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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2012/05/15/523-nihongo-dake-dinner-feile-irish-pub/"></div>Join JETAANY for our May Nihongo Dake Dinner @ Feile Irish Pub Wednesday May 23rd – Come meet fellow JETAANY members and Japanese speakers at our monthly language exchange, Nihongo Dake Dinner, starting at 6:30pm. This month we’ll be tapping into the luck of the Irish at Feile Restaurant and Bar, known for their angry bleu cheese burger and great selection of draught beers. Any and all levels of Japanese speakers welcome! (Some of our Japanese friends love meeting new people for English conversation!) To RSVP, please email Kendall at vicepres @ jetaany.org When:  Wednesday, May 23rd, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Feile Restaurant and Bar  http://www.feilenyc.com 131 West 33rd Street (between 7th and 6th Ave) RSVP: Send email […]<!-- 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/2012/05/15/523-nihongo-dake-dinner-feile-irish-pub/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (5/23) May Nihongo Dake Dinner @ Feile Irish Pub

    Join JETAANY for our May Nihongo Dake Dinner @ Feile Irish Pub Wednesday May 23rd – Come meet fellow JETAANY members and Japanese speakers at our monthly language exchange, Nihongo Dake Dinner, starting at 6:30pm. This month we’ll be tapping into the luck of the Irish at Feile Restaurant and Bar, known for their angry bleu cheese burger and great selection of draught beers. Any and all levels of Japanese speakers welcome! (Some of our Japanese friends love meeting new people for English conversation!) To RSVP, please email Kendall at vicepres @ jetaany.org When:  Wednesday, May 23rd, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Feile Restaurant and Bar  http://www.feilenyc.com 131 West 33rd Street (between 7th and 6th Ave) RSVP: Send email […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2012/04/25/volunteer-jetaany-japan-day-central-park-513/"></div>Volunteer at the Yo-Yo Balloon Tent with JETAANY JAPAN DAY @ Central Park Sunday, May 13th On Sunday May 13th, JETAANY and the Japan Society will be hosting the Yo-Yo Balloon Tent at Japan Day in Central Park. We’ll be helping visitors “fish” for Yo-yo Balloons and need volunteers to assist in many areas of the booth – including greeting the guests, explaining the game, prepping water balloons and assisting children with the game. All volunteers will get a delicious bento lunch, a drink and a free Japan Day t-shirt, plus meet tons of fun people and teach the NYC community a fun Japanese festival game. Volunteers are needed for two shifts: #1 Morning 8am-12pm (free breakfast provided by 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/2012/04/25/volunteer-jetaany-japan-day-central-park-513/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Volunteer team FULL for JAPAN DAY @ Central Park (5/13)

    Volunteer at the Yo-Yo Balloon Tent with JETAANY JAPAN DAY @ Central Park Sunday, May 13th On Sunday May 13th, JETAANY and the Japan Society will be hosting the Yo-Yo Balloon Tent at Japan Day in Central Park. We’ll be helping visitors “fish” for Yo-yo Balloons and need volunteers to assist in many areas of the booth – including greeting the guests, explaining the game, prepping water balloons and assisting children with the game. All volunteers will get a delicious bento lunch, a drink and a free Japan Day t-shirt, plus meet tons of fun people and teach the NYC community a fun Japanese festival game. Volunteers are needed for two shifts: #1 Morning 8am-12pm (free breakfast provided by JETAANY) […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2012/04/06/jetaany-hanami-central-park-415/"></div>Join JETAANY for Hanami Picnic in Central Park! With the warm weather, the cherry blossoms are in early bloom. Don’t miss your chance to revel in their beauty – join us in Central Park  on April 15th for a Hanami Picnic. The JETAANY picnic will be behind the MET Museum (see map) starting at 12pm. Enter Central Park on the east side at 84th street or 79th street, and on the west side enter at 79th street. We will be sitting under the trees on the east side of the great lawn. This is a free event! Just bring anything you’d want to have for a picnic – blankets, snacks and drinks to share – plus park activities like frisbee, […]<!-- 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/2012/04/06/jetaany-hanami-central-park-415/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    JETAANY Hanami in Central Park (4/15)

    Join JETAANY for Hanami Picnic in Central Park! With the warm weather, the cherry blossoms are in early bloom. Don’t miss your chance to revel in their beauty – join us in Central Park  on April 15th for a Hanami Picnic. The JETAANY picnic will be behind the MET Museum (see map) starting at 12pm. Enter Central Park on the east side at 84th street or 79th street, and on the west side enter at 79th street. We will be sitting under the trees on the east side of the great lawn. This is a free event! Just bring anything you’d want to have for a picnic – blankets, snacks and drinks to share – plus park activities like frisbee, […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2012/04/03/jetaany-donates-1750-live-dream-taylor-anderson-story/"></div>With proceeds raised from the Artists Showcase and recent Meishi Exchange, JETAANY is proud to be able to support production of Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story with a donation of $1750. This film is a story about Taylor Anderson and all the young people who travel the world trying to make a difference. As stories began to surface from the affected areas via the internet, Producer/Director Regge Life found an interest in telling the stories of the JET teachers who had lost their lives in the disasters. “[Having met JET teachers in the course of previous film work,] I knew the dedication and the hard work that goes into being an assistant English teacher, but there was something […]<!-- 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/2012/04/03/jetaany-donates-1750-live-dream-taylor-anderson-story/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    JETAANY Donates $1750 to Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story

    With proceeds raised from the Artists Showcase and recent Meishi Exchange, JETAANY is proud to be able to support production of Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story with a donation of $1750. This film is a story about Taylor Anderson and all the young people who travel the world trying to make a difference. As stories began to surface from the affected areas via the internet, Producer/Director Regge Life found an interest in telling the stories of the JET teachers who had lost their lives in the disasters. “[Having met JET teachers in the course of previous film work,] I knew the dedication and the hard work that goes into being an assistant English teacher, but there was something […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2012/03/31/nihongo-dake-movie-night-jiro-dreams-sushi/"></div>Come to our first ever Nihongo Dake Movie Night! Jiro Dreams of Sushi tells the story of Jiro Ono, a world famous sushi chef with a small restaurant in a Tokyo subway station. Critics have given the film high praise as a “thoughtful and elegant meditation on work, family, and the art of perfection, chronicling Jiro’s life as both an unparalleled success in the culinary world, and a loving yet complicated father.” The film is playing at IFC Center (323 6th Avenue) at 8:00pm. Anyone interested in joining should meet at the movie theater at 7:30 to get tickets (pay individually), buy refreshments and find seats. For questions, please contact Kendall Murano at vicepres at jetaany.org Hope to see you […]<!-- 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/2012/03/31/nihongo-dake-movie-night-jiro-dreams-sushi/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Nihongo Dake Movie Night – Jiro Dreams of Sushi

    Come to our first ever Nihongo Dake Movie Night! Jiro Dreams of Sushi tells the story of Jiro Ono, a world famous sushi chef with a small restaurant in a Tokyo subway station. Critics have given the film high praise as a “thoughtful and elegant meditation on work, family, and the art of perfection, chronicling Jiro’s life as both an unparalleled success in the culinary world, and a loving yet complicated father.” The film is playing at IFC Center (323 6th Avenue) at 8:00pm. Anyone interested in joining should meet at the movie theater at 7:30 to get tickets (pay individually), buy refreshments and find seats. For questions, please contact Kendall Murano at vicepres at jetaany.org Hope to see you […]

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