Category: Event showcasing PNWJETAA member

Japan Night with the Seattle Mariners

Let’s show our pride for the Seattle Mariners! Although this won’t be an “official organized” JETAA event, there will be many JETs attending and we can all make a pretty good go at it. Come watch the game with other PNWJETAA members. Let

Ticket deadline for Japan Night at the Mariners!

Make sure you purchase your tickets for Japan Night on July 30th vs. the Angels before July 20th. Come watch the game with PNWJETAA. Let’s show Ichiro and Johjima what we are all about! For more information or to purchase tickets, go to or

Seattle Bon-Odori

Jul 21-22: Seattle Bon-Odori. Sat 4-10 pm, Sun 3-8pm. 75th Anniversary. The PNW JETAA is planning a mixer in the beer garden on Sunday. Enjoy some beer, dance and the company of other JETs. Mixer Info: Date: July 22nd, Sunday Time: 5:00 pm Where: Beer garden (at the back of the temple) Who: past, present …

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New JET orientation and Happy Hour Recap

The NEW JETs are all smiles as they talk about what’s to come On June 30th/July 1st, the Consulate had a training session for the new JETs, who will leave in late July. They spent two days in preparation for their move to Japan. Several alumni participated in a panel to give advice to these …

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WALK FOR RICE was a success!

Hundreds gathered for the 17th annual Walk For Rice on June 16th at Seward Park in Seattle. The PNW JETAA team was out in full force with our bright red happi & musubi/sushi headbands! This year our team was 20 strong (including 2 new 2007 JETs Colin & Bin, Consulate staff, spouses and family members …

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Lynn Miyauchi Met Prime Minister Shinzo Abe!

Lynn went to a conference of 50 JET Alumni in Washington D.C. a few months back (April 27, 2007). It was hosted by Prime Minister and Mrs. Abe, Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Shimomura, and Ambassador Kato. Lynn was able to give Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a gift from PNW JET AA. It was a ball …

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May Meeting Minutes 2007

Attached are the minutes from May 2007! Enjoy. – Shun May 2007 meeting minutes