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535 North Fifth Street
San Jose, California 95112
Phone (408) 294-3138
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March 29, 2015
Water-based Japanese Woodblock Printmaking with Charles Coates

Charles Woodruff Coates will hold a woodblock printmaking class at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose (JAMsj) on Sunday, March 29. In this workshop, students will create a fine-art print using woodcut printmaking techniques.

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April 3, 2015 - April 19, 2015
Shining Wind: Forty Years of English Haiku

Shining Wind is a lively look at the Yuki Teikei Haiku Society, whose mission is to teach English speakers a traditional Japanese poetry form: haiku.

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April 4, 2015
Traditions in Japanese Architecture

On Saturday, April 4, Karl Bareis of Santa Cruz Timberframes will speak on traditional Japanese building and architectural spaces. His talk will feature a PowerPoint presentation of his personal photography taken in Japan in the 1970s.

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April 4, 2015
JAMsj Book Club

The next meeting of the JAMsj book club has been changed to a Meet the Author event! Author Naomi Shibata will discuss her book, Bend with the Wind-The Life, Family, and Writings of Grace Eto Shibata.

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April 12, 2015
Poetry Event

JAMsj will celebrate National Poetry Month in April with a special poetry reading featuring various perspectives on the camp experience.

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April 18, 2015
Lost Battalion

Join us on April 18th for the rare opportunity to hear three perspectives of the infamous battle: the rescued, the rescuers, and even the enemy.

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April 26, 2015
Kodomo no Hi

JAMsj will be celebrating Kodomo No Hi (Children's Day) with various craft-making workshops.

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August 8, 2015
California Legacy Voice Network: 2015 JAMsj Workshops

The California Legacy Voice Network has developed a statewide system to train social studies professionals in the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII. It has scheduled three professional development workshops for 2015.

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