Thurs 19, Shinnenkai, EcoTrust in-person, Photos HERE

from Mon 23 – mid-March Winter Term Japanese Language Classes, Portland-based online, Salem-based in-person


Thurs 9, 11:30am – 1:30pm Japan Currents, Women in Leadership Luncheon at Sentinel Hotel, in-person. Photos HERE


Sun 5, Hinamatsuri, Hanai, Bend, OR, in-person supporting the Japanese American Society of Central Oregon Photos HERE.

Sat 11, Pacific Northwest Japan Bowl, Clark College, in-person. Photos HERE.

Sat 18, 11am – 2pm Cherry Blossom Festival, Oregon State Capital Mall, in-person, supporting the Salem Japanese community

Sun 19 from 10am Meet the Maker with JASO NEXT, Electrica Coffee, in-person. Photos HERE.

Sat 25-April 1, 7-9pm every evening, Yozakura, Oregon State Capital Mall, in-person, supporting the Salem Japanese community


Thurs 13, Business Speaker Series: Naoki Kuze, Kuze Fuku & St.Cousair, in-person. Photos HERE.

Sat April 22, Toyama Cup, online.

from Mon 24 – mid-June Spring Term Japanese Language ClassesPortland online, Salem in-person

Sat 29, 7:30pm kick-off Hina Cheer Section at Portland Thorns vs Angel City, Providence Park, in-person. Photos HERE.


Sun May 10 – JASO Next: Brewery tour and tasting at SakéOne, in-person. Photos HERE.

Thurs 11, 6-8pm Women’s Leadership Council Spring Networking, in-person. Photos HERE.


Thurs 8, 6-9pm JASO Annual Gala & General Meeting at Castaway, in-person. Photos HERE.

Thurs 22, 6-7:30pm Workshop: Helping US Businesspeople Be Successful with their Japanese Colleagues and Clients, Gold, Platinum, Diamond-Level members only, online.

Thurs 29, 6-7:30pm JASO主催、ビジネスウェビナー『日米異文化マネジメント』(Workshop: Helping Japanese Businesspeople Be Successful with their US colleagues and clients), Gold, Platinum Diamond-level members only, online.


Mon 10, 6-8pm Monday Mixer: Michael Kenna Photography, by NEXT & PLACE, in-person. Photos HERE.

Fri 21, 6-8:30pm Japanese Beer Garden, in-person. Photos HERE.


Friday 25, from 1:45pm Golf Tournament & Friendship Cup at Langdon Farms Golf Club, 14377 NE Airport Way, Aurora, OR 97002. Photos HERE.


from Mon 25 to November, Fall Term Japanese Language Classes, online.

Fri 29, 12:30pm-5:30pm Women’s Leadership Workshop: Turning Self-Criticism into Self Compassion, The Atrium, in-person. Photos HERE.

Sat 30, 11am-12:30pm JASO NEXT: Pop-Up Social Hour, TANAKA, in-person. Photo HERE.


from Wed 11 to December, Community Conversation Class in Japanese, Salem Multicultural Institute, in person.

Sat 28, from 10am, PSU Farmers Market Meet-Up hosted by JASO NEXT, 1803 Park Ave, Portland, in-person. View photos HERE.


Thurs 2, 6pm-7:30pm New Member Meet-and-Greet, JASO Office, in person. Photos HERE.

Sun 5, 4pm-6:30pm Hina Community Cheer Section at Providence Park, in-person. Photos HERE.

Thurs 9, 6pm-8:45pm Business Speaker Series: Beyond Soy Sauce with Kojiro Shiraiwa, CEO of Yamasa USA, The Mark Spencer Hotel, in person. Photos HERE.


Thurs 7, 5pm-9pm After Hours at KEEN, 505 NW 13th Ave, Portland, 97209, in person. Registration OPEN.