Welcome to the SAAJE Homepage
a nonprofit 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
The 2014 12th Annual Tucson Japanese Speech Contest
For speech contest results, click here
Winner of the first TJSC cosplay competiton, Joelle Blot of Sky Islands High School as
Click here for more information on the TJSC Cosplay Competition
INVITATION PROGRAM FOR JAPANESE AMERICAN STUDENTS
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan will sponsor a group of five Japanese American high school students to travel to Japan June 27 – July
for the opportunity to learn about Japan and to promote mutual
understanding and exchanges between Japanese and Japanese American
Application Deadline: April 30, 2014
Tucson Repertory Orchestra
June 21st, 2pm(Sat)
@ Grace St Paulfs Episcopal Church, 2331, E. Adams
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No.1 with Reiko Shimokawa
Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5
12:30-1pm will be a short family concert!! For Families with small
children. And anyone who wants short introduction to classical music!!
Admission is free. Hope to see you there!!
Japanese Bamboo Flute (Shakuhachi) Concert with Alcvin Ryuzen RamosWednesday, April 30, 2014
Yume Japanese Gardens presents Alcvin Ryuzen Ramos, a Dai Shihan (grand master) of the shakuhachi.
Grand Master Ramos will be playing a
selection of traditional melodies as well as a number of his own compositions.
This is a limited seating event -- don't miss it! Admission
is $15 for members, $17 for non-members, and $20 at the door.
tickets on the Yume Japanese Gardens website: tucsonjapanesegardens.org.
CHERCHEZ LA FEMME!
An Enchanted Evening at Yume Gardens on February 28
ENJOY BEAUTIFUL MUSIC IN A BEAUTIFUL SETTING
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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