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    About JETAASA

    JETAASA is committed to providing a network for all JET alumni in Southern Alberta in order to foster and strengthen ties between Canada and Japan, and to allow members to connect and share their experiences with each other. Click for more

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    Q: How do I become a JET alumni member?
    A: If you were a JET Programme participant and have completed your contract you are automatically eligible to become a JETAA member. Contact your nearest JETAA chapter for more information. Click for more

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    For more information about JETAASA and the Japanese community in Southern Alberta, read our quarterly publication of the Shinkansen Express newsletter. Click for more

Calgary Japanese Omatsuri 2016

Thanks to all the people that visited the JETAASA booth at the Calgary Japanese Omatsuri.

We was great seeing all kinds of people interested in the JET programme and the JET Alumni Association of Southern Alberta.

Thanks to all the wonderful volunteers running another great festival this year.

2016 JET Participants

Farewell to all the fantastic 2016 JET participants. They left Calgary on July 30th and will be attending the JET conference before going to their designated placements.

We look forward hearing from you all and the different adventures you partake while in Japan.

Japan Culture Workshop

The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary & Kotobuki-Kai are pleased to present Japan Culture Workshop for students in the 7th to 12th grades as an introduction to Japanese culture. In this 4-hour day-camp students have the chance to learn about the art of Japanese Flower Arrangement (Ikebana), taste Japanese food, get hands on experience with Taiko (Japanese drumming), and view a Japanese animated film “NITABOH”.

Japan Culture Workshop is free of charge, but reservations are required as there are a limited number of seats available. To sign up, please contact the Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary by email at: info@cl.mofa.go.jp or phone: (403) 294-0782 (ext. 108).

Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary Website: http://www.calgary.ca.emb-japan.go.jp/culture/jcw.html

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Time: 2:15PM – 6:30PM
Location: Calgary Nikkei Cultural & Senior Centre, 2236 29 St SW, Calgary, AB