Welcome to BAJAM, the Baltimore Area Japanese Meetup ! BAJAM ni yookoso ! Meet and mingle with Japanophiles and native Japanese persons. Share your knowledge of Japanese or American culture and language with others. Attend our social meetups and make friends with others who share your interests and want to learn about the other culture. Come to a Japanese or English study group Language Meetup to practice speaking, reading and writing. Find out about festivals, art shows and other Japan related events taking place in Maryland & surrounding areas. In order to begin enjoying making new friends and learning about their language and culture, please read our "About Us" and "Membership Guidelines and Group Policy" pages. Then apply for your BAJAM membership. All levels of Japanese or English language capabilities welcomed.