Posts made in May, 2012

Unfamiliar Japanese Martial Arts from the Pre-Edo Period

Posted by on May 11, 2012 in Events, General | 0 comments

Unfamiliar Japanese Martial Arts from the Pre-Edo Period

“Unfamiliar Japanese Martial Arts from the Pre-Edo Period” 「日本でもほとんど知られていない江戸時代以前の武術」 Organizers: The Japan Foundation, Consulate General of Japan at Chicago, and N-dimensional Japan Special Guest Lecturers from Japan: 甲野善紀(Yoshinori Kono) and 甲野陽紀(Harunori Kono) (Japanese Martial Arts Masters/Body Technique Researchers) http://www.shouseikan.com/index.html http://web.me.com/taberunori/HKHP/Home.html Date: Monday, May 28, 2012 14:00-16:30: Lecture and Demonstration Location: Room 100, Ralph Rapson Hall, U of Minnesota 17:30-19:30: Workshop Location: To be announced Japanese Sweets and...

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The 8th Kanna Club in May

Posted by on May 11, 2012 in Events, General | 0 comments

The 8th Kanna Club in May

Please be sure to fill out the form regardless of your payment! If you pay by paypal, fill out the form and then pay through paypal. Thanks! 1. Registration form – REGISTER RIGHT NOW ******************************* The May Kanna Club will be held on Tuesday, May 15th, at Fujiya Restaurant in uptown Minneapolis. This is the JASM Networking event for all JASM Members and friends. The doors will open at 5:30 pm, and the program will run from 6-8 pm. For this Kanna Club, there will be games! Please RSVP right now to sign up this from→Registration Form We look forward to welcoming you on the 15th! The secret question for bonus points on your Kanna Club card...

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MISCA’s Second Annual Cherry Tree Festival

Posted by on May 3, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

   Join us as we enjoy the Cherry Tree Blossoms Eat Japanese Sweets and Drink Lemonade  Play Games  And have the Ceremonial Ringing of the  Bell of Two Friends and best of all it is FREE! Sunday, May 13th at 2p.m. at Nicollet Island Park by the Cherry Trees and the “Bell of Two Friends” Download PDF for more...

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Harukaze Festival of Japanese Book and Paper Arts

Posted by on May 3, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

  The Harukaze Festival by Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA)  will welcome hundreds of visitors to a day-long community open house with hands-on participation activities for youth and adults. May 19 – July15, 2012  Shin Jidai: Contemporary Japanese Book and Paper Art April 4 – July 15, 2012  The Bridge: East Asian Brush Painting May 19 – July 29, 2012  Wishes for the sky Please Download PDF for more...

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Corporate Roundtable-Andersen Windows-

Posted by on May 2, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

Corporate Roundtable-Andersen Windows-

Corporate Roundtable “Andersen Windows—Responds to Economic Challenges with Initiatives in Japan”   Enhance your understanding of the Japanese market with the Japan America Society of Minnesota Corporate Roundtable, a program featuring speakers from the Board of Directors, corporate member companies and their colleagues from Japan How has the Japanese construction industry fared during these times of economic challenges?  The Corporate Roundtable for May 2012 will focus on the work of Andersen Corporation and their role in the housing market in Japan. Michael Brown, Director of International Sales and Marketing of Andersen Corporation, will discuss the work...

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