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2022 US-Japan Friendship Cup Tennis Tournament | San Mateo

August 13 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Founded in 1987, the purpose of the Friendship Cup Tennis Tournament is to develop a warm relationship between the people of Japan and the United States. Let's all play tennis together!
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Movie Chat: Watch and Discuss Japanese Films

August 16 @ 6:30 pm
Do you like watching movies? Do you also find yourself analyzing movies and talking about the context with others? We are now accepting students for an exciting 7-week virtual workshop.

Yōkai 101: Exploring the Thrill of Japanese Folklore

August 17 @ 5:00 pm
"Yōkai 101: Exploring the Thrill of Japanese Folklore" is back – and right after Obon season! Join us on Zoom for our special (and spooky) event all about yōkai, supernatural entities and spirits that appear in many Japanese tales.
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Japanese Classes

We offer Japanese language classes at various
levels throughout the Bay Area.


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35th “Award of Honor” Gala

For more than 100 years, the Japan Society of Northern California has fostered collaboration and understanding between the United States and Japan by providing Northern Californians with a range of language, cultural and business programming and opportunities for fellowship.

Innovation Awards

The Society’s vision is to energize the creativity, imagination and actions of individuals, businesses and academics – in both the U.S. and Japan – through creating distinctive dialogues and programs that broadly publicize and encourage “best in class” Japan – U.S. innovation and entrepreneurship.


Tweets in English

Check out the books written by Hiroko Yoda and Matt Alt, our speakers for the upcoming event: Yōkai 101: Exploring the Thrill of Japanese Folklore! @Ninetail_foxQ @Matt_Alt (1/3)

Join the Startup World Cup Grand Finale 2022 in San Francisco on September 30th hosted by Pegasus Tech Ventures (@PegasusTech_V)!

Learn more here: https://www.startupworldcup.io/grand-finale

Japan Society of Northern California names Stephen Pollock as New President

Read the announcement here: https://www.usajapan.org/stephen-pollock-new-president-japan-society-of-northern-california/

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Tweets in Japanese

CFA Society San Francisco features Emi Yoshikawa in a podcast posted on their website. Click on the link to listen to the podcast. @emy_wng


日本総領事館サンフランシスコ主催の311 あれから10年のオンラインイベント、本日3pmからです。30分の短い時間ですので、可能な方、ぜひご参加ください。1/2


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