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2018 OAA High School Scholarship Awards

Eligibility and Application Materials
Deadline: May 31, 2018

2018 Onna Village Kenshuu Program
More Information
Deadline: May 7, 2018

UPCOMING EVENTS

(Dates/times subject to change)

LECTURE & PERFORMANCE:
BRINGING OKINAWA HOME

MAY 19, 2018 | 1:00 P.M.
Special guests from Hawai‘i: Eric Wada & Norman Kaneshiro

OAA Center's Yamauchi Building in Gardena, CA (Map)
Purchase Tickets Here

MOVIE SCREENING:
"JIMAMI TOFU"
MAY 9, 2018 | 6:30 P.M.
Regal L.A. Live (Theatre 13) in Downtown L.A. (Map/Parking)
Special Discount for OAA Members
(The OAA is a Community Sponsor)

LECTURE & DOCUMENTARY:
TREASURE OF OKINAWANS: SPREADING THE WORD OF
TARO HIGA'S HUMANISM TO THE WORLD
JULY 1, 2018 | 2 - 5 P.M.
Special Guest Lecturer from Japan: Tetsuro Shimojima

Ken Nakaoka Community Center in Gardena, CA (Map)
Admission: $10 donation
Organized by Tamiko Uyehara, Uchinaa Goodwill Ambassador
More Information: (213) 680-2499
(This is not an OAA-sponsored event)

ANNUAL OAA PICNIC
JULY 15, 2018 | 11 A.M. - 4 P.M.
Live Entertainment, Games, Raffle Drawings, and Okinawa Bon Dance
!
Whittier Narrows Park, Area E-1, in South El Monte, CA (Map)
More information to be announced

RECURRING ACTIVITIES

(Dates/times subject to change)

Volunteer Day • 1st Tuesday of each month @ 10 a.m.
Uchinaaguchi Class • 2nd Friday of each month @ 7 p.m. (members only)
Karaoke Club • 3rd Saturday of each month @ 6 p.m. (members only)
Nuchāshii Potluck Gathering • Last Thursday of each month @ 7 p.m.

Computer Class for Seniors • Every Thursday @ 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. (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 family membership. The OAA is supported by membership fees and by volunteer work.

To become a member, please fill out and return the membership application (PDF/1.3MB) 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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