Upcoming Events and Important Dates:
February 13 - Young Professionals Ice Skating Night: JASG YP members gather together for an evening of ice skating at Atlantic Station’s seasonal outdoor rink in Midtown Atlanta.
February 21 - Nihongo-Eigo-Kai: Come join language learners as we enjoy a conversation on a different topic every month, half in Japanese and half in English. We focus on vocabulary, communication, helping each other out with grammar, and accent reduction.
February 25 - Atlanta Braves Happy Hour: The Atlanta Braves welcomes JASG members to visit its new SunTrust Park Preview Center, a high-tech suite of offices overlooking the construction site for the new Atlanta Braves stadium. Attendees will have the unique opportunity to “step inside” SunTrust Park through a virtual venue application while networking with Braves executives and other JASG members.
February 27 - APCC Junior Ambassador Finalist Mixer: The JASG invites Junior Ambassador finalists for the 2016 Asian Pacific Children Convention for an afternoon of group activities, games, information session, and interviews. The mixer will allow the APCC Selection Committee to determine the final 4 Junior Ambassadors who will be invited to travel to Fukuoka, Japan for a 2 week exchange program.
March 5 - Japan Academic Challenge & Japanese Speech Contest: Held at Mercer University this year, high school students compete in the Japan Academic Challenge and university students compete in the Japanese Speech Contest to showcase their knowledge about Japan and Japanese language skills.