JASWDC Office Closure

The JASWDC office will be closed on Friday, September 1 and Monday, September 4 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, September 5.

Living in the U.S.A. -第三回 アメリカの教育制度-

今回のLiving in the U.S.A.のワークショップではワシントン⽇本語継承センターの校長先生および理事長である椿谷先生をスピーカーにお迎えし、アメリカの教育制度についてご説明いただくことになりました。この機会にぜひアメリカの教育制度や教育事情についての皆さまの疑問や不安を解消しませんか。

Waso-do Kimono Review Class

This month's waso-do kimono class is a review class run by the Matsu-gumi senpai students. Only current students are eligible for this class.

Networking Lunch in Japanese

On the 1st and 3rd Friday of every month, the Japan-America Society hosts a Networking Lunch for anyone who wants to practice their Japanese. This is a great opportunity for networking and practicing your Japanese!

J-Book Club

The J-Book Club meets monthly to discuss both fiction and non-fiction books that are related to Japan in some way. September's Book is Running the Shikoku Pilgrimage: 900 Miles to Enlightenment by Amy Chavez.


Japanese-English Toastmasters (JEToastmasters) provides a supportive and encouraging forum for those who want to take their personal and professional development to the next level. All levels of Japanese and English language learners are welcome!

Wagashi Workshop with Matsukawaya

Join us for a workshop with Matsukawaya’s head wagashi chef and his staff, where everyone will get a hands-on experience shaping and handling the ingredients to end up with a beautiful finished product. They will also teach you how...