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Our coming events, background, some past activities, related organizations

 

 

Coming events / activities

 

Tuesday August 21, 7:00 p.m.: Regular monthly meeting, Location: TBA. Click here to sign up (tell us who is coming) and get the address. (If the email link does not work for you, just send me an email directly: steve@trainersfriend.com)

Click here to see who has already signed up to come.

 

 

Sunday July 29, 4:00 - 7:30 p.m.: Welcome back travelers / alumni potluck party. Location: GeoTech, 2650 E. 40th Ave., Denver. Open to members and friends of the committee, our returning travelers, and alumni of all our trips to Japan.

Click here to sign up (tell us who is coming and what food / drink you are bringing to share). (If the email link does not work for you, just send an email directly to me: steve@trainersfriend.com or call me at 303-355-2752)

Click here to see who has already signed up to come.

 


Find out about the Committee calendar, budgets, and so on ...

Plans for 2018 (.pdf document) (Last updated 20 June, 2018)

Why Denver Takayama is relevant to the larger community - Japanese, Japanese-American, all interested in Japan - in Denver and Colorado (.pdf document) (Last revised 1 February, 2017)

Technical paper on emails
(.pdf document - Some thoughts on how to make email safer from hackers and more effective) (Written 26 March, 2015)

Getting a gun in Japan
(.pdf document) - No matter where you fall on the gun control issue, this article I found on Facebook has some intriguing ideas. (Uploaded 11 March, 2018)

 

 Web pages from past events 

High school students exchange trip to Japan June, 2018

Essential Japan (adult trip) June, 2018

Visit by high school students from Takayama August 8-13, 2017

Chasing Cherry Blossoms adult trip to Japan April 5-18, 2017

 

Upcoming and on-going events / activities outside the Committee that may be of interest:

... Saturday June 23 - Sunday June 24 ...
46th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival. at Sakura Square, 19th and Lawerence, Denver. Information is here (web page) and here (pdf flyer).

 

... Thursday June 28, 6:30 p.m. ...
Consul General Hirakoba speaks at Sakura Square, 19th and Lawerence, Denver. On the mezzanine. Admission is free, but please RSVP here to ensure there is a free pass for you for the parking garage.

 

... Saturday July 7, 7:45 p.m. ...
Traditional Japanese music at Boulder Dairy Arts Center, 26th and Walnut. Information is here (web page) and here (pdf flyer).

 

 

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