Apply Now! JSGH Japanese Language Class

Japan Society of Greater Hartford’s Japanese language class for beginners is accepting the applications now. Please read the detail on our Japanese Course page, and fill out the application form. This online course is designed for high school students and adults with no prior exposures to Japanese language. (If you are looking for higher level Japanese course, please contact us.) In this course, you will learn: How to read and write Hiragana Give greetings Use >>Read More...

Winter in Japan Presentation for Wadsworth Atheneum

We had an opportunity to participate in Wadsworth Atheneum’s December Second Saturday event with a “Winter in Japan” presentation. Mai Vestergaard did a great job narrating the video for us. Click a link below to enjoy our presentation as well as other kids friendly fun videos. https://www.thewadsworth.org/event/second-saturdays-for-families-winter-wonderland/  >>Read More...

2021 JSGH Membership and Sponsorship Information

We have updated our membership and corporate sponsorship information for 2021. Please download the form from the membership pages, and stay connected. While many of our normal activities have been shifted to online, we are staying very active. We are kicking off 2021 with Rakugo Hour by a professional Rakugo-ka, Yanagiya Tozaburo. We appreciate for your support!   >>Read More...

New Year Rakugo Hour with Tozabro Yanagiya III – 新年落語会

Japan Society of Greater Hartford would like to invite you to this special occasion to listen to Japanese professional Rakugo-ka, Tozaburo Yanagiya’s live online Zoom presentation. Space is limited. Reserve your virtual seat today! (We will provide the login info a week before the event.) Date: January 9, 2021 from 4 pm to 5 pm ET Contents: (in English) Understanding Rakugo’s movements using the fan and hand towel What’s left/right? Rakugo Performance Questions from the audience >>Read More...