Hokusai Manga Exhibition at Portland Japanese Garden

Portland Japanese Garden is hosting this month to complement their current exhibition Manga Hokusai Manga: Approaching the Master’s Compendium from the Perspective of Contemporary Comics. Hokusai Manga and Manga: Pictures that Come to Life Portland
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Portland Japanese Garden is seeking a membership manager

Portland Japanese Garden is hiring a Membership Manager to oversee the Garden’s growing membership program. Details: Job Posting – FT Membership Manager (3)

2019 New Year Celebration Event

Join us for our traditional Japanese New Year’s Celebration including Osechi, sushi, dessert, beer and sake, traditional music, Japanese calligraphy, fukubukuro, kimono and more. Celebrate the Year of the boar with your friends and colleagues
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JASO 2018 Holiday After Hours

Business Networking 5:30 – 7:30pm, Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Lane Powell 601 S.W. Second Ave, Suite 2100, Portland OR 97204 This year, Lane Powell will generously host JASO’s Holiday After Hours event. There is no
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Welcome to the Japan-America Society of Oregon

JASO (ja-zo) is a member-based, volunteer-driven, non-profit organization consisting of corporations and individuals in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

JASO was established in 1907, and is the 3rd oldest Japan America Society in the US.

Our mission is to develop business and community by strengthening the US-Japan relationship. If you are an organization or an individual, and you are passionate about the importance of the US-Japan relationship, we invite you to join us and get involved today!

Featured Members:






Shokookai of Portland