Event Calendar

Heart of America

Japan-America Society



 

Upcoming events

Past events

Friday, August 18, 2017 Ethnic Enrichment Festival- Volunteers Needed!
Saturday, August 12, 2017 Ethnic Enrichment Festival Booth Set-up
Tuesday, August 08, 2017 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Farewell Dinner
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Student Exchange Dinner
Saturday, July 15, 2017 Ethnic Enrichment Festival Screen Repair
Monday, July 10, 2017 Kurashiki Adult Delegation Welcome Dinner and BBQ
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 June General Meeting: Nancy Hope, More Than Beautiful: Traditional Japanese Dyeing Techniques
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 May General Meeting: Dori White, The Ainu
Saturday, April 29, 2017 2017 Mid-America Asian Cultural Festival
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 April General Meeting: John Lytton, On the Kabuki Stage-And in the Audience
Sunday, April 23, 2017 19th Annual Japanese Language Contest
Saturday, April 15, 2017 Cherry Blossom Viewing (Hanami-花見) Picnic
Saturday, April 08, 2017 KC Ikebana Group Exhibition and Japanese Tea Room and Garden
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 March General Meeting: Dr. Neil Segal- Aikido: The Way of Harmony
Monday, February 27, 2017 Heart of America Japan-America Society Speakers' Event
Saturday, February 04, 2017 Shinnenkai (New Year's Celebration)
Sunday, December 11, 2016 2016 JAS Member Holiday Open House
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 2016 Annual JAS Member Meeting: Potluck Dinner & Elections
Saturday, November 12, 2016 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, October 27, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 October General Meeting: Patrick Terry, KU's Department of Film and Media Studies
Thursday, October 20, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, October 15, 2016 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, October 01, 2016 Greater Kansas City Japan Festival
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 General Meeting: Student Ambassador Presentation
Thursday, September 15, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, September 10, 2016 RESCHEDULED - Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, August 25, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Friday, August 19, 2016 Ethnic Enrichment Festival
Thursday, August 11, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, August 06, 2016 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Farewell Dinner
Thursday, August 04, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Sunday, July 31, 2016 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Exchange Dinner
Thursday, July 28, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Sunday, July 17, 2016 Volunteer for 2016 Ethnic Enrichment Festival (August 13 and August 19-21)
Thursday, July 14, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, July 14, 2016 NAAAP-GKC: Branding Yourself with Rebecca Okamato
Saturday, July 09, 2016 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, July 07, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, June 30, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 June General Meeting: Matt Dobbins, One Pastime, Two Countries: Japanese Baseball through American Eyes
Thursday, June 16, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, June 09, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, June 04, 2016 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, June 02, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, May 26, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 May General Meeting: Jan Kennedy, Transformed Images: Christian Art in Japan during the Momoyama and Edo Periods
Thursday, May 19, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, May 14, 2016 KC Japanese School Benefit Sale
Thursday, May 12, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, May 07, 2016 Midwest Tea Festival
Saturday, May 07, 2016 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, May 05, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, April 28, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 April General Meeting: Yoshiya Sakurai from the Kansas City Ballet
Sunday, April 24, 2016 2016 Independence Cherry Blossom Festival
Saturday, April 23, 2016 2016 Asian Cultural Festival
Saturday, April 23, 2016 KC Ikebana Group Exhibition and Japanese Tea Room and Garden
Thursday, April 21, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, April 16, 2016 Cherry Blossom (Sakura) Picnic
Thursday, April 14, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 2016 Greater KC Japan Festival Brainstorm
Saturday, April 09, 2016 Northland Ethnic Festival
Saturday, April 09, 2016 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Thursday, April 07, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, March 31, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, March 24, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 March General Meeting: Remembering Tohoku - The 5th Anniversary
Thursday, March 17, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Monday, March 14, 2016 Distinctive Paths, Shared Affinity: An Exhibition of Japanese American Ceramic Artists
Friday, March 11, 2016 Naka-Kon Anime Conference 2016
Thursday, March 10, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, March 05, 2016 18th Annual Japanese Language Contest
Thursday, March 03, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, February 25, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 February General Meeting: John Lytton: Shamisen, Traditional Music and Performance in Japan
Sunday, February 21, 2016 2016 Kansas City Japanese Film Festival
Thursday, February 18, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, February 11, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, February 04, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Saturday, January 30, 2016 Shinnenkai (New Year's Celebration)
Thursday, January 28, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, January 21, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Tea Ceremony, Ikebana and Kimono: Demo and Presentation with Yuri Iijima
Thursday, January 14, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, January 07, 2016 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Thursday, December 17, 2015 Nijikaiwa: Japanese Language Conversation Group
Sunday, December 13, 2015 2015 JAS Member Holiday Open House
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 2015 Annual JAS Member Meeting: Potluck Dinner & Elections
Thursday, November 12, 2015 Japanese Friendship Dolls Presentation
Saturday, November 07, 2015 Japan Foundation Film Festival
Saturday, October 31, 2015 CANCELED: Japanese Garden Clean-up
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 General Meeting: Studying Abroad at Tsuda College - Rosalyn Lucas, Speaker
Saturday, October 03, 2015 Greater Kansas City Japan Festival
Thursday, September 24, 2015 NAAAP-Greater KC Networking Event
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 General Meeting: Student Ambassador Presentation
Saturday, September 19, 2015 "Strange and Wondrous: Japanese Art Collected by Bill Clark": Presentation by Andreas Marks, PhD.
Saturday, September 12, 2015 MOVED TO SEPT. 12! - Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Friday, August 21, 2015 Ethnic Enrichment Festival
Thursday, August 06, 2015 Hiroshima/Nagasaki: Seventy Years Beyond the Bombings – Exhibit and Events
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Farewell Dinner
Thursday, July 30, 2015 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Exchange Dinner
Sunday, July 26, 2015 GKC Japan Festival: Essay
Sunday, July 26, 2015 GKC Japan Festival: Haiku Contest
Saturday, July 11, 2015 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Saturday, June 27, 2015 2015 “Hello Kitty Day” at Yoki!
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 The Bon Festival Dance: A Presentation by Yoshiko Yamanka
Saturday, June 20, 2015 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Wednesday, June 03, 2015 Japan’s Future and the Fate of the West - Michael Auslin
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 The Future of Wagashi - Presented by Ayako Mizumura
Saturday, May 09, 2015 KC Japanese School Benefit Sale
Saturday, May 02, 2015 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Kendo with John Drakey
Sunday, April 26, 2015 Independence Cherry Blossom Festival
Saturday, April 25, 2015 2015 Asian Cultural Festival
Saturday, April 25, 2015 KC Ikebana Group Exhibition: Friendship through Flowers
Saturday, April 18, 2015 CANCELLED - Cherry Blossom (Sakura) Picnic
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Japan-America Society Networking Event
Saturday, April 11, 2015 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team - MOVED TO APRIL 11 FROM APRIL 4
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Alison Miller: Images of the Empress: Modernity, Femininity, and the Japanese Imperial Family
Monday, March 23, 2015 Career Connection: Who's Hiring in Kansas City?
Friday, March 13, 2015 Naka-Kon Anime Conference 2015
Thursday, March 12, 2015 3/11 Memorial Events at Naka-Kon (Heartland JET Alumni Association)
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Lawrence JapanFest 2015
Sunday, March 01, 2015 Kansas City Japanese Film Festival
Saturday, February 28, 2015 17th Annual Japanese Language Contest
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 Steve Woodsmall: Japanese Customs and Life Events
Saturday, January 31, 2015 Shinnenkai (New Year's Celebration)
Sunday, January 11, 2015 Patricia Graham: "Midcentury Modern & Japanese Design"
Sunday, December 14, 2014 JAS Member Holiday Open House
Saturday, November 29, 2014 Naka-Kon Winter Concert 2014
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 2014 Annual JAS Member Meeting: Potluck Dinner & Elections
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 General Meeting: Lindsay Rice Yoshida - Living in Japan
Sunday, October 26, 2014 Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story benefit screening
Saturday, October 25, 2014 CANCELED - JAS Dine-around: Jun's Authentic Japanese Restaurant
Saturday, October 25, 2014 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Saturday, October 11, 2014 Greater Kansas City Japan Festival
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 General Meeting: Student Ambassador Presentation
Sunday, September 07, 2014 46th Annual Midwest U.S. - Japan Association Conference
Saturday, September 06, 2014 CANCELED: Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Sunday, August 31, 2014 Japan Club Picnic: Please RSVP by Aug 26
Saturday, August 30, 2014 Japanese Festival - St. Louis
Friday, August 29, 2014 KC Clay Guild Teabowl National
Saturday, August 23, 2014 The Secret Life of Arriety: CinemaKC Animation Series Event
Monday, August 18, 2014 Ice Cream Social - Independence, MO Sister City Committee
Friday, August 15, 2014 Ethnic Enrichment Festival
Friday, August 15, 2014 Ethnic Enrichment Festival Volunteer Registration
Thursday, August 07, 2014 NAAAP GKC Meeting: Honesty in Business
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Farewell Dinner
Thursday, July 31, 2014 Kurashiki Friendship Delegation Exchange Dinner
Saturday, July 12, 2014 “Hello Kitty Day” at Yoki!
Saturday, July 12, 2014 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Wednesday, July 02, 2014 Hip Hop Dance Battle: Tokyo Performer Visits Kansas City
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 General Meeting: Summer in Japan, Seasonal Events and Customs
Saturday, June 21, 2014 CANCELED: Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Monday, June 09, 2014 Ethnic Enrichment Festival Screen Repair
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 General Meeting: Yayoi Shinoda, Travel in Japan
Saturday, May 10, 2014 The Kizuna Project: Olathe South High School
Sunday, May 04, 2014 JAS Dine-around: Sushi Haru
Saturday, May 03, 2014 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Sunday, April 27, 2014 Independence Cherry Blossom Festival
Saturday, April 26, 2014 2014 Asian Cultural Festival
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 General Meeting: Kazuyo Rumbach, Japanese Language Lesson
Saturday, April 19, 2014 Cherry Blossom (Sakura) Picnic
Saturday, April 12, 2014 Japan Fest 2014 at KU
Saturday, April 12, 2014 KC Ikebana Group Exhibit: "Sticks & Stones"
Friday, April 11, 2014 Japan in the Word Today: Teaching Workshop
Saturday, April 05, 2014 Japanese Garden Clean-up Team
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Career Connection: Who's Hiring in Kansas City?
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 General Meeting: Sarah Aptilon, Taking the Long Way Around: Buddhist Practice in Japan
Sunday, March 23, 2014 Reception: Nara, Japan high school students
Saturday, March 08, 2014 Nelson-Atkins Museum Family Activities
Saturday, March 01, 2014 16th Annual Japanese Language Contest
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 General Meeting: Erika Norikami, Spring in Japan
Sunday, February 16, 2014 JAS Dine-around: Edokko Japanese Restaurant
Thursday, February 13, 2014 Ikebana (The Art of Arranging Flowers): Its Beauty and Symbolism; Its Role in Post-War Japan as a Path Toward Internationalization; How it Both Saved and Lifted Up the Women of Japan
Sunday, February 09, 2014 Kansas City Japanese Film Festival
Sunday, January 12, 2014 Nelson-Atkins Japanese Gallery Tour
Sunday, December 08, 2013 JAS Member Holiday Open House
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 2013 Annual JAS Member Meeting: Potluck Dinner & Elections
Sunday, November 03, 2013 JAS Dine-around: Kato Sushi & Japanese Cuisine
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 2013 General Meeting: Tohoku Disaster Update-Kizuna Project Presentation by Olathe High School Students
Saturday, October 05, 2013 Greater Kansas City Japan Festival
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 2013 General Meeting: Student Ambassador Presentation
Friday, September 06, 2013 Three Trails Taiko at First Friday TONIGHT
Friday, August 16, 2013 Ethnic Enrichment Festival
Sunday, July 28, 2013 Dine-around at Sushi House
Saturday, July 27, 2013 Japanese Garden & Cherry Tree Clean-Up
Monday, July 22, 2013 JAS Program
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 JAS Program
Saturday, June 22, 2013 US Sumo Nationals
Friday, June 01, 1990 1990 Annual Meeting

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