Archive for January, 2014

  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/15/jetaany-shinnenkai-katsuhama/"></div>Ring in 2014, at our annual JETAANY Shinnenkai (New Year Gathering) at Katsuhama (55th street location). Eat, drink, be merry, make new friends, and get back in touch with old ones.  We have reserved a private space on the second floor for our group. This is our final quarterly meeting of the fiscal year.  If you have ideas for events or want to learn how to get involved, then please join us! Katsuhama http://www.katsuhama.com/ Date: Wednesday January 29th at 7pm Location: 43 West 55th street, New York, NY Dinner: Shared appetizers and Chicken and Pork Katsu (veggie option available on request) Price: $13 (drinks not included) Secure your spot through PayPal SOLD OUT Questions: contact Monica at president [at] jetaany […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/15/jetaany-shinnenkai-katsuhama/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (1/29) JETAANY Shinnenkai @ Katsuhama SOLD OUT

    Ring in 2014, at our annual JETAANY Shinnenkai (New Year Gathering) at Katsuhama (55th street location). Eat, drink, be merry, make new friends, and get back in touch with old ones.  We have reserved a private space on the second floor for our group. This is our final quarterly meeting of the fiscal year.  If you have ideas for events or want to learn how to get involved, then please join us! Katsuhama http://www.katsuhama.com/ Date: Wednesday January 29th at 7pm Location: 43 West 55th street, New York, NY Dinner: Shared appetizers and Chicken and Pork Katsu (veggie option available on request) Price: $13 (drinks not included) Secure your spot through PayPal SOLD OUT Questions: contact Monica at president [at] jetaany […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/calling-writers-japan-week-ny-tourism-ambassador/"></div>JET alumni are invited to be “Tourism Ambassadors” for Japan Week NY, held at Grand Central Station from March 6-8, 2014.  As JETs we have many opportunities to explore and connect with Japan by seeing places that are off the beaten path.  Do you have a favorite town, restaurant, onsen, minshuku or historical site that you want to share?  Not only will you be sharing your love of Japan with the public, you will offer recognition and promote tourism to that area. Your story will be shared on the Japan Week website and entered into the competition. The highest quality submissions will be awarded the prizes below. ***Contest*** 1st place: Win a 7 day “Japan Rail Pass” (Or Amex gift card […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/calling-writers-japan-week-ny-tourism-ambassador/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Calling all writers – Be a Japan Week NY Tourism Ambassador! DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB 28th

    JET alumni are invited to be “Tourism Ambassadors” for Japan Week NY, held at Grand Central Station from March 6-8, 2014.  As JETs we have many opportunities to explore and connect with Japan by seeing places that are off the beaten path.  Do you have a favorite town, restaurant, onsen, minshuku or historical site that you want to share?  Not only will you be sharing your love of Japan with the public, you will offer recognition and promote tourism to that area. Your story will be shared on the Japan Week website and entered into the competition. The highest quality submissions will be awarded the prizes below. ***Contest*** 1st place: Win a 7 day “Japan Rail Pass” (Or Amex gift card […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/japan-day-art-contest-deadline-27/"></div>Calling For Artists!! Accepting submissions for 3rd Annual “Japan Day Art Contest” Japan Day is now accepting submissions for the 3rd Annual “Japan Day Art Contest.” We will be selecting our “Japan Day Official Artist 2014” whose artwork will become the official image of Japan Day @ Central Park 2014 and will be used for our Official Poster, Program, Flyer and T-shirts. Japan Day Official Artist 2014 will also receive a pair of round-trip economy class tickets to Japan, provided by ANA.** This year, Director Amon Miyamoto, who is widely known in Japan and worldwide, is joiningJapan Day Art Contest as our special guest juror. A special “Amon Miyamoto Award” will begiven to one of the entries. Winners of all […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/japan-day-art-contest-deadline-27/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Japan Day Art Contest (deadline Extended 2/24 )

    Calling For Artists!! Accepting submissions for 3rd Annual “Japan Day Art Contest” Japan Day is now accepting submissions for the 3rd Annual “Japan Day Art Contest.” We will be selecting our “Japan Day Official Artist 2014” whose artwork will become the official image of Japan Day @ Central Park 2014 and will be used for our Official Poster, Program, Flyer and T-shirts. Japan Day Official Artist 2014 will also receive a pair of round-trip economy class tickets to Japan, provided by ANA.** This year, Director Amon Miyamoto, who is widely known in Japan and worldwide, is joiningJapan Day Art Contest as our special guest juror. A special “Amon Miyamoto Award” will begiven to one of the entries. Winners of all […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/january-nihongo-dake-dinner-oriental-garden/"></div>Akemashite omedetou gozaimasu! Join us for the first Nihongo Dake Dinner of 2014. Come practice your Japanese with JETAA members and native speakers over delicious Chinese food.  We’ll meet at Oriental Garden in Chinatown. The price includes a family-style Chinese dinner (with some vegetarian options) and one beer. Space is limited so please RSVP quickly and pay in advance via PayPal. Deadline is noon on Thursday, 1/23. Yoroshiku onegai shimasu! When: Thursday, January 23rd 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where:  Oriental Garden (14 Elizabeth St, New York, NY 10013, http://orientalgardenny.tumblr.com/) Cost/RSVP:  $10 RSVP via paypal Questions:  Contact  Jessica Langbein at jessica.langbein@gmail.com<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/january-nihongo-dake-dinner-oriental-garden/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (1/23) January Nihongo Dake Dinner @ Oriental Garden

    Akemashite omedetou gozaimasu! Join us for the first Nihongo Dake Dinner of 2014. Come practice your Japanese with JETAA members and native speakers over delicious Chinese food.  We’ll meet at Oriental Garden in Chinatown. The price includes a family-style Chinese dinner (with some vegetarian options) and one beer. Space is limited so please RSVP quickly and pay in advance via PayPal. Deadline is noon on Thursday, 1/23. Yoroshiku onegai shimasu! When: Thursday, January 23rd 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where:  Oriental Garden (14 Elizabeth St, New York, NY 10013, http://orientalgardenny.tumblr.com/) Cost/RSVP:  $10 RSVP via paypal Questions:  Contact  Jessica Langbein at jessica.langbein@gmail.com

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/jersey-jetaa-shinenkai-29/"></div>Celebrate the start of 2014 with your New Jersey JETAA friends.  Join us for $22, All-You-Can-Eat Sushi including unlimited fresh sushi, sashimi, and vegetable tempura.  Plus enjoy Japanese appetizers, salads, udon and desserts.  Make new friends and catch up with old ones.  This event is open for JET’s friends and family.  Please RSVP through PayPal to secure your spot at the party. Sunday February 9th at 6pm Sushi Palace 4437 New Jersey 27 Princeton, NJ 08540 www.sushipalace.net Questions Contact: Lesley njrep@jetaany.org<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2014/01/14/jersey-jetaa-shinenkai-29/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (2/9) New Jersey JETAA Shinenkai

    Celebrate the start of 2014 with your New Jersey JETAA friends.  Join us for $22, All-You-Can-Eat Sushi including unlimited fresh sushi, sashimi, and vegetable tempura.  Plus enjoy Japanese appetizers, salads, udon and desserts.  Make new friends and catch up with old ones.  This event is open for JET’s friends and family.  Please RSVP through PayPal to secure your spot at the party. Sunday February 9th at 6pm Sushi Palace 4437 New Jersey 27 Princeton, NJ 08540 www.sushipalace.net Questions Contact: Lesley njrep@jetaany.org

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