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  • <div class="at-above-post-cat-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-cat-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-cat-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-cat-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-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2013/03/15/spring-hike-breakneck-ridge/"></div>Tired of being cooped up all winter? Up for a challenge? It’s time to get outdoors and celebrate spring with a hike up Breakneck Ridge! This trail is the creme de la creme of hikes in the Tristate area. You’ll be rewarded with unparalleled views at the top of this challenging peak*. Pack your own lunch and we’ll eat it at the top. *While no advanced hiking skill is needed, please note that the first part of this hike is strenuous with some rock scrambling. Please wear shoes with a good tread and comfortable clothing. We will be going very slowly and spotting each other. When: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 8:30am-5:40pm Meet at 8:30AM at the clock in Grand Central […]<!-- 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-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2013/03/15/spring-hike-breakneck-ridge/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Spring Hike to Breakneck Ridge

    Tired of being cooped up all winter? Up for a challenge? It’s time to get outdoors and celebrate spring with a hike up Breakneck Ridge! This trail is the creme de la creme of hikes in the Tristate area. You’ll be rewarded with unparalleled views at the top of this challenging peak*. Pack your own lunch and we’ll eat it at the top. *While no advanced hiking skill is needed, please note that the first part of this hike is strenuous with some rock scrambling. Please wear shoes with a good tread and comfortable clothing. We will be going very slowly and spotting each other. When: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 8:30am-5:40pm Meet at 8:30AM at the clock in Grand Central […]

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