Nippon Style

  • April 20, 2013 · 1:00 PM
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   Come and be transported to the land of the rising sun. Take in the aesthetic of traditional Japanese dining & entertainment. This month, we'll be blessed with the presence of Tomoe Kumashiro- the Japanese outreach coordinator for UTSA. She'll be demonstrating for us a Japanese tea ceremony, as well as performing some traditional music on the koto. So come out with us, eat, have fun at our second monthly social.

   Normally, we would be unable to host any kind of private event at Fujiya Japanese Garden. So, we are asking that everyone in attendance would extend their patronage & make some kind of purchase. We'll be ordering from the full menu, allowing you to order lunch or dinner portions.

   I know that an afternoon event is out of the ordinary for everyone, but it is quite an auspicious occasion. There should certainly be enough time for you to rearrange any prior engagements you may have, so that you will be able to join us. We certainly want to establish a good rapport with both Fujiya and Ms Kumashiro. We hope to involve them in more events to come. Given that the theme of the afternoon will be Japanese culture and tradition, it's encouraged that anyone who may have some appropriately themed attire would dress up for the occasion. In short, kimono are welcome (or some other historic/traditional/martial arts themed cosplay of Japanese origin).

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Nippon Style was nice event and Tomoe was fantastic. I greatly enjoyed being able to experience a simplified tea ceremony and Fujiya's was an excellent location.

    April 21, 2013

  • A.Green

    Theres like no space

    April 20, 2013

  • A.Green

    Me plus two midgets.

    1 · April 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I work! >.< Boo.

    April 18, 2013

  • Nathaniel C.

    This even is has been re-opened for more RSVP's. I had forgotten that I set it to be closed a week prior to the event.

    April 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Out of town:(

    April 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey I will be there!

    April 14, 2013

  • Sarah S

    What is your policy on kids? I'd leave my son home for something like this, but my 16yo would kill me if I didn't bring her.

    April 10, 2013

    • Sarah S

      I wouldn't send her to anything without me being present. Anime and manga are something we do together. :) It may end up not mattering. She just informed me she has a drill meet at Central Catholic on the 20th. If I go, it'll be alone.

      April 11, 2013

    • Sarah S

      Thanks!!

      April 11, 2013

  • Jesse

    I'm good with an afternoon event! :D

    March 8, 2013

  • Angela A.

    Working :'<

    March 7, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm teaching. Hope y'all have fun.

    March 6, 2013

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