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PNW JETAA Summer Picnic & Undokai – Aug. 20th

The Seattle-based Pacific Northwest JET Alumni Association’s annual Summer Picnic and Undokai is on Saturday, August 20th.  This event will be celebrating BBQ, Japanese-field day games, tanabata, a great potluck, children’s games, and so much more! Join the PNW JETAA chapter for sunny weather and feasting in Seattle this August! Need a place to stay in Seattle? The […]

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Masters Golf Tournament – July 30th

Join us for our annual Edgefield Gathering & Golf outing – Saturday, July 30th! JETAA is organizing our annual gathering at McMenamin’s Edgefield for golf, food, and fun. Our 10th Annual golf outing at McMenamins Edgefield is coming soon! It has always been a lot of fun for everyone, even those who don’t usually golf. In […]

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Tabemashou! @ Poke Mon – Aug. 25th

The Tabemashou! group gathers to explore, critique, and enjoy Japanese dining options in Portland. Through numbers we’re able to sample menus extensively and casually critique the food and experience together. When: Thursday, August 25th at 7pm (Please RSVP by Tuesday, August 23rd) Where: Poke Mon (1485 SE Hawthorne Blvd.) What to bring: Tabemashou! is cash only! Be sure to bring enough cash to cover […]

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The Portland Chapter of JETAA (The JET Program Alumni Association) was created to serve the bonds of friendship developed by the program participants. JETAA’s purpose is to achieve, through its activities, a broader and deeper understanding between Japan and the other countries participating in the program.