🍣 What is Authentic Sushi? 🍣

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🍣 This event has concluded, thank you for being there!🍣 Date: 7/22 (Thursday)Time: 7-8pm Eastern Time "What is Authentic Sushi?" Learn about the topic straight from the renowned chef, Masa Tsujimura, the founder of Waraji. There will also be a brief history on Olympics in Japan in honor of the Tokyo Olympics starting the following day by Rocky Iwashima, the Chairperson of the Nippon Club of the Triangle.Registration has ended. The deadline to register is by the end of day on 7/20 (Tuesday). You will receive the Zoom link in your inbox by the end of day on 7/21 (Wednesday).Event Date: Thursday, July 22 from 7 PM to 8 PM Eastern Time.Event Schedule:7:00pm: Introduction of Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games7:10pm-7:40pm: "What is Authentic Sushi?" by Masa-san7:40pm-7:55pm: Q&A session8:00pm - on wards: *Optional…
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🌸Virtual Ohanami Social Event 🌸

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🌸This event has concluded, thank you for joining us!🌸 Join us for a virtual "Ohanami," or cherry blossom viewing party! We will virtually celebrate the traditional custom of viewing cherry blossoms, so be sure to bring your favorite snacks and beverages! Here's what we have planned: We will first introduce Ohanami and the cultural importance of cherry blossoms in Japan. For our main event, we will have a second appearance of Rakugo performer Mr. Ken Saito to tell a story. After the performance, we welcome attendees to engage with Mr. Saito through conversation and interacting with one another! We will have a breakout session after the performance for guests to learn more about Rakugo, Cool Japan, and Japan tourism. There will be an additional breakout room for those interested in…
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Nippon Club Social Hour Nov 11th

Nippon Club Social Hour Nov 11th

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The Nippon Club has been a little quiet since we've been unable togather face to face. Let's change all of that with some online fun! Thank you for joining us! Hope to see you at the next virtual event! Pour your favorite cocktail, soda or tea and jump on a casual Zoom video with others like yourself who are interested in Japanese music, arts, food, and culture. Anyone can join. Here's what we have planned:We'll start with a quick update on Nippon Club activities in a typical year, and in 2020 (we miss getting together and hosting events!)Then we'll start our social hour in smaller groups using the Zoom Breakout Rooms feature. Just introduce yourself and give a few more fun facts (we'll give you ideas!), talk with others in…
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The Annual NC Japan Summer Festival 2021 is cancelled.

The Annual NC Japan Summer Festival 2021 is cancelled.

Event, Natsu Matsuri
The NC Japan Summer Festival organized by the Nippon Club of the Triangle will not be held this year due to the ongoing potential of COVID-19 outbreak. The NC Japan Summer festival is an indoor venue where everyone can celebrate and enjoy delicious authentic Japanese food, unique crafts and goods, traditional cultural displays and activities, and lots of exciting music, dancing and other Japanese entertainment. Due to the summer festival being cancelled this year, the Nippon Club of the Triangle will instead hold virtual events to celebrate the Summer Festival safely and bring the joy of exploring Japanese culture to your doorstep instead! We will update you with the events as we approach their dates during the summer time. You can look into previous years of NC Japan Summer Festival…
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Children’s Day has been cancelled

Children’s Day has been cancelled

Event, Kodomo No Hi
The Nippon Club of the Triangle is very excited to announce a fun event for the whole family! "Kodomo no Hi," or "Children's Day," is a national holiday in Japan celebrating the healthy growth and happiness of children, traditionally on the fifth day of the fifth month of the year. This year's event will be celebrated by the Nippon Club on Saturday, May 2nd, 2020 and will feature games, music, and demos by our affiliated culture clubs! Event Details Time/Date: May 2, 2020, 2 PM - 4 PM Place: NC Japan Center (705 Barbour Drive, Raleigh) Admission: Free and Open to the Public (Suggested Donation of $5/Adult) Event Activities (All activities are free) Mochitsuki Demonstration and Tasting Taiko/Kendo Mini-Lesson Music Performances by Triangle Choir Club Origami Kabuto (Samurai Helmet) Children's…
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International Festival is cancelled

International Festival is cancelled

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International Focus board has voted to postpone the International Festival and next festival will be from February 26 through 28, 2021. Message from International Focus our highest priority is the safety of our attendees and participants. https://internationalfocus.org/festival/ and cancellation letter
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