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Earthquake Information


We are grateful to all of the people of the United States for your assistance and support. Please visit the main page of the Embassy of Japan for the latest updates on Great East Japan Earthquake recovery efforts. To learn how you can help, please click here.




Rakugo: Dive into Ukiyo-e

Tuesday, May 17 | 6:30pm | JICC

Rakugo: Dive into Ukiyo-e

Discover old Japan and dive into the floating world of ukiyo-e through rakugo-style storytelling presented by the world-renowned Katsura Sunshine!


The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

Wednesday, May 18 | 6:30pm | JICC

he Kingdom of Dreams and MadnessA rare glimpse of the inner workings of Studio Ghibli, one of the world’s most celebrated animation studios, and an insight into the dreams, passion and singular dedication of these remarkable creators.


Kōgei: Japanese Traditional Arts

Tuesday, April 5 - Friday, May 6 | 9AM-5PM | JICC

Kōgei: Japanese Traditional Arts

Join the JICC, in cooperation with the Onishi Gallery in New York, for our spring exhibition of Japanese kōgei (artisan crafts), including over 40 works by artists certified as Living National Treasures.


Coming Soon!

Friday, May 27 | 6:30pm | JICC

When Marnie Was There

Stay tuned for our annoucement of our May Animezing, coming May 1st!

Events Calendar

JICC events are in blue, Embassy of Japan events in green, and
other events in the area in beige

JN Newsletter

JN vol12no02

In the current issue of Japan Now: "San Ten Mori", Prime Minister Abe talks about health as a priority agenda, and the JICC educational program. Click here.


Click here for more information on current employment opportunities at the JICC.

JET Program

Official JET Website


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