Registration for the 2012 Summer Institute is Now Open!
Y.-H. Tohsaku (University of California, San Diego) Hiroko Kataoka (California State University, Long Beach)
Date: July 25, 26 and 27
Time: 8 AM to 4:30 PM
Place: The Newly Remodeled Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Washington/Japanese Language School
Course Details coming soon!
Upon completing the . . . → Read More: 2012 Summer Institute: Developing Scaffolding Activities for All Skills: Making Japanese Learning Easier and More Fun
To overcome the heat in summer, Sobameshi is a really nice choice for everyone to take a look at. Sobameshi is an unique dish in Kobe, Hyogo. Sobameshi is known as a Japanese stir-fry noodle cooked with rice. This name is originated in the western region of Japan, in which Soba indicates “chukamen”- a . . . → Read More: Hyogo Spotlight: Sobameshi
Children in Yukata
The Himeji Yukata Matsuri (姫路ゆかたまつり) is an exciting summer festival that takes place in Himeji. It is one of the biggest festivals in western Japan; over 800 vendors line the streets and there is a popular parade with children wearing various yukata and carrying traditional lanterns.
The festival originated around . . . → Read More: Hyogo Spotlight: Himeji Yukata Festival
Sun, March 11, 2012 ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT A Day of REMEMBRANCE, a Day of PREPAREDNESS, a Day of REBUILDING
Date: Sunday , March 11, 2012 Location: Seattle Center 10am to 2pm – Presentations/Activities @ Fisher Pavilion 2pm to 3pm – Ceremony @ Kobe Bell
SeattleJapanRelief.org and the Consulate-General of Japan in Seattle will hold a special . . . → Read More: seattlejapanrelief.org One Year Anniversary Event