JASH Weekly Update 5/20: Natsumatsuri Returns in July!

Dear Members and Friends of JASH, The weather is heating up, and we’re loving the summertime feeling! To celebrate the season, our JASH NexGen group has been busily planning for their 2nd Annual Natsumatsuri. You all loved the awesome Zoom summer festival they put together last year, complete with delicious bento and fantastic entertainment. This year’s party will be hosted virtually once again so that everyone can join in the fun! We’ll have more information for you soon, but for now SAVE THE DATE for Thursday, July 29 at 6pm-7pm (HST)!


Upcoming Events

Virtual Program The Role of the U.S. and Japan in the China-Taiwan Relationship Thursday, June 3, 2021 4:00-5:00pm (HST) The Japan-America Society of Hawaii is honored to host a Zoom webinar panel discussion focusing on “The Role of the U.S. and Japan in the China-Taiwan Relationship.” Our esteemed panelists are Major General (Ret.) Suzanne Vares-Lum (Owner, Vares-Lum Indo-Pacific Consulting, LLC) and Dr. John Hemmings (Associate Professor, Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies), with a special welcome by the Director of APCSS, Rear Admiral (Ret.) Peter Gumataotao. Our guest moderator is Ms. Barbara Tanabe (Owner, Hoʻakea Communications, LLC). For details and to register, click here.