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The Nippon Club of the Triangle hosts annual events and supports several groups to foster deeper cultural understandings between Japanese and Americans. Membership in the club is free and most of our events are also open to non-members. Completing a membership form will give you access to our mailing list which offers news about the club's events and other Japanese cultural events in the Triangle area.

Our affiliated culture clubs currently include Triangle Taiko (Japanese drumming), Triangle Chanoyu (traditional tea ceremony), Mochitsuki Club (rice pounding), Bon Odori Club (Japanese folk dance), Kendo Dōshi Club (sword martial art), and Triangle Choir Club.

Upcoming Club Events

December 30: Year End Mochitsuki (Mochi pounding, もちつき)

Nippon Club of the Triangle will host our annual Year End Mochitsuki. "Toshi no se" means "year end" so our event will be the last weekend of December. Please join us along with your family and friends and enjoy Mochi with various toppings.
Mochi tsuki image Date: Saturday, December 30, 2017
Time: 13:00 - 16:00 (rain or shine)
Location: NCSU Japan Center at 705 Barbour Drive, Raleigh, NC 27603
Free event. Suggested donation of $3 per adult (Children are free.)
We will have oden (hotpot stew) available for purchase.
Register Online by Sun 12/24
To volunteer, contact us at Triangle_Nippon_Club@yahoo.com


News

March 15, 2017
We would like to announce the addition of a new affiliated culture club! The Triangle Choir Club welcomes all interested in sharing Japanese culture through music. You may learn more about the club by visiting their new webpage and Facebook page.

March 5, 2017
We would like to announce the addition of a new affiliated culture club! The Kendo Dōshi Club welcomes all interested in the learning about the way of the sword. You may learn more about the club by visiting their new webpage.

Nippon Club Photos

Photos from past club events are available on Flickr.
Share your photos with us by emailing triangle_nippon_club@yahoo.com!

Shop at AmazonSmile to Support the Nippon Club

The Nippon Club of the Triangle is registered with AmazonSmile. When you designate the Nippon Club as your favorite organization and make a purchase through AmazonSmile, then 0.5% of the purchase will be donated to the club. There is no additional cost to you.

Nippon Club

2016 Financial Report

The 2016 financial report has been added to the Club Reports page.

Monthly Directors Meeting (the first Wednesday)

Observers are welcome. For the location and time, please contact us at triangle_nippon_club@yahoo.com.

Last updated on 11/12/2017