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2018 OAA BAZAAR

ANNUAL OAA BAZAAR
October 7, 2018 (Sunday) | 11 AM - 4 PM

OAA Center in Gardena, CA (Map)
More information to be announced

2019 KEMPI SCHOLARSHIP
A study abroad opportunity for young Okinawans!

An information session will be held on August 19, 1 PM
(Interested persons are highly encouraged to attend
due to the extensive application process)

Eligibility & More Information
APPLICATION DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 28, 2018

UPCOMING EVENTS

(Dates/times subject to change)

HOMESTAY STUDENTS FROM OKINAWA
August 11 - 19, 2018

More Information

SAATAA ANDAAGII COOKING WORKSHOP
August 25, 2018 (Saturday) | 1 PM

OAA Center, Yamauchi Building in Gardena, CA (Map)
$7 Adult OAA Members / $12 General Public
$5 Middle & High School Students* / Free for Children 10 and Under*
* Must be accompanied by parent/guardian
RSVP REQUIRED: Reserve Online (or contact the office)

2018 NANKA KENJINKAI KYOGIKAI SCHOLARSHIP
FOR STUDENTS OF JAPANESE CULTURE

Eligibility & More Information
DEADLINE: AUGUST 31, 2018

KEIRO KANSHA NO HI (SENIOR APPRECIATION DAY)
September 9, 2018 (Sunday)
| 12 PM
Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute (GVJCI)
(By invitation only)
More information to be announced

RECURRING ACTIVITIES

(Dates/times subject to change)

Volunteer Day • 1st Tuesdays @ 10 AM
Uchinaaguchi (Okinawan Language) Class • 2nd Fridays @ 7 PM (members only)
Karaoke Club • 3rd Saturdays @ 6 PM (members only)
Nuchāshii Potluck Gathering • Last Thursdays @ 7 PM
Computer Class for Seniors
• Every Thursday @ 10 AM - 12 PM (members only)


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BECOME A MEMBER TODAY

About 800 families and individuals belong to the OAA. Most of our members have some familial connection to Okinawa. However, anyone interested in Okinawa can join the OAA. The membership fee is $20 per year for individuals and $30 per year for families. The OAA is supported by membership fees and by volunteer work.

To become a member, please fill out and return the membership application (PDF/1.1MB) along with a check (made payable to OKINAWA ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, INC.) to:

OKINAWA ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, INC.
16500 SOUTH WESTERN AVENUE, SUITE #203
GARDENA, CALIFORNIA 90247



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