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    • Japanese Business Etiquette
      ONLINE WORKSHOP

      Japanese Business Etiquette

      Friday, April 9, 12 PM
      Monday, May 10, 6:30 PM

      This business etiquette workshop is designed to teach basic Japanese phrases and behavioral skills needed in Japanese corporate environments.
    • Get to Know Japan: Kanagawa
      SERIES

      Get to Know Japan: Kanagawa

      Monday, November 2 — Wednesday, June 30

      Discover the charms of Kanagawa! Located just south of Tokyo, Kanagawa Prefecture is a unique mixture of Japanese and foreign roots. Famed for such sites as the cosmopolitan port city of Yokohama, the grand Buddhist temples of Kamakura, and the quaint hot spring town of Hakone, Kanagawa is the perfect balance of traditional and modern Japan. 
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    • To the Ends of the Earth
      FILM

      To the Ends of the Earth

      Now Streaming

      In this international co-production by Kiyoshi Kurosawa, a young television host is sent to Uzbekistan with a small crew to shoot an episode for a travel show.
      Rent
    • Manga Workshop: Basics for Aspiring Artists
      STUDENTS

      Manga Workshop: Basics for Aspiring Artists

      Wednesday, February 3 — Wednesday, April 21

      With this series, manga enthusiasts can transform their imaginations into their very own manga. This ten-session course for beginner artists will establish the basic drawing skills, character design and story development needed for manga design.
    • True Mothers
      FILM

      True Mothers

      Now Streaming

      Weaving multiple timelines and genres with a contemplative pacing and keen sense of place, hallmarks of Kawase’s work, True Mothers is “a deeply touching celebration of women who assume duties of love, support and compassion” (Awards Watch).
      Rent
    • Japanese for Kids
      FAMILY

      Japanese for Kids

      Sunday, February 7 — Sunday, April 25

      Learn Japanese through a series of fun, interactive course designed just for kids! This fall, we are offering new exploratory sessions for children ages 3-5 and 6-10.
    • When Practice Becomes Form: Carpentry Tools from Japan
      EXHIBITION

      When Practice Becomes Form: Carpentry Tools from Japan

      Thursday, March 11 — Sunday, July 11

      This spring, Japan Society is pleased to reopen to the public with the upcoming exhibition When Practice Becomes Form: Carpentry Tools from Japan. Opening on the tenth anniversary of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, the exhibition celebrates the resilient spirit of Japanese architecture and craftsmanship through woodworking tools, architectural patterns, and models.
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    • Microplastic Madness
      FAMILY

      Microplastic Madness

      Saturday, April 3 — Sunday, April 11
      Sunday, April 11, 2 PM

      Don’t miss our family film screening of award-winning documentary Microplastic Madness, a unique story following the journey of fifth grade students in Brooklyn as they learn about the effects of plastic waste and become active participants in the fight to save their environment!
      Register: Film & Workshop
      Register: Film Only
    • Survival Japanese
      ONLINE WORKSHOP

      Survival Japanese

      Friday, April 16, 12 PM

      This workshop is an introduction to quick & simple Japanese phrases to help you get by when dining, shopping, and meeting new people. Participants will learn how to greet people, introduce themselves, order food, and ask for prices, among other expressions.
      Register
    • Sake Cocktails: Sakura Celebration
      ONLINE WORKSHOP

      Sake Cocktails: Sakura Celebration

      Thursday, April 22, 6:30 PM

      At this virtual workshop, Sake Samurai Chris Johnson along with good friend and cocktail wizard Warren Hode, guide participants through mixing original sake cocktail creations inspired by the spring blooms.
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