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花見 Belle Isle Hanami Picnic

The cherry blossoms are out early this year!
We hope you can make your way to Belle Isle for an informal picnic event. We are hoping to rendezvous near the fountain.
Please bring your own beverages and some snacks to share.

Saturday, 4/22 at 2 PM

Belle Isle – Peoples Park
Island in the Detroit River, Detroit, Michigan 48226

GLJETAA Monthly Meetup SPORTS DAY AT GEARY PARK

Sunday, April 9th at 3:30 p.m.

Geary Park, 1198 Earl Blvd, Ferndale, MI 48220

Come out and join us for a fun afternoon of ultimate frisbee, football, soccer, or whatever sports everyone wants to play. Feel free to bring your own food/drinks (I don’t think alcohol is allowed), and sporting equipment. Look forward to seeing you there!

GLJETAA Board Meeting – April

Sunday, April 9th at 1 p.m.

The Detroit Bubble Tea Company
22821 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220

All GLJETAA members and their families are welcome to come and participate!

4/2 Cherry Blossom Festival in Bowling Green, OH

Join us at this popular and FREE event on Bowling Green State University’s campus! Sunday, April 2nd, 2-6 p.m.

Programming includes caricatures, Japanese caligraphy, origami, traditional Japanese games, rice-cake making, kimono try-ons, taiko performance, martial arts demonstrations, traditional Japanese dance, and tastes of Japanese sushi and authentic Japanese refreshments.

This is an indoor event, so rain or shine doesn’t matter.

 

Lenhart Grand Ballroom

Bowen-Thompson Student Union

Bowling Green State University Campus

3/12 GLJETAA Meetup Bowling

Join us for bowling in Clarkston, MI! Sunday, March 12 at 3:30 PM.

Cherry Hill Lanes North, 6697 Dixie Hwy, Clarkston, Michigan 48346

GLJETAA Board Meeting

Clarkston, MI location, Sunday, 3/12, 1 p.m.

Monthly Board Meeting:
In addition to normal business, we will be making the rough plan for next years (April / March) activities and locations. We would love to have input from our members on what activities you would like to see.
We hope to see you there!

 

2/12 Ice Skating Meet!

Ice skating in Ann Arbor on Sunday, February 12th from 3:30 pm. Outdoor ice rink – rental skates available. See the below link for more details.
 
http://www.a2gov.org/departments/Parks-Recreation/parks-places/buhr/Pages/default.aspx

GLJETAA Board Meeting

February 12th, 1:00 pm, in Ann Arbor, at Hut-K Chaats.

3022 Packard Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48018

http://www.hut-k.com/

Logo Contest

Happy New Year Everyone! We’re having a re-branding contest with a $200 amazon gift card prize! Check it out!
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Japanese Prints of Kabuki Theater

On Saturday, January 21st, 11:00 a.m., join us to view Japanese Prints of Kabuki Theater from the Collection of the University of Michigan Museum of Art! Don’t miss your chance to experience gorgeous prints by major artists such as Utagawa Toyokuni (1769–1825), Utagawa Kunisada (1786–1865), Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797–1861), and Toyohara Kunichika (1835–1900). If you like, we can go out for lunch afterwards.

Meet at the A. Alfred Taubman Gallery, University of Michigan Museum of Art, 525 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 (See here).

For more information, see the exhibition’s website (click here).