Support JASC’s programs for aging adults! Donations will be matched up to $5000 by the RRF Foundation for Aging through December 3rd.
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Holiday Delight 2021
Saturday, November 13th Food pick-up at JASC, 2:00-5:00pm
JASC is hiring!
We’re looking for a qualified candidate to fill the full-time position of Program & Special Events Manager.
Chicago LGBTQ Nikkei: An Intergenerational Panel Discussion
Friday, October 15th 6:00-7:30pm CDT on Zoom, click on image to register.
Uptown Art Week at JASC
Stop by JASC (4427 N Clark) this Thursday, August 12, 4:00 – 6:00 PM (during JASC Fresh Market) & Friday, August 13, 10:00 – 5:00 PM to see and purchase works by Hiroshi Ariyama, Kiyoshi Mino, Felt Inspired, and Sansei Artisans – Lori Hamamoto & Sharon Inouye.
Donguri Kai is NOW HIRING!小学生向け初級日本語クラスのインストラクター
JASC どんぐり会プログラムは、需要に沿ってクラスを増設しています。2021-2022年度より、New Learner クラスを開設するにあたり、日本語インストラクターを募集します。 The Donguri Kai program at JASC is expanding and we are looking for an instructor to teach Japanese language and culture to children at the New Learner level for the 2021-2022 school year.
Yōkai Banzai!: Modern interpretations by three Chicagoland Japanese Americans
The second in our two-part series on yōkai, join us from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 19th for a conversation with Chicagoland creatives Jami Nakamura Lin, Cori Nakamura Lin, and Kiyoshi Mino.
Exploring the Culture of Yōkai with Michael Dylan Foster
Join JASC for this program with the author of The Book of Yōkai: Mysterious Creatures of Japanese Folklore, Michael Dylan Foster
Virtual Memorial Day Program
Save the date and spread the word! JASC is happy to be collaborating with the Japanese Mutual Aid Society and Chicago Nisei Post to bring you a Virtual Memorial Day Program this year. Tune in to the JASC Youtube channel on Monday, May 31st, at 11:00 a.m. to watch.
JASC Family Room
The JASC Family Room – Facebook group is now open! The pandemic brought particular challenges to families with children, so we created this space for adults in families with children to connect and share information, or just photos and fun from everyday life.