No Classes : June 24-25 & July 1-2, *Shodo class only: 5/27, 6/3-6/17, 6/24 & 7/1
Language Class discounts are available to all Japan-America Society of Greater Austin (JASGA) General Membersand employees of Corporate Members(The benefit offers depends on the corporate membership level.)
Japan-America Society of Greater Austin (JASGA) invites you to join us for the JASGA's first Award Dinner. This international event brings together the Japanese and American communities to recognize leaders in the field of U.S.-Japan friendship relations. The gala will take place in the early evening on Sunday, March 1, 2015, at the Vintage Villas Hotel & Events.
Please join us with our Honorary Director, Nozomu Takaoka, Consul-General of Japan in Houston, and our special sponsor of the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership, as we pay tribute to our first distinguished recipient. Dr. WilliamTsutsui, who will receive the Bridges to Friendship Award and will be our keynote speaker. Mr. Keiji Asakura, landscape architect, planner, and urban designer will be our opening speaker. Ms. Sumie Kaneko will perform Japanese traditional shamisen and vocal music.
JASGA's eighth Annual Japan Festival was a success!
Many thanks to all those who helped us to make the eighth JASGA'sAkiMatsuri - Japan Fall Festival 2014 - such a great success!
The effort and dedication of all groups, including performers, demonstrators, vendors, exhibitors, AkiMatsuri volunteers, Japanese language class students of JASGA, Mccllum and St. Stephen's high school as well as the generosity of our festival sponsors, auction and prize donors, are much appreciated.
Please click here / hereto view photos from the Festival.