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Ii soogwachi deebiru!
明けましておめでとうございます!
Feliz año nuevo! Feliz ano novo!
Happy New Year!


UPCOMING EVENTS

(Dates/times subject to change)

2019 OAA NEW YEAR'S PARTY

ANNUAL OAA NEW YEAR'S PARTY

January 20, 2019 (Sunday) | 11 AM - 3:30 PM

Quiet Cannon in Montebello, CA (Map)

RESERVATION REQUIRED BY JANUARY 11
Additional $10 per person after deadline, if space allows
Click here for more information

Volunteers needed on Saturday (1/19) and Sunday (1/20)
Click here to sign up (service hours available for students)

FINDING OKINAWA: CONVERSATIONS WITH 3 ARTISTS
Featuring Jon Shirota (author from Hawai‘i), Gena Hamamoto (local filmmaker/educator), and Flor Kaneshiro (illustrator from Argentina)

January 27, 2019 (Sunday) | 1 PM
OAA Center, Yamauchi Building in
Gardena, CA (Map)
Reservation required due to limited space
Free admission for OAA members and children (10 & under)
$5 admission for the general public
Register Online

Doors open at 11:30 AM for a mini exhibit featuring
the illustrations of Flor Kaneshiro (Argentina)

RECURRING ACTIVITIES

(Dates/times subject to change)

VOLUNTEER DAY • 1st Tuesdays, 10 AM
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 - noon (members only)


EASY WAYS TO HELP THE OAA

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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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