JAPC is having a barbecue for all club members on August 18th. This will be a “pot luck” style BBQ where YOU bring something and we will cook it.
The most nostalgic, enjoyable event of year is coming to Mitsuwa Marketplace on Saturday, August 3, 2013 from 2-8:30pm. The festival returns with food, games, live entertainment and fun for the whole family!
“Golden fish Scooping”, “Water Balloons Scooping”, “Treasure Hunt”,“Lucky Drawing”, “Ring Toss”, “Mini Golf”, “Shooting Game” and much more fun! You surely could go back to your childhood. Let’s soak in the fun atmosphere of being kid again with your children.
Come to one or both of the Thermae Romae film showings at the Chicago Cultural Center! August 7, 2013 at 6:30pm &
August 10, 2013 at 2PM
Based on the best selling manga series written by Mari Yamazaki, this comedy follows a Roman architect named Lucius, who is having trouble coming up with new ideas and loses his job. One day, when at a spa with his friend, he discovers a hidden tunnel underneath that leads him to a Japanese bath house. Inspired by the innovations found there, he creates his own spa bringing in the modern ideas he finds in Japan to Ancient Rome.
Jamie over at AnimeChicago.com received a cease and desist email on July 26, 2013 from Big Tent Entertainment LLC. Apparently the convention organizers never got proper permission to use the Domo-Kun property from Big Tent Entertainment LLC.