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SAVE THE DATE; Baseball: Twins vs.Texas Rangers

Posted by on Mar 13, 2012 in Events, General | 0 comments

SAVE THE DATE; Baseball: Twins vs.Texas Rangers

BASEBALL: TWINS VS. TEXAS RANGERS Date:  Saturday, April 14th, 2012 Game Time:   12:10pm Seats:   Home Plate View (HPV) Upper deck. Join JASM in a group outing to see the Twins play against the Texas Rangers and their new Japanese ace pitcher, Yu Darvish!  Darvish used to play on the Nippon Ham Fighters and was quite a sensation in Japan. Tickets are $25 each and are limited (this is a discounted group price!) Please *RSVP with an advanced purchase by Wednesday, April 4th.  JASM members will sit together and to cheer on the home team. Go Twins!   RSVP by Paypal, phone (612-627-9357), or e-mail (jasm@us-japan.org) Number of tickets 1 – $25.00 USD2...

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SAVE THE DATE; Annual Meeting in April

Posted by on Mar 13, 2012 in Events, General | 0 comments

SAVE THE DATE; Annual Meeting in April

ANNUAL MEETING Date: Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 Time: 6:30pm Place: Riverplace Conference room, 1st floor (near Kikugawa) 43 Main St SE Minneapolis, MN 55414 Plan to come to the JASM Annual Meeting to hear about the past year and to learn about the plans and goals for the 2012 year, our 40th Anniversary. New JASM members are especially welcome to this event for the opportunity to network and meet other JASM members in an informative meeting. We welcome both corporate and individual members to attend this important JASM gathering. Light refreshments will be served. Please *RSVP by Thursday, March 29th. Meeting is expected to last between 45 minutes to an hour, with...

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Kizuna-One Year Later

Posted by on Mar 8, 2012 in Events, General | 0 comments

Kizuna-One Year Later

Please join the gather to show support for the victims of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. Meet at the Spirit of Peace statue and we will fold cranes for hope and peace. When; Saturday, March 10th Where; Lyndale Park Peace Garden (4214 Roseway Road, Minneapolis, Minnesota) Time;6pm-9pm Free Admission Please bring some candles for lightning to commemorate the souls of numerous quake victims, 15,645 people at present.

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The 6th Kanna Club in March

Posted by on Mar 6, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

The 6th Kanna Club in March

RSVP NOW! The January Kanna Club was at the Sajiya Restaurant in St. Paul with 28 participants coming out to partake in delicious food and good company.  It was a memorable event that welcomed many new faces and JASM members as well. Unfortunately, we canceled the February Kanna Club, although we will be back on March 20th at Kikugawa. More information will be given on this page next month and also in the March JASM Newsletter! What is Kanna Club?   The 6th Kanna Club in March Tuesday, March 20th at Kikugawa Restaurant in Riverplace (43 Main St SE Minneapolis, MN 55414)  Doors open 5:30pm, Program starts 6pm JASM member $10, Non-member $12   !! RSVP NOW !!  Please...

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Kizuna Project(Pictures from Children at affected areas)

Posted by on Mar 6, 2012 in Events, General | 0 comments

Kizuna Project(Pictures from Children at affected areas)

The Kizuna project, supported by Consulate General of Japan at Chicago, is an exhibition of pictures drawn by children from the areas effected by the Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan. We would like to share the thanks and appreciation of these children and their families to all who helped and donated last year. Students from six different elementary schools from the towns of Onagawa, Miyagi Prefecture; Matsushima-City in the Nobiru area, Miyagi Prefecture; and the village of Iitate, Fukushima Prefecture drew pictures. The themes are “Thank you, people from around the world”, “Myself in 10 years”, and “Things I want to do”. These pictures were displayed with...

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