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(9/17) Summer Yukata Bar Hop in LIC Queens!

When: Saturday, September 17 3:30 pm – Until we can’t hop! Where: Rockaway Brewing Company (46-01 5th St, Long Island City, NY 11101– short walk from the 7, E and G trains) Cost: Everyone will pay for their own food/drinks. No need to do Paypal! RSVP: Let us know you’re coming and invite friends on Facebook. Questions: Katy vicepresident[at]jetaany.org Dust off those Yukata and Jinbei because it’s time for JETAANY’s Yukata Hop in Queens! Meet us at the Rockaway Brewing Company in  Long Island City and then we’ll head out to a couple other bars in the area. The route is as follows: Rockaway Brewing Company Alobar Woodbines Beer Closet LIC Landing Check our Facebook page for updates on where we are. No Yukata or Jinbei? — You should […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2016/08/09/817-meet-greet-with-the-east-japan-dream-project/"></div>Meet & Greet with the East Japan Dream Project When: Wednesday, August 17th from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Who: Any JET alumni, particularly those from the Tohoku area Where:  49 West 45th Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10036 Cost:  $22 covers sushi, sake, beer, wine and soft drinks. RSVP HERE. Kenshiro Oshima from the East Japan Dream Project has invited two students from Tohoku to give presentations about their life in Tohoku after the events of March 2011. They are in NY for two weeks to study English and fisheries. They will be accompanied by their teacher and others from Japan and will be meeting with Tohoku JET alumni. We’ll share stories over sushi, beer, sake and snacks. Feel free to RSVP for the event on Paypal […]<!-- 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/2016/08/09/817-meet-greet-with-the-east-japan-dream-project/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (8/17) Meet & Greet with the East Japan Dream Project

    Meet & Greet with the East Japan Dream Project When: Wednesday, August 17th from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Who: Any JET alumni, particularly those from the Tohoku area Where:  49 West 45th Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10036 Cost:  $22 covers sushi, sake, beer, wine and soft drinks. RSVP HERE. Kenshiro Oshima from the East Japan Dream Project has invited two students from Tohoku to give presentations about their life in Tohoku after the events of March 2011. They are in NY for two weeks to study English and fisheries. They will be accompanied by their teacher and others from Japan and will be meeting with Tohoku JET alumni. We’ll share stories over sushi, beer, sake and snacks. Feel free to RSVP for the event on Paypal […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2016/07/21/september-jetaany-book-club-the-man-in-the-high-castle/"></div>JETAA Book Club (September): The Man in the High Castle WHEN: Tuesday, September 27th, 7 PM – 8:30 PM WHERE: Japan Society (333 E 47th St) RSVP/Questions: Via Facebook or by emailing bookclub@jetaany.org. BRING:  $3-5 for pizza. Snacks for sharing are welcome. Soda will be provided. Nothing says “summer beach read” like a dystopian alternative history tale set in 1962, with Imperial Japan and Nazi Germany ruling over the former United States! Join us in September as we discuss Philip K. Dick’s Hugo Award-winning novel The Man in the High Castle. Bonus viewing: Amazon Prime’s TV show of the same name. The JETAANY Book Club is open to anyone with an interest in Japan and a love of reading. Please join […]<!-- 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/2016/07/21/september-jetaany-book-club-the-man-in-the-high-castle/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    September JETAANY Book Club: The Man in the High Castle

    JETAA Book Club (September): The Man in the High Castle WHEN: Tuesday, September 27th, 7 PM – 8:30 PM WHERE: Japan Society (333 E 47th St) RSVP/Questions: Via Facebook or by emailing bookclub@jetaany.org. BRING:  $3-5 for pizza. Snacks for sharing are welcome. Soda will be provided. Nothing says “summer beach read” like a dystopian alternative history tale set in 1962, with Imperial Japan and Nazi Germany ruling over the former United States! Join us in September as we discuss Philip K. Dick’s Hugo Award-winning novel The Man in the High Castle. Bonus viewing: Amazon Prime’s TV show of the same name. The JETAANY Book Club is open to anyone with an interest in Japan and a love of reading. Please join […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2016/07/21/2016-jetaany-sunset-boat-cruise/"></div>  JETAANY is setting sail on our annual sunset harbor cruise on Wednesday, August 10th on our own PRIVATE boat! Last year we had over 100 people in attendance.  For an AMAZING deal enjoy a 2.5 hour sunset cruise departing from the East Side and traveling around the southern end of Manhattan over to the Statue of Liberty and up the west side for amazing views of the New York Skyline (and New Jersey).  Please encourage friends, family, and colleagues to join – all are welcome!  (Though must be age 21+) When: Wednesday, August 10, 6:30pm – 9:00 pm Where: New York Skyports Marina (East River between E. 20th and 23rd Sts) [Address for Google: 24-30 FDR Drive, East Service Road, New York City, NY 10010] RSVP: via Paypal […]<!-- 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/2016/07/21/2016-jetaany-sunset-boat-cruise/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    2016 JETAANY Sunset Boat Cruise!

      JETAANY is setting sail on our annual sunset harbor cruise on Wednesday, August 10th on our own PRIVATE boat! Last year we had over 100 people in attendance.  For an AMAZING deal enjoy a 2.5 hour sunset cruise departing from the East Side and traveling around the southern end of Manhattan over to the Statue of Liberty and up the west side for amazing views of the New York Skyline (and New Jersey).  Please encourage friends, family, and colleagues to join – all are welcome!  (Though must be age 21+) When: Wednesday, August 10, 6:30pm – 9:00 pm Where: New York Skyports Marina (East River between E. 20th and 23rd Sts) [Address for Google: 24-30 FDR Drive, East Service Road, New York City, NY 10010] RSVP: via Paypal […]

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