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Japan Society Presents a Public Forum on Theater, Women, and Immigration 🗓 🗺

“Rest in Peace, New York.” A Public Forum on Theater, Women and Immigration Monday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 East 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $10/$8 Japan Society members Japan Society welcomes back Shirotama Hitsujiya, internationally known performance artist, artistic director of the experimental theater company YUBIWA Hotel, and founder of AJOKAI (Asian Women Performing Arts Collective), for … Continue reading Japan Society Presents a Public Forum on Theater, Women, and Immigration 🗓 🗺
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The 39th Annual Asian American and Pacific Islander Celebration 🗓 🗺

The 39th Annual Asian American and Pacific Islander Celebration Sunday, May 20 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Mott Street from Canal to Chatham Square Admission: Free May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Month, and New York City is home to 1.35 million Asians, so it’s time for everyone to celebrate in Chinatown! New York’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Celebration is the … Continue reading The 39th Annual Asian American and Pacific Islander Celebration 🗓 🗺
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The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park 🗓 🗺

The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park Sunday, May 13 from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Bandshell Area at Central Park – Entrance on 69th Street and 5th Avenue Admission: Free The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park is bringing Japanese culture to New York this Mother’s Day! It’s a festival that celebrates the diversity of Japanese culture through food, activities, and performances … Continue reading The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park 🗓 🗺
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Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month at Asia Society 🗓 🗺

First Friday: Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Friday, May 4 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Asia Society – 725 Park Avenue (at E. 70th Street) Admission: Free May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, so kick it off right with Asia Society’s biggest First Friday of the year! Enjoy free admission to Asia Society Museum’s exhibition Unknown Tibet: The Tucci Expeditions and Buddhist … Continue reading Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month at Asia Society 🗓 🗺
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The Japanese American Association Presents Its 23rd Art Exhibition 🗓 🗺

23rd JAA Exhibition of Japanese and Japanese American Artists in New York Thursday, May 3 through Saturday, May 12 Opening reception: Thursday, May 3 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Japanese American Association of New York – 49 W. 45th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 11th Floor Admission: Free For more than two decades, the Japanese American Association of New York has held an … Continue reading The Japanese American Association Presents Its 23rd Art Exhibition 🗓 🗺