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Shinnenkai 2019!

UPDATE: 2019 Shinnenkai  has been postponed to mid-March 明けましておめでとうございます!今年もよろしくお願いします! Join the Pacific Northwest JET Alumni Association as we celebrate another year! Meet new friends and reconnect with old ones as we reflect on 2018 and look ahead to 2019, the year of the boar. The PNWJETAA Council has decided to err on the side of …

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New day! – Hanami will be on Sunday 4/2! @ UW Quad 1-3 PM

Hardcore Hanami Time! Sunday, April 2nd , 1-3 PM                       Rain or Shine – There is no Plan B! Bundle up & bring snacks to share & warm drinks!  We’ll try to figure out the best place to hang out in the quad if it rains. See you Sunday! UPDATE: All buildings will be closed on …

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Aritsugu – A cut above the rest! (Kinokuniya Event)

“Reflections on Japanese Cooking” Saturday, Sept. 17 @ 12:30 pm Beginning with 16th century sword making traditions for the Imperial House of Japan to arguably some of the finest cutlery produced today, Fujiwara Aritsugu and his name are still synonymous with fine blades. Celebrating a new book simply titled, “Aritsugu“, Kinokuniya Bookstore in Seattle is hosting a special presentation this …

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Japan Fair – Bellevue’s newest Japan-Related Event Debuts This Labor Day Weekend!

Check out the newest Japan-related event to debut on the “Eastside” this weekend in Bellevue!  Carrying on the legacy set by “Aki Matsuri”, Japan Fair 2016 promises to showcase traditional and new Japanese arts and culture.  Explore the “Market Place” and information booths to learn about the newest products and technology from Japan. Pre-order the great …

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Dancing, Drums, Dragons & MORE!!! Starting this weekend 7/16 & 17!

Check out these fun events to keep you busy through the end of July & to meet up with other JET alumni*! If you’re wondering what to do this weekend, here are two great options in the International District! Dragon Fest 2016* in the International District, SAT (7/16), 12 – 8 PM & SUN (7/17) 12 – 6 …

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[Event] PNWJETAA Seattle Storm: Opening Game & Ramu Tokashiki Edition

PNWJETAA will be hosting a group at the Seattle Storm’s opening game on May 22nd, Key Arena, at 4PM!   Thanks to the Consulate General of Japan Seattle for helping us arrange special group price tickets – the Consulate General will be attending, as well as Japanese community groups, and several national Japan media groups, …

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[Event] April Nomikai and Networking

  For our April event, we’ve secured space for thirty at Hurry Curry Tokyo of Seattle and it doubles up with the Friday of the Seattle Cherry Blossom and Japanese Cultural Festival at Fisher Pavilion in Seattle Center! South Lake Union is usually quieter in the evenings as local Amazonian take a deep breath and …

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