Tag Archive: Japan

Sep 14

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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Aug 29

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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Aug 12

Japan Night with the Seattle Storm! 8/31/16

Cheer on Ramu Tokashiki and the Seattle Storm as they host the Dallas Wings for Celebrate Japan Night!  After the game, stay for a special Q&A Session with Ramu-san! Date and Time: Wednesday, August 31, 7:00 p.m. Location: Key Arena Purchase Tickets: HERE                                                                                                     $18 per person (enter special promo code: JAPANNIGHT to get this special …

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Aug 06

CLAIR & Nat-Geo Want Your Images of Japan! (Deadline 8/31/16)

We all have special memories of things we saw in Japan, while on the JET Program.  Think about sharing those images and your impressions through photos, videos and your own words.  To celebrate 30 years of the JET Program and to promote Japan, CLAIR is seeking submissions for their “Arigato Campaign” and for their JET …

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Jul 28

Sending Off the New JETs in Style!

On Saturday, July 23rd members of PNWJETAA gathered bright and early at Sea-Tac International Airport to wish the newest group of JETs good luck as they headed off for Japan! The departing JETs received cool PNWJETAA swag including logo tagged mini-towels and folding fans to help the JETs stay cool, when they first arrive in …

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Jan 30

Shinnenkai Music Performance!

And…if there already wasn’t enough reason to come by Shinnenkai, we’ll also have a very special performance by our own JET Alum, Shun Endo!  Please take a look at the video below for a sneak peek of one of the songs he will be performing. See you there! Music Video: マル・マル・モリ・モリ

Jan 22

Save the date – SeattleJapanRelief Anniversary Event

Please mark your calendars for Sunday, March 11th.  SeattleJapanRelief.org, of which PNWJETAA is a coalition member, will be holding an event at Seattle Center to mark the one year anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.  The all-day event will focus on remembrance, preparedness and rebuilding. Please visit SeattleJapanRelief.org for more information.  And …

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