Welcome to the SAAJE Homepage
a non profit association, was founded to promote Japanese language and
culture education in Southern Arizona. Its membership includes
professionals and nonprofessionals involved in the Japanese language,
in traditional Japanese arts and crafts, and in historical and
contemporary Japanese culture.
Additionally, the SAAJE website
provides an integrated guide to language classes, cutural events, clubs
and associations, and goods and services related to an interest in
MangaMania at Pima Community College - Downtown Campus
July 27th, Saturday 2:00 - 6:00pm
- SAAJE Table w/Information on PCC's Japanese Classes (2:00-5:00)
- Have Your Name Written in Japanese Hiragana/Katakana (2:00-5:00)
- Presentation on Onomatopoeia in Manga and Anime (2:00-2:30 at Japan Live)
Hope to see you there!
Support the Speech Contest!
If you'd like to support the 11th annual contest, please contact us at:
We're happy to receive monetary contribution and/or items for student prizes.
Business websites will be included in the SAAJE directory
and all contributors will be offered space for notices and/or advertisements in the contest program.
Donation Deadline: March 29th
The 2013 Annual Tucson Japanese Speech Contest will be held at
Pima Community College's West Campus
on April 20 (Saturday), 2013 from Noon to 5:00
Student Application Deadline: Feburary 8th
Script Submission Deadline: March 29th
Photos of the 2012 Tucson Japanese Speech Contest
Pictures of the 10th Annual TJSC participants, exhibitions and
performances are now posted at TJSC Photo Gallery.
In addition to the 2012 TJSC pix, you'll find photos of the
2011, 2010 and 2009 contests.
Details of Past Tucson Japanese Speech Contests Available
Past winners, sponsors, volunteers, judges, performances and exhibitions are listed on
the Speech Contest page. Simply click the poster of the year you're interested in reviewing and voila!
Tucson Origami Club
Join friends of the Tucson Origami Club on the first Saturday of each
month for an exciting origami folding fun!
Where: Dao's Tai Pan restaurant (446 N. Wilmot)
Time: 10:00 - 11:30am
RSVP M. Craig at (520) 331-0602
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