Children’s Day 2018

In May, JETAA Wellington volunteers put on our annual Children’s Day craft event, where we invite the Wellington community to come by, make some mini koi-nobori carp streamers, and learn a bit about Japan in the process. With a last-minute change in our usual Te Papa venue, we weren’t sure if we’d be able to put Read more about Children’s Day 2018[…]

Making Japanese Bento on a Saturday

On Saturday, 19th August, JETAA Wellington co-hosted a Japanese-style bento-making class with the Wellington Sakai Association and Hello Katy Bento. The maximum 20 people showed up at the Wellington Central Library to learn how to prepare, cook, and arrange these famously creative and compact lunchboxes, so the class was quite lively and fun! The owner of Read more about Making Japanese <i>Bento</i> on a Saturday[…]