Archive for September, 2009

REMINDER: JQ SUBSCRIPTION FOR PRINT ISSUES DEADLINE IS SEPT. 30

To preserve our budget for alumni events, and in an effort to be greener and save paper, JETAANY will begin charging for print copies of JQ Magazine. The cost is $12 for 4 issues and you will only have the opportunity to sign up once a year – annual subscriptions will occur each fall.  Please note that the magazine, in its entirety, is also available online. If you would like to sign up to receive a paper copy by mail, please follow this PayPal link by the end of Wednesday, September 30 or e-mail magazinesubscriptions@jetaany.org for more information. Remember you must put “JQ subscription” and your desired mailing address in the PayPal comments box. SUMMER 2009 ISSUE Past Issues of […]

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    When: Thurs Sept 24th, 6:30PMWhere: Japan Local Government Center, 3 Park Ave (b/w 33rd and 34th)RSVP: Chau at community@jetaany.org(space limited to first 30 respondees) Mark your calendars for the next Quarterly meeting because JETAANY has some exciting announcements to make! Next summer, NYC will play host, for the first time ever, to the JETAA National Conference, an event involving all 19 US chapters of JETAA. Also being discussed is the upcoming Career Forum in October. To reserve your spot, send your name, phone and JET years to community@jetaany.org.
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  • JETAANY Quarterly Meeting

    When: Thurs Sept 24th, 6:30PMWhere: Japan Local Government Center, 3 Park Ave (b/w 33rd and 34th)RSVP: Chau at community@jetaany.org(space limited to first 30 respondees) Mark your calendars for the next Quarterly meeting because JETAANY has some exciting announcements to make! Next summer, NYC will play host, for the first time ever, to the JETAA National Conference, an event involving all 19 US chapters of JETAA. Also being discussed is the upcoming Career Forum in October. To reserve your spot, send your name, phone and JET years to community@jetaany.org.

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    Fall Foliage/Festival Trip ****This is a combined event with New England JETAA**** Saturday October 10 RSVP: social@nejetaa.com Join the New England JETs as they celebrate the beautiful red, orange and yellow fall foliage at the Fall Festival in Ashfield, MA. Festival will feature live music and dance, crafts, and seasonal foods: apple pies, amazing apple cider, fried dough with maple cream, pumpkin games, artisans and…PUMPKIN DONUTS! For more festival information, check out: http://www.ashfieldfallfestival.org/. NEJETAA will coordinate carpools from Boston, though if enough NY JETs are interested, carpools can be arranged from NYC as well. Saturday evening camping trip also in the works. Stay tuned.
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  • Fall Foliage/Festival Trip

    Fall Foliage/Festival Trip ****This is a combined event with New England JETAA**** Saturday October 10 RSVP: social@nejetaa.com Join the New England JETs as they celebrate the beautiful red, orange and yellow fall foliage at the Fall Festival in Ashfield, MA. Festival will feature live music and dance, crafts, and seasonal foods: apple pies, amazing apple cider, fried dough with maple cream, pumpkin games, artisans and…PUMPKIN DONUTS! For more festival information, check out: http://www.ashfieldfallfestival.org/. NEJETAA will coordinate carpools from Boston, though if enough NY JETs are interested, carpools can be arranged from NYC as well. Saturday evening camping trip also in the works. Stay tuned.

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    Friday September 25, 2009 7:00 – 10:00 p.m @ Slattery’s Midtown Pub (8 East 36th St) Enjoy Drink Specials, Raffles, and Prizes 100% of cash tips will support to NY de Volunteer’s Explore Japanese After School Program @ New York City Parks and Recreation Center. “The Explore Japanese Culture After School Program” provides New York City youth opportunities to cultivate a sense of “Global Citizenship” by exposing them to different cultures and value systems. NY de Volunteer fosters the interests of children by introducing them to fun and creative Japanese cultural activities. In an active partnership with the New York City Parks and Recreation Department, our programs serve hundreds of children in communities throughout all five boroughs.” More info
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  • NY de Volunteer Happy Hour Fundraiser

    Friday September 25, 2009 7:00 – 10:00 p.m @ Slattery’s Midtown Pub (8 East 36th St) Enjoy Drink Specials, Raffles, and Prizes 100% of cash tips will support to NY de Volunteer’s Explore Japanese After School Program @ New York City Parks and Recreation Center. “The Explore Japanese Culture After School Program” provides New York City youth opportunities to cultivate a sense of “Global Citizenship” by exposing them to different cultures and value systems. NY de Volunteer fosters the interests of children by introducing them to fun and creative Japanese cultural activities. In an active partnership with the New York City Parks and Recreation Department, our programs serve hundreds of children in communities throughout all five boroughs.” More info

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    Tuesday, October 6 The Book: The Pillow Book (BOOK CHANGED) Please bring one discussion question or topic to the meeting.Please bring one discussion question or topic to the meeting. Please RSVP to Jessica Langbein at jessicalangbein@yahoo.com.
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    Tuesday, October 6 The Book: The Pillow Book (BOOK CHANGED) Please bring one discussion question or topic to the meeting.Please bring one discussion question or topic to the meeting. Please RSVP to Jessica Langbein at jessicalangbein@yahoo.com.

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