January: Second Tuesday Get-together only (January 13)
February 23 (Mon): Buffet Dinner at Kojunsha
March 28 (Sat, 1800 - 2400): Dinner to Celebrate the Society's 110th Anniversary, Hotel Okura
April 4 (Sat, all day): Annual Golf Tournament at Hodogaya Country Club
April 13 (Mon): Dinner at Tokyo Club in Honour of Professor Susan J. Smith, Mistress of Girton College, Cambridge
May 28 (Thu): Early Summer Party, British Ambassador's Residence
June 24 (Wed): Triennial General Meeting, Tokyo Club
July 1 (Wed): Seated dinner at the International House of Japan, with a cappella jazz performed by the Oxford Gargoyles
All of the above events run from 18:30 to 21:00 unless otherwise indicated.
Second Tuesday Get-togethers, The Marriott Courtyard Tokyo Ginza Hotel (18:00 - 20:30): January 13, February 10, March 11 (Wednesday), April 14 (at Slainte), May 11 (Monday), June 9, July 14 (at Slainte)
The Second Tuesday attendance fee, payable in cash on arrival, is 4,000 yen. Directions: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/tyocy-courtyard-tokyo-ginza-hotel/
The April and July Second Tuesday meetings will be held at Slainte (4-5-21 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0013); the attendance fee is 3,000 yen.
We look forward to welcoming many members to this special event at Hotel Okura in March. Members are welcome to invite one guest each.
Reception desk opens at 17:30
Aperitifs, Akebono-no-ma (18:00 - 19:00)
Seated full-course dinner, Akebono-no-ma (19:00 - 21:00)
Dancing, Akebono-no-ma (21:00 - 21:40)
Cheese, wine and brandy, Baron Okura (22:00 – midnight)
Dress code: black tie
Aperitifs & dinner (and dancing) only: 12,000 yen (members), 15,000 yen (guests)
Aperitifs, dinner & after-dinner drinks: 17,000 yen (members), 20,000 yen (guests)
Members who would like to attend should let Tim Minton know by March 21st (t.minton[at]camford[dot]org), making it clear whether they (and their guests) wish to attend only the first part of the evening or the full event.
Full payment is required in advance; the Society’s bank account details will be sent to those who apply; no refunds for late cancellers or no-shows, who will in addition be asked to repay the substantial subsidy provided by the Society on their behalf.