Well, it’s been a while since we’ve been active on the web page, and it’s time to change that! With new integration tools at our disposal we’re in a better position to link things between here, Facebook, and Twitter, as well as have a unified calendar. We want to make sure everyone is on the same page as far as events and activities go! ワクワク！Expect an update on elections later today!
“Who’s free for an afternoon at Martin House Brewery in Fort Worth next Saturday? Hope to see you there!”
Please RSVP via Facebook.
Join Texoma JETAA pals and 8 Fukushima University students (6 Japanese and 2 International) for a lovely Restaurant Weeks brunch at Ouisie’s Table located at 3939 San Felipe St, Houston, Texas 77027 (brunch will be $25/pp)
The students are all participating in the “Business English Internship: Texas 2014” program. This is the 5th year of this program, which promotes the students’ English skills as well as their cultural understanding of the US and US government institutions. 6 of the students are interning at the City of Houston, and 2 are at the Harris County Housing Authority.
The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth is hosting our 12th annual Mochitsuki New Year’s Celebration on January 15th, 2012. Bring the family to this annual festival presented by the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth featuring Japanese New Year traditions. Performers include Kotokai Aikido, Kotomi-kai Koto Ensemble, Dallas Kiyari Daiko, Cherry Blossom Chorus, and Daffron Kids Yosakoi Dancers. Watch rice being pounded for mochi (rice cakes), a treat you can sample with various toppings (including Sendai specialty kurumi,walnut paste). There will also be cultural activities, displays, and traditional games for children. Sponsored by Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.
DATE: Sunday, January 15th, 2012
TIME: 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
PLACE: Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., 2801 Telecom Parkway, Richardson, TX 75082
COST: $8 for non-members, $5 for JASDFW members, $2 for children aged 6-12 yrs, FREE for children aged 5 yrs and under