JETAABC Imonikai

Join us for a Tohoku-style “imonikai” (芋煮会)! 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 taro, and […]

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JETAABC Post-Orientation Reception/Meet & Greet

Join us for the post-orientation reception/meet and greet event on Saturday, June 22nd at 5:30 PM at White Spot downtown to meet the 2019 outgoing JETS! Date: Saturday, June 22ndTime: 5:30 – 7:30pmLocation: White Spot 405 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1X4 (in the “legendary room” upstairs) Appetizers will be […]

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Japanese Language Course (Summer Term)

Japanese Language Course(Summer Term) Register now for Summer Term: Communication Course Fall Term Announced for September: JLPT Prep Course JETAABC is pleased to announce the 2019 Japanese Language Course schedule! We hope you will join us, whether you’re looking to build on your Japanese abilities or your connections with other […]

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JET Pre-Departure Orientation 2019

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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JETAABC Alumni Social | May 2019

Welcome to the next installment of our Alumni Social series! Come out, enjoy food and indulge in some light hearted conversations. Get to know the other alumni in town during our bi-monthly dinners! We’re going to have a cozy meal at Boiling Point – Burnaby (5276 Kingsway, Burnaby). The individual […]

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Tsumami Zaiku Workshop 2019

JETAABC is excited to co-host the first workshop of 2019. JETAABC and Tonari Gumi members will enjoy learning about tsumami-zaiku together. When: Saturday February 2 (2:00 – 4:00 pm)Where: Mount Pleasant – Tonari Gumi (101-42 W 8th Ave) Level: Beginner Workshop fee: $15-$20 (Special rate enabled by JETAABC and Tonari […]

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Japanese Language Course (Winter 2019)

JETAABC Japanese Language Course (Winter 2019) JETAABC is pleased to announce the Winter 2019 Japanese Language Course! We hope you will join us, whether you’re looking to build on your Japanese abilities or your connections with other alumni. Read on for important details and register here by January 29th. WINTER TERM – GENERAL […]

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2019 Metro Vancouver Japan Bowl

2019 Metro Vancouver Japan Bowl JETAABC is excited to invite high school students learning Japanese to participate in the second Metro Vancouver Japan Bowl on Saturday March 9, 2019. The Japan Bowl® is a Japanese language and culture competition for high school students who are studying Japanese. The Japan-America Society […]

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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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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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2018 Metro Vancouver Japan Bowl

2018 Metro Vancouver Japan Bowl UPDATE: The results of the first inaugural Metro Vancouver Bowl are in! Over 60 people, including student participants, host teachers, family, friends, volunteers, and the Vancouver Shinpo, gathered at the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre for the FIRST-EVER Japan Bowl in Canada. Secondary students […]

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Artisan Sake Tour on Granville Island

Join JETAABC for a traditional Japanese Sake experience! Artisan SakeMaker is an award-winning brewery, right in the heart of Vancouver. Learn about the methods of traditional sake brewing with a short tour lead by staff. Afterward, we will visit the Tasting Room where you can sample various styles of Sake. […]

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