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Manzanar National Historic Site to host Pilgrimage Weekend events, April 26-28

INDEPENDENCE, Calif.— Manzanar National Historic Site invites visitors to participate in a weekend of special events in conjunction with the Manzanar Committee’s annual Pilgrimage. The event’s theme is 50th Manzanar Pilgrimage: An Enduring Legacy For Civil Rights. All are welcome and the events are free. Pilgrimage Weekend begins Friday, April 26, with a public...
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Manzanar National Historic Site photo exhibit “Manzanar Pilgrimage 1983 – 2018” April 14 – July 28

Manzanar Enterance Adams

INDEPENDENCE, Calif — Manzanar National Historic Site is hosting a new photography exhibit on the visitor center’s gallery wall. MANZANAR PILGRIMAGE: Photographs from Manzanar National Historic Site 1983-2018 features the works of Mark Kirchner and Geri Ferguson. The show will run from April 14 to July 28, 2019. It features 35 black and white...
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Little Tokyo Short Story Contest winners to be announced, April 18 at 6:00PM

Sixth annual Imagine Little Tokyo Short Story Contest winners to be revealed at public reception at Union Church Actors to Present Dramatic Readings of Three Winning Stories The Little Tokyo Historical Society has selected the winners for the sixth annual Imagine Little Tokyo Short Story Contest, which included adult, youth and Japanese-language categories. Winners...
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Japanese American National Museum “Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit” thru April 28

Now on View at the Japanese American National Museum www.janm.org Kaiju vs Heroes: Mark Nagata’s Journey through the World of Japanese Toys Through July 7, 2019 In California in the 1970s, Mark Nagata was living an all-American childhood when an aunt and uncle serving on a US military base in Japan sent him a...
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Los Angeles Charity Concert for Japan’s Disaster, April 28 at 3:00PM in Torrance

Send Love to Japan Tulips in Harmony Charity Concert  Series No.9 Sunday, April 28, 2019 Donation Booths Door open 2pm Concert  3pm Bread of Life Church 2780 Lomita Blvd. Torrance, CA 90505 Ticket: Adult $20 / Student $15 www.facebook.com/tulipsinharmony Tickets & Donations : PayPal, Zelle, Venmo tulipsinharmonyinc@gmail.com あの日をわすれない そして明日へ ~Memorial after Tsunami Music from...
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Educational center on valor of Japanese American veterans presenting “Defining Courage” exhibition

Go For Broke Defining Courage

Go For Broke National Education Center 355 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Defining Courage Exhibition www.goforbroke.org In May 2016, the Go For Broke National Education Center opened the interpretive exhibition to the public. The interpretive Defining Courage Exhibition is a hands-on and participatory learning center in the heart of Los Angeles’ Little...
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Little Tokyo Rotary Club to offer scholarships: Deadline set for May 31

The Little Tokyo Foundation, a part of the Rotary Club of Little Tokyo, is offering $1,000 scholarships to the youth. This new scholarship is for those who have overcome adversity and are making significant accomplishments or contributions in one of the four areas: academics, sports, culture or volunteer service. This is to recognize and...
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Celebrating 150 years of Japanese-American heritage, art, and cuisine, “Wakamatsu Fest 150” set for June 6-9, 2019

Save the Date! 4 days – June 6th through 9th – 2019 Wakamatsu Fest 150 Celebrating 150 years of Japanese-American heritage, art, and cuisine Wakamatsu Farm Historic site of the 1st Japanese colony in USA 941 Cold Spring Road, Placerville, CA 95667 Featuring food, agriculture, performing and studio arts, music, dance, history, and merchandise...
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Protected: 2019 / Los Angeles Concert: Jazz, April 7

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