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Decision ’17 – Board Election Meeting

It’s time for the JETAARM annual meeting. We will be announcing the new board members for 2017-18 , and celebrating another year of JETAARM with a sukiyaki party. The meeting will be held March 11th at the current secretary’s apartment in Boulder, CO.

Please fill out the RSVP so we can send you the address.

The Agenda:
12-2: The board will conduct business from 12-2 pm, and we welcome all members to join and discuss plans for the year.

2 onward: We will be cooking Nabe and waxing nostalgic for Japan. A $5 dollar contribution to cover the cost of ingredients will be greatly appreciated. The event is BYOD, and you can likely expect a njikai.

Grab a board game as well!

2015 Welcome Back Tsukimi!

Join us in wishing an “okaerinasai” to the recently returned JETs at our Tsukimi picnic! Friends and family are welcome to join us for taiko, tabemono (food), hot tea and, of course, full moon viewing!

When: Saturday, October 24th, from late afternoon until after sundown.

Where: Chautauqua Park in Boulder, the lower park area near Baseline Road and Kinnekinic Road.

We’re going to have this pot luck style so please bring a dish to share. Hot tea will be provided, but feel free to bring the beverage of your choice. It is autumn in Colorado, so don’t forget temperatures can drop fast especially after sundown!

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Welcome Back Tsukimi party!

Please RSVP @ Facebook

Join us in giving a big “okaerinasai” to recent Rocky Mountain JET returnees and come to our Tsukimi (moon viewing) party.

When: Saturday, November 8th, 4pm

Where: Chautauqua Park, Boulder, CO, look for the group near the ranger station.

Friends and family are welcome to join! Sushi will be provided, but it may get chilly so bringing some hot cocoa/coffee/etc is encouraged! We do have an indoor back-up plan in case of crummy weather, so please check back the day of the Tsukimi for any updates and/or RSVP at Facebook above so we can easily contact you!

Hiking Club – Let’s Re-acclimate!

This year we’re extending our summer hiking club into the fall and possibly beyond? (weather permitting of course). We’ll set off from Chautauqua Park in Boulder. For a more leisurely hike join the “Tree-liners”, for more of a challenge join the “Summiters”

When: Saturday, Sept. 27th, 10am

Where to meet:
Right at the intersection of Baseline & Kinnickinic Rd, the entrance to Chautauqua Park, Boulder.

Tree Liners– The Rock Quarry

Summiters — The 1st & 2nd Flatiron

Check out the Facebook group for more info and to RSVP.

Take the JLPT in Colorado!

The Japanese Language Proficiency Test, or JLPT, is the go-to measure for assessing non-native Japanese language ability. The test is held in only a few cities in the United States, and this year Boulder, Colorado has been added as one of the testing sites!

The JLPT will be held on Sunday, December 7th, 2014 at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Registration will be open until 7pm Mountain Time, October 3rd, 2014.

The JLPT is available in five different levels from N1 to N5, with N1 being the most difficult, all levels will be tested on December 7th. Registration fees are $60 for N1 and N2 level tests, $50 for N3, N4 and N5 levels tests.

Please visit this website for more information and to register online for the JLPT.

がんばって to any and all JLPT test takers!