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2016 / Orange County Buddhist Church to present rhythm-theme concert by renowned taiko player Kenny Endo, Oct. 30

Orange County Buddhist Church Presents| ENNY ENDO & Friends in Concert Sunday October 30, 2016 at 2:00 pm Orange County Buddhist Church 909 S. Dale Avenue Anaheim, CA 92804 One of the leading personas in contemporary percussion and rhythm, KENNY ENDO is at the vanguard of the taiko genre, continuing to carve new territory Japanese...
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2016 / Sansei generation’s experience after WWII to be focused with live play reading and counselor’s talk, Oct 1 & 2

  Forwarded for the Grateful Crane Ensemble Sansei’s growing up experience after WWII to be focused with Grateful Crane’s live play reading and talk by counseling specialist Satsuki Ina Nishi Hongwanji Los Angeles Bestuin on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 2:00PM 815 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Orange County Buddhist Church on Sunday,...
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2016 / Nikkei Games Invitational Track & Field: Sport events for Japanese American families at El Modena HS in Orange, July 30

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Forwarded for 2016 Nikkei Games Nikkei Games Invitational Track & Field July, 30, 2016 Fred Kelly Stadium 3920 East Spring Street, Orange, CA 92869 Check-in: 8:00 am to 8:45 am 50 Meter Dash (1 to 6 years); 50 Meter Dash (50 and older); 100 Meter Dash (7 to 49 years); 400 Meter Dash (13...
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2016 / Fullerton Arboretum in Orange County “Bonsai Exhibition” April 16 – June 19

The Fullerton Arboretum, 1900 Associated Road, Fullerton, CA 92831, will present the Bonsai Exhibition on Green Scene Weekend on April 16-17, and run the exhibition until Sunday, June 19. Exhibitions open on Saturdays and Sundays, from 10 am – 4 pm. Open to the public and donations are appreciated. The exhibition will be in...
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2016 / All USA High School Japanese Speech Contest at UC Irvine, May 28

Forwarded for Japanese Language Scholarship Foundation Japanese Language Scholarship Foundation The 13th Annual All-USA High School Japanese Speech Contest Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm Humanities Instructional Building (HIB) University of California, Irvine The Japanese Language Scholarship Foundation, in conjunction with Consulate General of Japan in Los Ange­les and the American...
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2016 / Huntington Beach Cherry Blossom Festival, Mar. 20

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The Sister City Association of Huntington Beach hosts its 3rd annual event beneath the beautiful cherry blossom trees at the Huntington Beach Central Park bandstand at 7111 Talbert Ave on Sunday, March 20 from 10:30 am – 4:30 pm. Time Schedule 10:35 – Cherry Tree Dedication Ceremony 11:00 Opening Ceremonies, Introduction Dignitaries 11:30 Kokoro Taiko 12:00 Fujima...
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2016 / Kabuki music program to be presented at Cal State Fullerton, March 5

Department of Modern Language and Literatures, California State University, Fullerton and Minori-Kai & Members of Kinekatsu-Kai (Japan) present Japanese Kabuki Music and Workshop for the Japanese Music Instruments on Saturday, March 5, at 1:00 pm at Taitan Theater, Taitan Student Union, 800 North State College Blvd, Fullerton, CA 92834. http://ucc.fullerton.edu   Free admission. Free...
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2016 / Bowers Museum presenting bamboo sculpture exhibition, Sep 19 – Jan. 3

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Bowers Museum Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art Sept. 19, 205  – Jan. 3, 2016 Bamboo is a quintessential part of Japanese culture, shaping the country’s social, artistic, and spiritual landscape. Although bamboo is an abundant natural resource, it is a challenging artistic medium with less than 100 professional bamboo artists in Japan today....
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2015 / Program to learn experiences of A-bombing survivors to come to Cal State Fullerton, Dec. 1 at 10:00 AM

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On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute – Cal State University, Fullerton, will host “Shadows for Peace, for the Sake of the Children, the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Experience” Forum at 10:00 am. Highlighting the program are two Hibakusha, atomic bomb survivors, who will discuss their experiences as teenagers on August 6,...
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