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The best way to find out about this meetup is to join the group and check out our calendar, past and future events. There are meetups every week.
This Meetup is for everyone interested in Japanese culture / language / food / people / and more!!
** Study and practice Japanese / English with us.
** Make surprising connections.
** Share your experiences abroad.
** Most importantly meet new people and have fun.
[photo right: George4] Inari Torii Gates @Kyoto
[photo left: Toshi] A maneki-neko @Hida-takayama
For more events related to Japanese culture, see below links:
Japanese American Cultural & Community Center: http://www.jaccc.org/events.htm
Japanese American National Museum: http://www.janm.org/events/
Japanese City: http://www.japanese-city.com
Japan Foundation: http://www.jflalc.org/?act=tpt&id=139
2011 Japanese Obon Festival & Bon Odori Schedule:
PLEASE NOTE: 1. This is NOT a dating meetup. There are other meetups for that. Please be respectful of and courteous to our members. Pests will be booted. 2. Learning/knowing Japanese is not a requirement.
New members must be approved by the Organizer
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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.
— Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers