JETAABC Ninja & Trampoline Warrior

Interested in becoming a Ninja & Trampoline Warrior?Join your fellow JET alumni on Saturday, January 19th, 2019 for some challenge and fun! Activities include: trampoline park, ninja obstacle course, and bubble soccer. Only 8 spots available. Location: Apex Adventure Plex, Richmond BCDate: Sat. Jan 19/2019Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm (1.5 hours)*Time […]

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VanSki 2019: JETAABC + PNWJETAA!

Join us January 26th & 27th, 2019 for a weekend of snow sports and fun with our JET neighbours from across the border! Start the weekend off with a day of skiing at Grouse Mountain (see details below), followed by dinner and drinks in Vancouver. On Sunday, feel free to […]

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Annual General Meeting 2019

It’s time to kick off Heisei 31-nen and the Year of the Pig! JETAABC is pleased to invite all JETAABC members and their guests to the Annual General Meeting and Shinnenkai 2019. Date: Friday, January 25th, 2019 Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm Location: JTB International (Canada) 8899 Odlin Crescent, Richmond […]

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2018 JETAABC Career Workshop

Are you wondering how your JET experience fits into your career path? Are you a JET alumni who just moved to Vancouver? Are you interested in revamping your resume and networking with other JET alumni in the area? If so, the 2018 Career Workshop is for you! The 2018 Career […]

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JETAABC Fall Potluck

Join us for a family-friendly event to indulge in good food and conversations with fellow JET alumni! Bring a dish or two and celebrate the coziness of the fall season! *Date*: November 24, 2018 *Time*: 1:00-4:00PM *Location*: Port Coquitlam *Capacity*: Maximum 18 people. Friends and family are welcomed. Please indicate […]

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The JETAABC Amazing Race 2018

Come out and join us for an epic downtown-wide scavenger hunt! The JETAABC Amazing Race 2018 will be a video/photo scavenger hunt where participants compete in teams of 2 to 4. Friends of JET alumni are welcome to join! The theme of our Amazing Race will involve Japanese culture and […]

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2019 Japan Bowl Volunteer Opportunity

Join us in hosting the 2019 Metro Vancouver Japan Bowl for high school students. This Japanese culture and language competition will be held on Saturday March 9, 2019. We are looking for 3 to 5 organizing committee members. In addition, you could consider joining as a subcommittee member and/or a […]

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Tohoku Imoni-Kai Picnic

Join us for a Tohoku-style “imonikai” (芋煮会) in Steveston! What is “Imonikai” you ask? You can think of it a bit like a fall version of “o-hanami”, with families and friends gathering together to enjoy “imoni” in the outdoors. “Imoni” is a kind of hot soup or stew made from […]

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Blueberry Picking

Blueberry Picking When: Sunday, July 29, 2018 11:00 am – 12:00 pm (approximately 1 hour) Where: No 5 Road, Richmond, BC Cost: $2.50 / pound (Cash only) Summer’s here and it’s peak season for blueberries! Come and enjoy blueberry picking with your fellow JET alumni! Please sign up by Friday […]

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Powell Street Festival: Call for Volunteers

It’s that time of year again! Celebrating Japanese-Canadian Culture for 42 years, be a part of this year’s Powell Street Festival. Taking place August 4th and 5th, the festival is Vancouver’s longest community arts celebration!   We are looking for amazing alumni to help out at our community booth on […]

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JET Pre-Departure Orientation 2018

The newest group of JET participants are preparing for life in Japan! We are looking for energetic and committed JET alumni to facilitate the passing of the torch. Consider sharing your expertise and enthusiasm with the next generation. Below you will find details on Pre-Departure Orientation and a full description […]

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Kansai Food Crawl

Date: Saturday, June 2, 2018 Time: 4:00-7:00PM Cost: $20 per person (this includes all the food tastings) Location: Meet by the main entrance of the Vancouver Public Library (facing Robson Street) Weather: The event is happening rain or shine! Please wear appropriate footwear and bring an umbrella in the case […]

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