Here and ThereA list of Japan-related events and exhibitions beyond Japan Society.
Be a part of this weekend as we mark this historic anniversary. Now more than ever, the collective lessons of the past are our shared legacy, which influence our decisions as citizens today.
There will be two days of events, open and encouraged for all ages, ethnic backgrounds, and religious beliefs. Admission is free.
Day of Remembrance Program
Saturday, February 18
255 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Annual program commemorating the events surrounding February 19,1942. Guest speakers to include former internees, community leaders and artists, candle-lighting ceremony, followed by a community potluck to continue the conversation. More program details to follow.
Day of Remembrance Gathering
Sunday, February 19
La Mama (Downstairs)
74A East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003
An exploration and commemoration through photography, art, text and music.
PS 147 in Brooklyn is a dynamic, “A” rated, public elementary school in East Williamsburg/Bushwick, with a focus on Environmental Engineering. Our school is proud to be offering NYC DOE's first Japanese dual-language program. Our inaugural K class began in the fall of 2015, and the program is successfully continuing its growth from K-5. We are grateful and excited to cultivate this cultural adventure and the many opportunities it brings to our community.
The JDLP classes consist of Japanese native, heritage and non-native speakers and is successfully continuing its growth through the 5th grade. Not only will students become bilingual/-literate by the time they graduate, they will be bi-cultural in the arts, music, literature and customs of Japan.
Are you interested in finding out all of the wonderful things our school has to offer? Join us for one of our Open House Tours. All tours are from 9am - 10:30am. Visit our blog: https://wdlp.wordpress.com/
Open House Dates:
January 20, 2017
February 10, 2017
March 17, 2017
April 21, 2017
May 19, 2017
Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events.