Nihongo wo benkyou shimashou! (Let's study Japanese!) This group is for studying Japanese and practicing conversation in Portland and Southern Maine. If you're looking to start learning Japanese, find people to practice speaking with, or just meet people interested in Japan and its language, you'll find a place here!

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Recent Meetups

  • April 18 · 10:00 AM

    Coffee and conversation

    3 Members | 5.00

    Coffee anyone? Come and talk with Japanese speakers and learners over a cup of joe. If the weather's nice, maybe we can take a stroll towards the Eastern Prom afterwards... Learn more
  • February 26 · 5:30 PM

    Japanese After Hours

    4 Members

    Trying something new this month: meet up in the West End after work for drinks and conversation with Japanese speakers and learners!
  • January 24 · 6:00 PM

    Re-inaugural Meetup: Sushi and Conversation

    6 Members | 5.00

    After a long hiatus, let's get this group started up again! Meet up with fellow Japanese speakers and learners over sushi to get to know each other, speak some 日本語, and... Learn more
  • January 8, 2014 · 6:30 PM

    Nihongo Club

    7 Members

    Konnichiwa! Want to learn Japanese and meet cool people? Dave and Liz, a couple of geeky returnees from teaching English in Japan, will teach you the basics in a relaxed... Learn more
  • August 10, 2013 · 12:00 PM

    Beach Meetup

    9 Members | 1 Photo

    Let's meet up for a picnic on the beach! Pack a lunch and meet us at Willard Beach in South Portland to meet up with Japanese speakers and learners! We'll be doing more... Learn more
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