs from Monday, Oct. 26 through Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009. Admission is free. The opening ceremony will feature testimony of Mrs. Emiko Okada, Hiroshima A-Bomb survivor along with Steven Leeper, the first foreign Chairperson of Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation and peace educator, Kathleen Sullivan. 7:00pm: Greetings from NYPFF & JAUC 7:15pm: Greetings from Steven Leeper 7:30pm-8:40pm: Survivor’s story by Mrs. Emiko Okada 8:40pm: Peace Workshop by Kathleen Sullivan 9:00pm-9:30pm: Reception The exhibit is open to public everyday for 2 weeks from 1pm […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Hiroshima Survivor Speaks and Photo Exhibit in NYC

    New York Peace Film Festival (NYPFF) and Japanese American United Church (JAUC) will co-host an opening of Hiroshima-Nagasaki photo poster exhibit on Monday, Oct. 26, 2009 7:00pm at JAUC, 255 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001. The exhibit runs from Monday, Oct. 26 through Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009. Admission is free. The opening ceremony will feature testimony of Mrs. Emiko Okada, Hiroshima A-Bomb survivor along with Steven Leeper, the first foreign Chairperson of Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation and peace educator, Kathleen Sullivan. 7:00pm: Greetings from NYPFF & JAUC 7:15pm: Greetings from Steven Leeper 7:30pm-8:40pm: Survivor’s story by Mrs. Emiko Okada 8:40pm: Peace Workshop by Kathleen Sullivan 9:00pm-9:30pm: Reception The exhibit is open to public everyday for 2 weeks from 1pm […]

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  • Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:00pm – 9:00pm Lederhosen 39 Grove Street (at Bleecker St) New York, NY Come hang out with your fellow JET alums at this awesome German bar in the West Village. We have a couple benches reserved for our group. Check out the food and beer menu! Take the 1 train to the Christopher Street subway station in Manhattan and walk one block west to the corner of Bleeker Street & Grove Street.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    JETAANY Oktoberfest Happy Hour

    Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:00pm – 9:00pm Lederhosen 39 Grove Street (at Bleecker St) New York, NY Come hang out with your fellow JET alums at this awesome German bar in the West Village. We have a couple benches reserved for our group. Check out the food and beer menu! Take the 1 train to the Christopher Street subway station in Manhattan and walk one block west to the corner of Bleeker Street & Grove Street.

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  • Nippon Club October 17, 2009 145 West 57th Street (between Sixth and Seventh Avenues) Career Forum 2 pm-5:30 pm Meet with Recruiters 5:30pm-6:30pm Cocktail Buffet Reception 6:30pm-8:30pm For more information and to RSVP, contact Laura Smith of the Japan Local Government Center at smith (at) jlgc (dot) org.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Welcome Home Reception and Career Forum

    Nippon Club October 17, 2009 145 West 57th Street (between Sixth and Seventh Avenues) Career Forum 2 pm-5:30 pm Meet with Recruiters 5:30pm-6:30pm Cocktail Buffet Reception 6:30pm-8:30pm For more information and to RSVP, contact Laura Smith of the Japan Local Government Center at smith (at) jlgc (dot) org.

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  • CAVE New York Butoh Festival — Ko Murobushi’s latest solo, “Quick Silver” returns due to public demand and will be performed on November 12 and 13 at Dance New Amsterdam. Murobushi trained and performed with one of Butoh’s creators, Tatsumi Hijikata. The performance is part of the CAVE New York Butoh Festival -The Butoh-Kan Phase. Photo by Miro Ito. “Quick Silver” by Ko Murobushi Dance New Amsterdam 2009 CAVE New York Butoh Festival. November 12 & 13, 7:30 pm (Thurs & Fri) After Performance Talk on Nov. 13 Dance New Amsterdam, 280 Broadway, 2nd Floor (entrance on Chambers) Co-produced by Dance New Amsterdam and The CAVE New York Butoh Festival-Butoh-Kan Phase Students $20 Non-Students $24 Tickets: Dance New Amsterdam box […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    CAVE New York Butoh Festival

    CAVE New York Butoh Festival — Ko Murobushi’s latest solo, “Quick Silver” returns due to public demand and will be performed on November 12 and 13 at Dance New Amsterdam. Murobushi trained and performed with one of Butoh’s creators, Tatsumi Hijikata. The performance is part of the CAVE New York Butoh Festival -The Butoh-Kan Phase. Photo by Miro Ito. “Quick Silver” by Ko Murobushi Dance New Amsterdam 2009 CAVE New York Butoh Festival. November 12 & 13, 7:30 pm (Thurs & Fri) After Performance Talk on Nov. 13 Dance New Amsterdam, 280 Broadway, 2nd Floor (entrance on Chambers) Co-produced by Dance New Amsterdam and The CAVE New York Butoh Festival-Butoh-Kan Phase Students $20 Non-Students $24 Tickets: Dance New Amsterdam box […]

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