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Japan Club 2005-2006

Japan Club is an active organization of individuals united by their interest in Japan. The club plans and organizes several activities throughout the year designed to expose and introduce anyone interested to the many wonderful facets and mysteries of this wonderful and truly unique island country of the orient.

The club is an ever changing and developing club, so we welcome your ideas, insights, and of course, you as well. Anybody is welcome and encouraged to join!

The Japan Club Leadership Committee is:

  • Katherine Julian
  • Mana Uemura
  • Sayaka Nakatsuji
  • Kevin Steinbach

If you have any questions, comments, or ideas concerning Japan Club activities, you may contact any of them by e-mail. Please note that Japan Club now has its own e-mail address, japanclub@hope.edu, so please send messages concerning Japan Club there.



Starts 7:00PM
New Year's Party Celebrate New Year's, even if it is a little late. Also, meet the Nakajima family and see who we'll be supporting through Dance Marathon.


7:00PM Movie Night We'll be showing "Sekai no Chuushin de, Ai wo Sakebu" (Crying Love at the Center of the World). 138 minutes, in Japanese with English subtitles. Worship Service


7:00PM Setsuban Traditional bean-throwing ritual.


7:00PM DDR Catch dance fever with everyone's favorite dancing game!


7:00PM Movie Night Movie TBA.


7:00PM Hina Matsuri The Doll Festival, or Girl's Day.

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All Day Dance Marathon This is it--24 straight hours of dance!


7:00PM Movie Night Movie TBA.
April Event(s) TBD.