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Our popular Japanese language class is back!

PLEASE NOTE: JASDFW Japanese language classes are currently offered online via Zoom. To participate, you will need access to a device with internet, microphone, and camera.

Adults Class (Age 18 +)

8 Weeks Course
1 Hour/class
Maximum 10 students
Best for beginners or those with limited knowledge of Japanese.
Real time Japan experience – teacher currently lives in Tokyo!


Members: $150
Non-Members: $200
Membership Bundle: $180 (Save $15!)


* Students are not required to purchase the textbook. Teacher will prepare materials for each class.


Session 1: Thursday, July 8, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Introduction, Greeting, Self Introduction, Yes/No in Japanese
Session 2: Thursday, July 15, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Numbers, What is this/that, Like/Don’t like, Ordering coffee at Starbucks in Japan
Session 3: Thursday, July 22, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Numbers, Currency, Counting money, Shopping at farmers market in Japan
Session 4: Thursday, July 29, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Transportation, Where/How, Taking a train in Japan
Session 5: Thursday, August 5, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Session 6: Thursday, August 12, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Session 7: Thursday, August 19, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)
Session 8: Thursday, August 26, 5:3o PM – 6:30 PM (CDT)

*Topics are subjected to change


Natsuyo Taniysasu

A native of Hiroshima, Natsuyo Taniyasu worked at the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth as a Cultural Exchange Facilitator as part of the GEN-J Grassroots Exchange Network-Japan program to strengthen networks between local communities and companies between 2018-2020. Before moving to Dallas, Natsuyo taught Japanese language at a public high school in Vietnam and currently working at Japan International Cooperation Center in Tokyo, Japan.