Japanese American Museum of San Jose E-News Archives
The JAMsj E-News gives you  information about recent events and activities associated with the Japanese American Museum of San Jose.


You can read our past E-News from this archive by clicking on the date of the E-News item.
 



  • Archive for JAMsj E-News
  • August 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Panel Discussion: Raising Mixed Race, Film Screening and Discussion: Fall Seven Times, Get Up Eight, Save the Date: Jazz Katsu for Kumamoto, Asia Week SF Bay Area Exhibit, Suzume No Gakko 40th Anniversary
  • July 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Tohoku 2016 Series: Tohoku Tomo, Panel Discussion: Raising Mixed Race, Film Screening and Discussion: Fall Seven Times, Get Up Eight, Save the Date: Jazz Katsu for Kumamoto, Suzume No Gakko 40th Anniversary
  • June2 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Tohoku Series: Meet the Author, Film Screening: Lil Tokyo Reporter, Tohoku 2016 Series: Tohoku Tomo
    Tohoku 2016 Series
  • May 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Kodomo No Hi, JAMsj Vintage Sale, J-Town Film Fest San Jose, Tohoku Series: Meet the Author
    Tohoku 2016 Series
  • April 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Meet the Author: Cecilia Tsu, Kodomo No Hi, Remembering Tohoku: Jazz Katsu, Tohoku 2016 Series, Tadaima: A Japanese American Gathering of LGBTQQ and Allies
  • March 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Hawaiian Theme JAMsj Fundraiser, Hinamatsuri, Tohoku Series: Run 311, Tohoku Series Video Presentation: Remembering Tohoku, California Legacy Voice Workshop, Visible & Invisible: A Hapa Japanese American History Exhibit, Book Club: Garden of the World, Kodomo No Hi, Tohoku 2016 Series, Suzume No Gakko 40th Anniversary
  • February 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • Visible & Invisible: A Hapa Japanese American History Exhibit, Book Club: Schools Behind Barbed Wire, San Jose Day of Remembrance, Valley of the Heart World Premiere, Hawaiian Theme JAMsj Fundraiser, California Legacy Voice Workshop, Tohoku 2016 Series, Suzume No Gakko 40th Anniversary
  • January 2016 JAMsj E-News
  • New Exhibit Submissions, Scapegoating Panel, Fred T. Korematsu Day, Book Club: Schools Behind Barbed Wire, California Legacy Voice Workshop
  • December 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • California Legacy Voice Workshop
  • November 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Winter Boutique, Film Screening: To Be Takei, Book Club: The Sun Gods, Online JAMsj Store
  • October 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Book Club: Being Japanese American, Health, Sports and Culture Day, Help Identify Heart Mountain Photos, Genealogy Workshop, Film: To Be Takei, JACL Community Recognition
  • September 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • JAMsj Open House, 125th Anniversary Concerts, Lucky Chow, Book Club: Being Japanese American, California Legacy Voice Network - JAMsj Workshop, Health, Sports and Culture Day, Help Identify Heart Mountain Photos
  • August 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Book Club: The Train to Crystal City, 125 Years of Japantown San Jose, Meet the Author: Gil Asakawa, Screening: White Light/Black Rain, JAMsj Open House, Help Identify Heart Mountain Photos
  • July 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Book Club: The Train to Crystal City, California Legacy Voice Network Workshop, Screening: White Light / Black Rain, Help Identify Heart Mountain Photos, Volunteer Wanted: JAMsj Editor
  • June 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Meet the Author: Brenda Nakamoto, Fundraising Dinner for CGM Digital Exhibition, Upcoming JAMsj Hapa Exhibit
  • May 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • City Girls: The Nisei Social World in Los Angeles 1920 - 1950, San Jose J-Town FilmFest, Meet the Author: Brenda Nakamoto, Fundraising Dinner for CGM Digital Exhibition, Support JAMsj with Amazon Smile
  • April 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Book Club: Bend With the Wind, Presentation: Traditions in Japanese Architecture, New Exhibit: Shining Wind -- Forty Years of English Haiku, Perspectives on Camp, Unique Panel: Lost Batallion - a Rescuer, a Rescuee and a Writer, Kodomo no Hi, Vintage Sale, Help Wanted
  • March 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Hinamatsuri, Tohoku Update 2015, Jerome and Rohwer Interviews, Women's History Month Panel, Hidden Legacy + "Take the JA Train", Japanese Woodblock Printmaking, Book Club: Bend With the Wind, Presentation: Traditions in Japanese Architecture, JAMsj Blog: The Importance of Japanese American Traditions
  • February 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Scholar Presentation: Fighting for the Emperor, Twice Heroes Exhibitor's Tour and Book Signing, Book Club: The Two Worlds of Jim Yoshida, Workshop: Finding Your Japanese Roots in the U.S. and Japan, Hinamatsuri, Tohoku Update, Day of Remembrace
  • Correction II - January 2015 JAMsj E-News
  • Book Club: From Internment, to Korea, to Solitude, Oshogatsu, New Exhibit: Twice Heroes and More, Film Screening: Issei: The First Generation, Scholar Presentation: Fighting for the Emperor, Save the Date: Genealogy Workshop
  • December 2014 JAMsj E-News
  • San Jose Japantown: A Journey, Support JAMsj, Book Club: From Internment, to Korea, to Solitude, Oshogatsu, New Exhibit: Twice Heroes Share their Stories
  • November 2014 JAMsj E-News
  • Film Screening: Under the Blood Red Sun, JAMsj Winter Boutique, Heart Mountain Town Hall Event, Film Screening: Legacy of Heart Mountain, Book Launch -- San Jose Japantown: A Journey, Book Club: From Internment, to Korea, to Solitude
  • October 2014 JAMsj E-News
  • From Asahi to Zebras, JA Farm House, Scholar Presentation: Amy Sueyoshi, Return to Heart Mountain: A Celebration of JA Baseball, JAMsj Winter Boutique, Nikkei Angel Island Pilgrimage, Heart Mountain Town Hall Event
  • September 2014 JAMsj E-News
  • CAAMfest San Jose, Grandparents Day, Free Writing Workshop, Origami with Linda Mihara, Book Club: From Asahi to Zebras, JA Farm House, Return to Heart Mountain: A Celebration of JA Baseball, Nikkei Angel Island Pilgrimage
  • August 2014 JAMsj E-News
  • Japantown Book Preorder, Book Club: Quiet Heroes, CAAMfest San Jose, Grandparents Day, Volunteers Wanted
  • July 2014 JAMsj E-News
  • Emerging Research in Japanese American Studies, JA Filmmakers Part 3, Book Club: Quiet Heroes, Volunteers Wanted, Grandparents Day
  • June 2014 JAMSJ E-News - Clarification
  • Clarification of days JAMsj is open.
  • June 2014 JAMSJ E-News
  • Book Club: The Principled Politician -- The Ralph Carr Story, JA Filmmakers Part 2, Volunteers Wanted, Emerging Research in Japanese American Studies, Save the Date: Grandparents Day
  • May 2014 JAMSJ E-News
  • After Camp: Post War Nisei Life and Politics, A Day in the Life of Asian Pacific America, Giant Robot and the Super Awesome Art of Today, Meet the Author: Naomi Hirahara, Asian American Filmmaking, CSM Asian Pacific American Film Festival, Book Club: The Principled Poliitician -- The Ralph Carr Story
  • Clarification: April Book Club
  • Date Clarification
  • April 2014 JAMSJ E-News
  • Vintage Sale, Kodomo No Hi, After Camp: Post War Nisei Life and Politics, Dalip Singh: His Life His Legacy
  • March 2014 JAMSJ E-News
  • Hinamatsuri at JAMsj, Japan's Migration Story, The Story of Japanese Migration, Executive Order 9066: Memories and Artifacts, Meet the Author: Hiroshi Kashiwagi, Making a Difference: Japanese American Women, Book Club -- Heirlooms: Letters From a Peach Farmer
  • February 2014 JAMSJ E-News
  • Obaachan's Evolving Pantry, Ai Love Japan: Tohoku Update 2014, Hinamatsuri at JAMsj, Japan's Migration Story, Executive Order 9066: Memories and Artifacts, San Jose Day of Remembrance, De Anza College Day of Remembrance, San Francisco Films of Remembrance
  • February 1, 2014 Special Event
  • Searchlight Serenade
  • January 2014 JAMSJ E-News
  • Season of Giving, Art Class: Sumi-e for the New Year, Poetry Readings: Honoring Ourselves Through our Writing, Searchlight Serenade, Talk Story: Obaachan's Evolving Pantry, Ai Love Japan: Tohoku Update 2014
  • December 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Letter from the President, Memories to Light, Book Club -- House on Lemon Street, Ai Love Japan -- Tohoku Update, Around the Table Exhibit, Jack's Show exhibit extended, JAMsj Winter Boutique Wrap Up
  • November 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Winter Boutique, Book Club -- Discussion of Hirabayashi Case, Film & Discussion - Blossoms and Thorns, Presentation: Campaign for Justice
  • October 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Winter Boutique, Special Screening: The Untold Story -- Internment of Japanese Americans in Hawaii, Panel Discussion: Filipino Americans and the History of San Jose Japantown, Bully: Awareness, Perspective and Prevention, Craft Class: Fleur de Lis Necklace, Book Club: Discussion of Hirabayashi Case
  • September 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Chidori Band and SJ Taiko Exhibit, Book Club: Across Two Worlds - Memoirs of a Nisei Flower Grower, Grandparents Day - Cancelled, Film: Jimmy Murakami -- Non-Alien, JAMsj Volunteer Fair, Special Screening: The Untold Story -- Internment of Japanese Americans in Hawaii, In Memory of Jack Matsuoka and His Story Exhibit, JAMsj Winter Boutique
  • Correction: August 2013 JAMsj E-News
  • Film Screening for Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings Date Correction to August 18
  • August 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Chidori Band and SJ Taiko Exhibit, Meet the Author: Tom Graves, Craft Class: Pyramid Star Box, Film Screening: Jake Shimabukuro - Life on Four Strings, Discussion: Conscience in Action, Book Club: Across Two Worlds - Memoirs of a Nisei Flower Grower, Grandparents Day
  • July 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • JA Studies Presentations, Nisei Soldiers Film Series, Meet the Author: Tom Graves, Craft Class: Pyramid Star Box, Defining Hapa
  • June 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Workshop: Fashionable Folds, Poetry Reading: Honoring Ourselves Through Our Writing, Guest Speaker: Masao Suzuki - Success Story?...Japanese Immigrant Economic Success Before WWII, Nisei Soldiers Film Series, Discover Nikkei
  • May 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Meet the Author Naomi Hirahara, Exhibit Grand Opening: Jack's Show, Defining JA, Fashionable Folds, Book Club - Issei Women: Echoes from Another Frontier
  • April 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Exhibit: Jack's Show, JAMsj Spring Cleaning fundraiser, JAMsj Library Thing, Kodomo No Hi, Yu-Ai-Kai Nihonmachi Run, Meet the Author Naomi Hirahara
  • Correction March 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Tohoku Insights Date Correction to March 9
  • March 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Book Talk with Jean Oda Moy, Hina Matsuri, JAMsj Museum Store: More Than Books, Tohoku Insights 2013, CyArk, The Making of "Tule Lake," Kodomo No Hi, Book Talk with Naomi Hirahara
  • February 2013 JAMSJ E-News
  • Ai Love Japan, San Jose Day of Remembrance, What We Did For Fun in the Old Days, JAMsj Volunteer Fair, Hina Matsuri, CyArk
  • January 2013
  • Fred Korematsu Program, Ai Love Japan, San Jose Day of Remembrance, JAMsj Book Club: Snow on Willow, Senator Inouye Remembrance
  • December 2012
  • JAMsj Book Club: Samurai for Panthers, Lost Words
  • JAMSJ 25th Anniversary Gala
  • November 2012
  • 2012 Winter Boutique, JAMsj 25th Anniversary Gala, Origami Gift Wrapping Class, Samurai Among Panthers
  • October 2012
  • 2012 Winter Boutique, JAMsj 25th Anniversary Gala, Writers Forum, Samurai Among Panthers
  • September 2012
  • Common Ground Exhibit Grand Opening, Moving Days Exhibit, "Chinatown San Jose USA" Book Talk, San Jose Taiko Drummers, Save the Dates: Winter Boutique & 25th Anniversary Gala
  • August 2012
  • Common Ground Exhibit Grand Opening, Moving Days Exhibit, "Chinatown San Jose USA" Book Talk, Midori Kai Boutique, Aki Matsuri, Save the Dates: Winter Boutique & 25th Anniversary Gala
  • July 2012
  • Heinlenville Exhibit, JAMsj Docent Training, "Bridge of Scarlet Leaves" JAMsj Book Club
  • June 2012
  • 120,000 Tassel Tapestry, JAMsj Docent Training, Learning from the Past: The Japanese American Experience, "Bridge of Scarlet Leaves" JAMsj Book Club
  • May 2012
  • Learning from the Past: The Japanese American Experience, "Bridge of Scarlet Leaves" JAMsj Book Club
  • April 2012
  • Gila River and Mama: The Ruth Mix Story film screening, JAMsj Docent Training, Children's Day, Sake San Jose, Nothing Left in My Hands
  • March 2012
  • Citizen Tanouye Film Screening, A Sense of Place: Sharing Your Camp Experience Through Imagery, Children's Day, Nothing Left in My Hands
  • February 2011
  • Valor With Honor Film Screening, Government of Japan Honors Jimi Yamaichi, San Jose Day of Remembrance, JAMsj Girl's Day, No-No Boy, JAMsj at the Salinas Day of Remembrance
  • January 2012
  • Fred Korematsu: Civil Liberties and the Constitution, Valor with Honor Film Screening, San Jose Day of Remembrance, "No-No Boy" JAMsj Book Club
  • December 2011
  • JAMsj Winter Boutique, The Buddha in the Attic, Reflection on Camp Days, JAMsj Jack Matusuoka Signature Wines, Yesterday's Farmer: Eiichi Sakauye, Congressional Gold Medal
  • November 2011
  • JAMsj Winter Boutiue, Agricultural Exhibit Grand Opening, Congressional Gold Medal, JAMsj Docent Training
  • October 2011
  • JAMsj Winter Boutique, 99 Years of Love, Vanished: Lompoc's Japanese Book Talk, Stories from Nisei Honorary Degree Recipients, JAMsj Yu-Ai Kai Book Club, Congressional Gold Medal, Open Passage Poetry Reading
  • September 2011
  • 99 Years of Love, JAMsj/Yu-Ai Kai Book Club,
    Midori Kai Boutique, Vanished: Lompoc's Japanese Book Talk, Spirit of Japantown, Community Recognition Dinner, Aki Matsuri,
    Community Calendar
  • July 2011
  • Kiyo's Story, JAMsj Volunteer Appreciation Brunch, A Gathering of Friends, Japantown Disaster Preparedness Town Hall, Community Calendar
  • June 2011
  • Kiyo's Story, Japanese History: In Salinas Chinatown, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • May 2011
  • Japantown History Book Presentation, JAMsj Docent Training, Vanished: Lompoc's Japanese, Open Passage Poetry Reading,
    Volunteer Opportunities, JAMsj Calendar
  • April 2011
  • Children's Day Celebration, JAMsj Docent Training, Vanished: Lompoc's Japanese,
    Snow Falling On Cedars, Volunteer Opportunities, JAMsj Calendar
  • March 2011
  • Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief,
    JAMsj Docent Training, Docent Spotlight: Rich Saito, Nikkei Matsuri and JAMsj Children's Day, From Our Land Exhibition,
    JAMsj/Yu-Ai Kai Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities
  • February 2011
  • Open Passage Poetry Reading, San Jose Day of Remembrance, Hinamatsuri,
    J-Town Cinema, JAMsj/Yu-Ai Kai Book Club,
    Volunteer Opportunities
    JAMsj Calendar
  • January 2011
  • Open Passage Poetry Reading, Fred Korematsu Day, 2011 San Jose Day of Remembrance, JAMsj/Yu Ai Kai Book Club
  • December 2010
  • Docent Training, JAMsj/Yu Ai Kai Book Club
  • November 2010
  • Winter Boutique, Kathryn Otoshi Book Signing, JAMsj/Yu Ai Kai Book Club
  • October 2010
  • JAMsj Grand Opening, Camp Days Exhibition, Jimi Yamaichi and the Japanese American Experience, JAMsj Docent Training, JAMsj Book Club, 2010 JAMsj Winter Boutique
  • September 2010
  • Camp Days Exhibition, Grand Opening Ceremony, Angel Island Trip, Valor With Honor Film Screening, JAMsj Book Club
  • August 2010
  • JAMsj Grand Opening Events, Camp Days Exhibition, Angel Island Tour, Docent Training, An American Time Capsule, Book Club
  • July 2010
  • JAMsj Grand Opening, Docent Training, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • June 2010
  • Docent Training, Resisters Exhibit, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • May 2010
  • 2010 Grand Opening, JAMsj Fashion Show, Docent Training, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • April 2010
  • JAMsj Fashion Show, JAMsj Book Club, Toyo's Camera Film Screening, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • January 2010
  • Message from the President, 30th Annual Day of Remembrance, Honorary Degrees for Incarcerated Japanese American Students, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • November 2009
  • 2009 Winter Boutique, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • October 2009
  • Winter Boutique, JACL Recognition Dinner, Japanese American Resettlement Through The Lens, Remembering Chiune Sugihara, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities, Community Calendar
  • September 2009
  • Sprit of Japantown, 2009 Winter Boutique, Hidden Internment, Midori Kai Boutique, JAMsj Youth Group, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities
  • July 2009
  • Curator's Tour, Volunteer Appreciation Garden Party, JAMsj Book Club, Volunteer Opportunities
  • April 2009
  • "Talking Story: An Intimate Conversation with Asian American Authors", Book Club: A Samurai's Garden, Volunteer Opportunities
  • January 2009
  • JAMsj Visionaries Gala, Dr. Gary Okihiro: Recovering Our Buried Past, Construction Freeze, Ko Nishimura, Volunteer Opportunities
  • December 2008
  • A Salute to a JAMsj Visionary: Eiichi Sakauye, Visionary Extraordinaire, Volunteer Opportunities
  • November 2008
  • Winter Boutique 2008, A Salute to a JAMsj Visionary: The Passion of Jimi Yamaichi,
    Flo Oy Wong, Volunteer Opportunities
  • October 2008
  • Winter Boutique, Stand-Up For Justice Teacher Workshop, JAMsj Visionaries Gala, Spirit of Japantown, Volunteer Opportunities
  • September 2008
  • Japantown Walk Docent Training, Midori Kai, Spirit of Japantown, Aki Matsuri, Volunteer Opportunities
  • August 2008
  • The "NEW" Japanese American Museum of San Jose, "Why Are We Involved?", ArtObject Exhibition, Midori Kai, Spirit of Japantown, Volunteer Opportunities
Japanese American Museum of San Jose
535 North Fifth Street
San Jose, California 95112
408-294-3138