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Protected: 2019 / Okinawa Association of America to present biennial concert of Ryukyu Island spirits at Armstrong Theatre in Torrance, May 19

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Protected: 2019 / Okinawa Association of America to present “Finding Okinawa: Conversations with three artists” symposium, Jan. 27, 1PM

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2018 / From Argentina, singer and song writer Gus Hokama will join the Okinawan cultural event on July 1

Third generation Okinawan descendant Gus Hokama in Argentina will be making his U.S. debut at the cultural event with the title of “Living Treasures of Okinawa: Taro Higa’s Humanism and the Okinawan Gajumaru Tree” on Sunday, July 1, 2018, 2 – 5 p.m. at Ken Nakaoka Community Center in Gardena. The focus of this event...
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2018 / Okinawan cultural program focusing on humanism of Taro Higa, Nisei veteran from Hawaii, in Gardena, July 1

Living Treasures of Okinawa Taro Higa’s Humanism and the Okinawan Gajumaru Tree Sunday, July1, 2018 2:00PM – 5:00PM Program by Testuro Shimojima Emceed by Tamlyn Tomita Ken Nakaoka Community Center 1670 W 162nd Street, Garden, CA 90247 Donation: $10 + A life of decorated US Army Nisei veteran from Hawaii Taro Higa (1916-1985) will...
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2017 / Documentary film screening: “OKINAWA: The Afterburn” June 24, 25, 27

Okinawa The Afterburn Urizun no Ame

Documentary film screening: “OKINAWA: The Afterburn” June 24, 25, 27 Film   OKINAWA: The Afterburn (Okinawa: Urizun no Ame) Directed by John Junkerman Produced by YAMAGAMI Tetsujiro 148 minutes/Color/HD 16:9/Stereo 5.1 ch © 2015 SIGLO http://okinawa-urizun.com/   (Japanese only) Trailer: https://youtu.be/0rErr6jCx10 Screening Schedule Saturday, June 24, 7PM OAA Center, Yamauchi Building 16500 South Western Ave., Gardena, CA...
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2017 / Okinawa Association installs 2017 officers with Edward Kamiya as President

The Okinawa Association of America held the 2017 New Year’s Party and new officers installation on Jan. 15 at the Quiet Cannon event place in Montebello. More than 500 people attended the event.   2017-18 President of the Okinawa Association of America Edward K. Kamiya   2017 Board of Directors Setsuko Fujimoto, Harold Kameya,...
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2016 / People and scenery photos of Okinawa exhibition in Redondo Beach July 23-24

“Origin: The Heart of Okinawa’s Uncommon Charm,” featuring a selection of images from award-winning photographer Shokyu Otsuka, will be on view at the Women’s Club of Redondo Beach, 400 South Broadway in Redondo Beach, on the weekend of July 23 and 24 from 10 am to 5 pm. A series of Otsuka’s photographs are...
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2016 / Cal Poly Pomona Kellogg Gallery presenting “Transnational Lives in Motion” exhibit, Feb 27 – April 23

California State Polytechnic University Pomona The Kellogg University Art Gallery Transnational Lives in Motion: The Art of Laura Kina and Viet Le Saturday, Feb. 27 – Saturday, April 23 Opening Reception: Saturday, Feb. 27, 4 -7 pm Artist Talks: Saturday, Feb. 27, 4:45 pm The Kellogg University Art Gallery is located at the Northside...
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2015 / Okinawa Association to host annual picnic at South El Monte, July 12

On Sunday, July 12, 11 am ~ 4 pm, the Okinawa Association of America  will host its annual members picnic at Whittier Narrows Park in South El Monte. Featuring live entertainment, games and races, raffle drawings, and Bon dancing, it’s a perfect place for reunions or a Sunday outing with family and friends. Non-members...
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