NEWS & EVENTS

2022/05/12 UP

5/11/2022
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
The New Beginners Course has already started but we still have a few openings.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested in joinning.
Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for details.
We also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.
◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed on May 30th for Memorial Day.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on May 31st or after. 

2022/04/10 UP

4/9/2022
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
The New Beginners Course has already started but we still have a few openings.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested in joinning.
Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for details.
We also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.
◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed on May 30th for Memorial Day.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on May 31st or after. 

2022/03/25 UP

3/24/2022
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
The New Beginners Course has already started but we still have a few openings.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested in joinning.
The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher.
 

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for detailsWe also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed on May 30th for Memorial Day.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on May 31st or after. 

2022/03/04 UP

3/3/2022
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
The New Beginners Course has already started but we still have a few openings.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested in joinning.
The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher.
 

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for detailsWe also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed on May 30th for Memorial Day.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on May 31st or after. 

2022/01/26 UP

1/25/2022
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
The New Beginners Course has already started but we still have a few openings.  Please contact us ASAP if you are interested in joinning.
The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher.
 

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for detailsWe also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed on Feb 21st  for Presidents’ Day.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on February 23rd or after. 

2022/01/06 UP

1/5/2022
~ Happy New Year! ~

◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
Registration has begun
for New Beginners Course that will start on January 12th. The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested at the course fills up quickly.

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for detailsWe also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed on Jan 17th  for MLK Jr’s Day.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on January 18th or after. 

2021/12/31 UP

12/30/2021
~ We wish you a very happy, healthy New Year! ~
◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed Dec 31st through January 3rd.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on January 4th or after. 

◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
Registration has begun
for New Beginners Course that will start on January 12th. The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested at the course fills up quickly.

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for details.

We also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

We are now OPEN for Japanese classes/lessons via SKYPE & Zoom.
Please call us or Email us at info@jasofnj.com for any inquiry.  

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  Please visit here for the details. 

 

 

2021/12/19 UP

12/18/2021
◆HOLIDAY SCHEDULE◆
We will be Closed Dec 20th through 26th.
For questions about classes or lessons, please contact us on December 27th or after. We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause you.

◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
Registration has begun for
New Beginners Course 
that will start in January 2022. The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested at the course fills up quickly.

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for details.

We also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

We are now OPEN for Japanese classes/lessons via SKYPE & Zoom.
Please call us or Email us at info@jasofnj.com for any inquiry.  

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  There is no English session in November. Please come back here in December for future event details.

 

 

2021/12/03 UP

12/2/2021
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
Registration has begun for
New Beginners Course 
that will start in January 2022. The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested at the course fills up quickly.

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for details.

We also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

We are now OPEN for Japanese classes/lessons via SKYPE & Zoom.
Please call us or Email us at info@jasofnj.com for any inquiry.  

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  There is no English session in November. Please come back here in December for future event details.

 

 

2021/11/12 UP

11/11/2021
◆❖JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE❖◆
Registration has begun for
New Beginners Course 2022
that will start in January. The course includes reading and writing hiragana and katakana, pronunciation, grammar, practical phrases, and basic conversation. The objectives of the course are for students to learn basic communication skills from a native Japanese teacher. Please contact us ASAP if you are interested at the course fills up quickly.

Our ongoing classes at all levels  (Basic, Lower-Intermediate, Intermediate, Advanced, Super-Advanced) are also available to join.  Please contact the office for details.

We also offer One-on-one lessons that can be customized as you desire including JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) preparations. Please e-mail us for details, or check Japanese class page.

◆❖CULTURE Classes❖◆
Tea Ceremony (Sado) , Flower Arranging (Ikebana), and Music in-person classes have resumed.  Please contact us for the dates and details.

We are now OPEN for Japanese classes/lessons via SKYPE & Zoom.
Please call us or Email us at info@jasofnj.com for any inquiry.  

◆❖FREE Seminar❖◆
All onsite seminars have been suspended due to the COVID-19 situation.  However, Miki Nakura, a Japanese Buddhist Minister continues to host his Seiza Meditation sessions virtually.  There is no English session in November. Please come back here in December for future event details.

 

 

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.