MOFAD to Screen “Nourishing Japan,” a Documentary About Japan’s Food Education and School Lunch

Nourishing Japan: Food Education & School Lunch in Japan Thursday, February 20 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) MOFAD – 62 Bayard Street, Brooklyn Admission: $25 Embark on a delicious journey from farmer’s field to school classroom that celebrates how one country has re-imagined school lunch and food education. At the heart of Japan’s 2005 Food Education Law are the … Continue reading MOFAD to Screen “Nourishing Japan,” a Documentary About Japan’s Food Education and School Lunch

KAEDE: Five Winds Calligraphy at Onishi Gallery

KAEDE: Five Winds Tuesday, February 4 through Tuesday, February 11 Opening Reception: Thursday February 6 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Onishi Gallery – 521 W. 26th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues) Admission: Free Onishi Gallery presents KAEDE: Five Winds, a group exhibition featuring contemporary calligraphy artists CAN Miura, HOUSEKI Seiji, BIHOU Iwai, TOSHI Furuya, and KAORI Kasahara. For many years, this calligraphy group, … Continue reading KAEDE: Five Winds Calligraphy at Onishi Gallery

Oshogatsu: New Year’s Celebration at Japan Society

Oshogatsu: New Year’s Celebration Sunday, January 26 from 1:00 until 4:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Tickets: $18/$10 Japan Society individual and corporate members/Free children ages 2 and under and Cool Culture members. Admission includes the festival and one taiko drumming session. Continue to celebrate the New Year Japanese-style with Japan Society’s Oshogatsu event filled with the … Continue reading Oshogatsu: New Year’s Celebration at Japan Society

Plan Your Next Trip to Japan at The New York Times Travel Show

The New York Times Travel Show Saturday, January 25 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Sunday, January 26 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Jacob K. Javits Center – 655 W. 34th Street (between 11th and 12th Streets) Admission: $25 two-day pass/$20 one-day pass/Free children 18 and under Plan your next trip to Japan with a little help from The New York Times Travel Show, … Continue reading Plan Your Next Trip to Japan at The New York Times Travel Show

Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival Monday, January 20 from noon until 4:00 p.m. ROULETTE – 509 Atlantic Avenue (corner of Atlantic and 3rd Avenues), Brooklyn Admission: $15/$8 children (in advance) / $18/$10 children (at the door) / Free children two and under Celebrate the Year of the Rat in Brooklyn at this Japanese-style event for the entire family. The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association presents … Continue reading Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn