NEWS & EVENTS

2014/12/11 UP

12/10/2014
◆JAPANESE COURSE 2015
New Basic Class will begin on 1/20/2015, Tuesday.  The class will fill up soon so please contact us ASAP if you are interested. We still have openings for current Tuesday evening and Saturday afternoon Basic level classes as well as the new class.   For details, check Japanese class page.
◆HOLIDAY◆ Happy Holidays!!
We will be closed 12/25-1/4/2015.  Sorry for any inconvenience.  Please contact us via e-mail for any questions about our Japanese classes or services.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 11:30am to 1:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/12/03 UP

12/2/2014
◆JAPANESE COURSE 2014-2015
We have openings for Weekday evening and Weekend (Saturday) Basic and Intermediate level classes.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 11:30am to 1:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.
◆HOLIDAY◆ Happy Holidays!!
We will be closed 12/25-1/4/2015.  Sorry for any inconvenience.  Please contact us via e-mail for any questions about our Japanese classes or services.

2014/11/20 UP

11/19/2014
◆HOLIDAY◆ Happy Thanksgiving!!
We will be closed 11/24-11/29.  Sorry for any inconvenience.  Please contact us via e-mail for any questions about our Japanese classes or services.
◆JAPANESE COURSE 2014-2015
We have openings for Weekday evening and Weekend (Saturday) Basic and Intermediate level classes.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 11:30am to 1:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/10/23 UP

11/5/2014
◆JAPANESE COURSE FALL 2014

We still have openings for Basic and Intermediate level classes.  Both classes meet every Tuesday evening, 6:30-8:00PM. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 11:30am to 1:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆FLOWER ARRANGING CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 1:00pm to 2:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/10/16 UP

10/15/2014
◆JAPANESE COURSE FALL 2014

We still have openings for Basic and Intermediate level classes.  Both classes meet every Tuesday evening, 6:30-8:00PM. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 11:30am to 1:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆FLOWER ARRANGING CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 1:00pm to 2:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/09/15 UP

9/15/2014
◆JAPANESE COURSE FALL 2014

New Basic & Intermediate Classes will begin on 10/4, Saturday. We still have openings for current Tuesday evening Basic and Intermediate level classes as well as the new classes.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month 11:30am to 1:00pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.
◆HOLIDAY◆
We will be closed on 10/13 for Columbus Day.  Sorry for any inconvenience.  Please contact us via e-mail for any questions about our Japanese classes or services.

2014/08/27 UP

8/26/2014
◆HOLIDAY◆
We will be closed on 9/1 for Labor Day.  Sorry for any inconvenience.  Please contact us via e-mail for any questions about our Japanese classes or services.
◆JAPANESE COURSE FALL 2014

New Basic & Intermediate Class will begin on 9/20, Saturday. We still have openings for current Tuesday evening Basic and Intermediate level classes.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS◆
2 Saturdays a month from 11:30am to 1:00 pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/07/30 UP

8/2/2014
◆SUMMER VACATION◆
We will be closed 8/3 through 8/24 and will reopen on 8/25.  Sorry for any inconvenience.  Please contact us via e-mail for any questions about our Japanese classes or services.
◆JAPANESE COURSE FALL 2014

New Basic & Intermediate Class will begin on 9/20, Saturday. We still have openings for current Tuesday evening Basic and Intermediate level classes.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested.  For details, check Japanese class page.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS
2 Saturdays a month from 11:30am to 1:00 pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS◆
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/07/23 UP

7/22/2014
◆SUMMER VACATION
We will be closed 8/3 through 8/24
and will reopen on 8/25.  Sorry for any inconvenience.
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS
2 Saturdays a month from 11:30am to 1:00 pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.

2014/07/10 UP

7/9/2014
◆TEA CEREMONY CLASS
2 Saturdays a month from 11:00am to 1:00 pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
◆CALLIGRAPHY CLASS
3 Wednesdays a month from 4:00 to 5:45 pm. check Cultural class page for details.
◆Culture/Language Exchange Workshop
Date & Time : July 19, Saturday 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm.  For details, check Cultural class page.
We will be closed 8/4 through 8/24 and will reopen on 8/25.  Sorry for any inconvenience.

WHAT IS JAS?

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The Japanese-American Society of New Jersey (JAS NJ), located on Main Street, Fort Lee, New Jersey, was founded in 1974. We are dedicated to promoting understanding between Japanese and American cultures. JAS of NJ offers language, cultural, translation, and interpretation programs. Members are given special discounts to attend classes and access to our extensive library. Benefit from the decades of experience and valued service in the New Jersey/New York area. JAS of NJ offers unique and professional language programs designed for native English speakers that wish to become fluent in speaking and writing Japanese. JAS also offers modern and traditional culture classes, such as: Sado (Traditional Japanese tea ceremony), Ikebana (Traditional Japanese flower arrangement) and Japanese arts and crafts. JAS of NJ has an large collection of Japanese books and videos; including popular comics and movies. Registered members have unrestricted access to browse, or checkout materials during regular business hours.