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Hiking Club – Let’s Re-acclimate!

This year we’re extending our summer hiking club into the fall and possibly beyond? (weather permitting of course). We’ll set off from Chautauqua Park in Boulder. For a more leisurely hike join the “Tree-liners”, for more of a challenge join the “Summiters”

When: Saturday, Sept. 27th, 10am

Where to meet:
Right at the intersection of Baseline & Kinnickinic Rd, the entrance to Chautauqua Park, Boulder.

Tree Liners– The Rock Quarry

Summiters — The 1st & 2nd Flatiron

Check out the Facebook group for more info and to RSVP.

Take the JLPT in Colorado!

The Japanese Language Proficiency Test, or JLPT, is the go-to measure for assessing non-native Japanese language ability. The test is held in only a few cities in the United States, and this year Boulder, Colorado has been added as one of the testing sites!

The JLPT will be held on Sunday, December 7th, 2014 at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Registration will be open until 7pm Mountain Time, October 3rd, 2014.

The JLPT is available in five different levels from N1 to N5, with N1 being the most difficult, all levels will be tested on December 7th. Registration fees are $60 for N1 and N2 level tests, $50 for N3, N4 and N5 levels tests.

Please visit this website for more information and to register online for the JLPT.

がんばって to any and all JLPT test takers!

Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story Film Screening

JETAA Rocky Mountain
& Japan-America Society of Colorado present

Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story

and stories of courage and sacrifice during the Great East Japan Earthquake & Tsunami
Special Showing with director Regge Life

Saturday, August 16th
Dinner at 6pm, Screening at 7:30-9pm

Domo Restaurant (Aikido Studio)
1365 Osage St, Denver 80204

$25/person Price includes film screening, dinner, tax and gratuity.
– Cash bar is available but cost is separate.

RSVP by purchasing your tickets by Thursday, August 14th

RSVP is closed! See you at the event!

If you have any questions or are unable to use Paypal please contact

Please spread the word! Feel free to download and send out this flyer to your family and friends!

​About the Film:
As you may know, Taylor Anderson was on the JET program teaching children English when she lost her life in the great tsunami / earthquake of Japan on March 11, 2011. The film Live Your Dream is a story about Taylor Anderson and all the young people who travel the world trying to make a difference.

Please join us for this unique opportunity!!

JET-RMJETAA Info Exchange/Happy Hour

Hey everyone! Fancy a drink? Feel like sharing funny Japan stories and dispensing sage advice for the newest group of JETs? Then join us for the RMJETAA Information Exchange (previously know as the post Q&A Happy Hour) THIS weekend!

Place: Wynkoop Brewery, 1634 18th St, Denver, CO 80202 (2nd Floor near the pool tables)
Date/ Time: Saturday, June 7th, 5:30-7:30 pm

A nice assortment of beer and appetizers will be provided for those who attend! This event directly follows an information session for departing JETs, so it is the perfect opportunity when newbies and alumni alike can gather together in the time-honored tradition of 飲みュニケーション . This is a really fun event, so we’d love to see you there!