Events Calendar

2021/4/6
The Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago serves the 10 Midwestern states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

The Events Calendar shows Japan-related cultural events such as Japanese festivals, art exhibits, special events, etc. happening in the 10 states every month.

NOTICE: Due to COVID-19, many events have become virtual. As such, our calendar mainly showcases virtual events inside and outside our 10-state jurisdiction for the time being.

Current Month

Calendar
April 2021
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
Virtual Screening
April 1: TRUE MOTHERS (朝が来る) (Japan) – Asian Pop-Up Cinema
2
3
Virtual Gathering
April 3: Sakura Matsuri – Virtual Community Gathering with Japan America Society of Washington DC

Virtual Class
April 3: EASY JAPANESE HOME COOKING FOR NON-CHEFS! -PART 10- with the Japan Society of Boston

Virtual Screening
April 3: “Microplastic Madness” with the Japan Society
4
Virtual Class
April 4: Virtual April Haiku Class with Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 4Virtual April Introduction to Nihon Buyo Workshops (Japanese Dance) with Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 4: Virtual April Sumi-e Classes with the Japanese Culture Center

Language Exchange
April 4: Virtual Shodo Class for April with the Japanese Culture Center

5 6 7
Virtual Class
April 7: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center

Web Seminar
April 7: “The Fight for Women's Judo: Rusty Kanokogi's Story” with the Japan Society
8
Virtual Workshop
April 8: “Shomyo for Everyday Wellness” virtual workshop with the Japan Society

Virtual Class
April 8: “KIRITANPO LESSON WITH AMERICA-JAPAN SOCIETY OF AKITA” with the Japan-America Society of Minnesota

Web Seminar
April 8: “KEEN & Covid: a new business. a new life.” with the Japan-America Society Oregon
9
Virtual Class
April 9: Spring Japanese Cooking (Virtual) Workshop with the Japan-America Society of Greater Cincinnati

Virtual Networking
April 9: Networking Lunch in Japanese with the Japan American Society of Washington DC
10
Virtual Class
April 10: Virtual April 4-Week Hanko Class with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Workshop
April 10: “How to speak Japanese casually with friends” with the Japan Society of Northern California

Virtual Workshop
April 10: “Virtual TRE™ Workshop” with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 10: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center

Livestream
April 10: “Revitalizing Tradition XIV” livestream with the Japanese Culture Center
11
Virtual Discussion and Workshop
March 11: “Microplastic Madness” Virtual discussion and workshop with the Japan Society

12 13
Web Seminar
April 13: “7 Rules of Successful Remote Working” with the Japan-America Society of Dallas Fort Worth
14
Virtual Class
April 14: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Information Session
April 14: Virtual Ikebana Ohara Ryu Information Session and Student Art Show with the Japanese Culture Center
15
Web Seminar
April 15: “Living Longer and Healthier: Blue Zones and Aging in the U.S. and Japan” with the Japan America Society of Dallas Fort Worth

Web Seminar
April 15: “Research in the Age of COVID-19” webinar with the Japan-America Society of Chicago

Virtual Class
April 15: Virtual Reiki Practice for Self-Care with the Japanese Culture Center
16
Virtual Workshop
April 16: “Survival Japanese” with the Japan Society
17
Virtual Workshop
April 17: Virtual Introduction to Zen Meditation and Breathwork Workshop with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 17: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center
18
Virtual Rakugo
April 18: RAKUGO BY TOZABURO YANAGIYA: SHINSHUNKAI(新春会)PART 2 with the Japan-American Society of Minnesota

Drive-In Screening
April 18: ONE SUMMER STORY (Japan) with Asian Pop-Up Cinema

19 20
Virtual Event
April 20: JETAA & YPC Book Club
21
Virtual Workshop
April 21: Spring Ikebana (Virtual) Workshop with the Japan-America Society of Greater Cincinnati

Virtual Class
April 21: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 21: Virtual Ikebana Ohara Ryu Introductory Workshop with the Japanese Culture Center
22
Virtual Workshop
April 22: Sake Cocktails: Sakura Celebration with the Japan Society

Web Seminar
April 22: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF HEALTHCARE HOSPITALS AT HOME AND PATIENT MONITORING by the Japan Society of Northern California

Virtual Class
April 22: Virtual Reiki Practice for Self-Care with the Japanese Culture Center
23
Virtual Workshop
April 23: Fundamentals of Kanji: Part 1 with the Japan Society

Virtual Language Exchange
April 23: Networking Lunch in Japanese with the Japan-America Society of Washington DC
24
Virtual Class
April 24: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center

In-Person Class
April 24: Introductory Ikebana Ikenobo Workshop (In-Person) with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 24: Virtual Not The Average “How To Draw Manga” Class with the Japanese Culture Center
25
In-Person Meditation
April 25: Sound Bath with the Japanese Culture Center
26
Web Seminar
April 26: Intro to Japanese Business Etiquette (Webinar) with the Japan-America Society of Greater Cincinnati
27
Virtual Class
April 27: Virtual Ikebana Ohara Ryu Intermediate Beginner Class with the Japanese Culture Center
28
Virtual Class
April 28: Virtual Introduction to Origami Lessons with the Japanese Culture Center

Virtual Class
April 28: Virtual Ikebana Ohara Ryu Introductory Class with the Japanese Culture Center
29
Virtual Lecture
April 29: 2021 JAPAN LECTURE SERIES - IKEBANA: MORE THAN JUST PRETTY FLOWERS with the Japan-America Society of Pennsylvania

Virtual Workshop
April 29: Setting Up a Japanese Chisel with the Japan Society

Virtual Class
April 29: Virtual Reiki Practice for Self-Care with the Japanese Culture Center
30
Virtual Workshop
April 30: Fundamentals of Kanji: Part 2 with the Japan Society

Past Months

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2020 JAN - FEB - MAR - APR - MAY - JUN - JUL - AUG - SEP - OCT - NOV - DEC
2019 JAN - FEB - MAR - APR - MAY - JUN - JUL - AUG - SEP - OCT - NOV - DEC
2018 JAN - FEB - MAR - APR - MAY - JUN - JUL - AUG - SEP - OCT - NOV - DEC
2017 SEPT - OCT- NOV - DEC

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