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2016 / Short film about Hiroshima paper crane story to be shown at West Los Angeles, May 27 – June 2

Short film about Hiroshima paper crane story to be shown at West Los Angeles, May 27 – June 2 A 25-minute film depicting the real life of Hiroshima girl after the atomic bombing in 1945 and a fictitious World War II American veteran of Pearl Harbor will be screened from May 27 through June...
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2016 / Japanese garden in Pasadena chosen home of Hiroshima Camellia

The Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden in Pasadena has been chosen as the home of a sapling that descended from one of the trees considered lost after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. When an atomic bomb destroyed the city of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, it was predicted that nothing would grow in the ruins...
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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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2015 / University of La Vern hosting Hiroshima and Nagasaki Poster Exhibition, Sept. 21 – Oct. 18

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To coincide with the International Day of Peace, the University of La Vern presents “Hiroshima and Nagasaki Poster Exhibition” from Sept. 21 through Oct. 18 at Campus Center, 1950 Third Street, La Verne, CA 91750. On Sept. 21, the International Day of Peace event will take place from 12 noon and the exhibition opening...
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2015/80 Hawaii young casts to perform musical about Hiroshima girl tragedy in exuberant mood, Sept 18, 19

In connection with International Peace Day (September 21) commemorating the bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Ohana Arts Festival and School in Oahu, Hawaii, and the Japanese Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles, in partnership with Helen Bing, present the North American premiere of the new musical Peace on Your Wings on Sept. 18...
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2015 / With Hiroshima children, Los Angeles artists compose a song for A-bomb victims

Hiroshima Inori

https://youtu.be/3p_BkGDloF8 From Keiko Kawashima At long last, our “Inori ~ Sadako’s Prayer” YouTube video has been completed.  It has been a meaningful journey, and labor of love.  I was honored to be a part of this important work, and I hope Sadako Sasaki’s wish for peace in the world, as symbolized by her determination to fold...
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2015 / Operetta “Nedeshiko” Letters from the Hiroshima family to their beloved children, Aug 7, Aug 9

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Kuro Productions presents Operetta “Nedeshiko” Letters from the Hiroshima family to their beloved children Monologues and narratives of actual letters between family members at the end of WW II in Hiroshima, Japan.  Presented as an operetta, composed by Yoshiyuki Kodama, interwoven with melodic piano accompaniment.  This operetta never passes judgement or points the finger...
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2015 / “Hiroshima Calling” Poster Exhibition, War Experience Sharing, and Taiko Drumming in Phoenix, AZ, Aug 04 – 09

Hiroshima Calling Poster Exhibit will be held from August 4 through August 9, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm at Tempe History Museum, 809 E Southern, Tempe, Arizona 85282. Hiroshima Calling commemorates the 70th Anniversary of the A-bombs which were dropped on Japanese cities in August of 1945. The Tempe History Museum, in collaboration with...
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2015 / International Peace & Humanity Day in San Diego, Aug 05, 07

International Peace & Humanity Day 2015

Forwarded for San Diego WISH “International Peace & Humanity Day 2015” will be presented by SD-WISH (San Diego–Worldwide Initiative to Safeguard Humanity) in collaboration with Unified Port of San Diego, City of Coronado, and Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego on Aug 05 and 07. SD-WISH invites you to come together to promote peace...
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