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Please note that all dates are subject to change.
Please confirm with the OAA office prior to any event: 310-532-1929, oaamensore@gmail.com (weekdays, 10 AM - 4 PM)


RECURRING ACTIVITIES
All dates subject to change

* Indicates OAA members-only activities


1st Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.:

Volunteer Day
第1火曜日:ボランティア・デー

1st Saturdays:
(please call office for schedule)
History Book II Meeting
第1土曜日:歴史部会議


2nd Fridays, 7 - 9 p.m.:

Uchinaaguchi (Okinawan Language) Class*
$5 per class for materials and refreshments
第2金曜日
ウ チナーグチ・クラス

3rd Saturdays, 5 - 9 p.m.:
Karaoke Club*
$10 per gathering (includes a light dinner)
第3土曜日:カラオケ・クラブ


Last Thursdays, 7 - 9 p.m.:
Nuchāshii Potluck Gathering
Free with 1 potluck dish
最後の木曜日:ぬちゃーしー(持ち寄り)ゆんたく会

Every Thursday, 10 a.m. - noon:
Computer Class for Seniors*

毎 週木曜日コ ンピューターク ラス
$5 for the first class and $2 for each class after


SPECIAL PROGRAM:

3rd and 4th Saturdays, 12 - 2 p.m.:

Seniors "Surii-Jurii" Gathering
Reservation required 1 week prior to each event
(Priority will be given to OAA members)
3rd Saturdays for English speakers
4th Saturdays for Japanese speakers
シ ニア向け「スリージュリー」の集い
第3土曜日:英語による月例会

第 4土曜日:日本語による月例会

January 19, 2019
9:00 a.m.

新年宴会
準備・ボランティア募集
Annual New Year's Party
Truck Loading and Preparations


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

January 20, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

県人会
新年宴会
・ ボランティア募集
Annual New Year's Party


Quiet Cannon (Montebello Golf Course)
901 Via San Clemente
Montebello, CA 90640

Click here for more information

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED


January 27, 2019
1 - 3 p.m.

Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for a mini exhibit featuring the illustrations of Flor Kaneshiro

沖縄人アーティスト•トーク(文化部)

Finding Okinawa: Conversations with 3 Artists

(Bunka-bu Culture Committee)
 
Featuring Jon Shirota (author from Hawai‘i), Gena Hamamoto (local filmmaker/educator), and Flor Kaneshiro (illustrator from Argentina)

OAA Center, Yamauchi Building

16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247

Reservation required due to limited space
Free for OAA members and children (10 & under)
$5 for the general public

Register online

February 27, 2019

ペチャンガ•カシノ
(カジマヤー•クラブの募金活動)

Fundraiser: Pechanga Casino Bus Trip

(Kajimayaa Seniors Club)

March 24, 2019

親睦会(婦人部

Shinbokukai New Year Celebration

(Fujin-bu Women's Club)

OAA Center, Yamauchi Building
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247

RSVP REQUIRED:
Must be a current OAA and Fujin-bu member

March 29, 2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Uchinaa Junior Study Program

Parents/guardians must be current OAA members

April 27, 2019
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

ラメージ集めの最終日と配達
(県 人会の募金活動)
Rummage Collection Fundraiser

Final Drop-Off Day

Acceptable and Unacceptable Items

DROP-OFF DATES
Please call the office beforehand: 310-532-1929
  • Weekdays, April 1 - 12, 10 AM - 4 PM
  • Weekdays, April 22 - 26, 10 AM - 4 PM
  • Saturday, April 27, 10 AM - 4 PM
  • For alternate hours, contact the office
May 5, 2019
*** not an OAA event ***
当県人会以外の行事

Downtown JACL and Japanese Women’s Society of Southern California
Women of the Year Awards

Congratulations to OAA member Joan Oshiro, who will be one of this year's honorees!

May 19, 2019
2 p.m.

「謡やび ら・踊やびら」沖縄ライブ(芸能部)

"Utayabira, Wuduyabira (Let's Sing & Dance)"

(Geinobu Performing Arts Committee)

Featuring local traditional music & dance groups!

James R. Armstrong Theatre
3330 Civic Center Dr.
Torrance, CA 90503

$20 general admission

May 31, 2019

APPLICATION DEADLINE:
OAA High School Scholarship


Eligibility and Requirements

June 2, 2019
12 - 3 p.m.

ランチョン (カジマヤー•クラブ)
Kajimayaa Seniors Club Annual Luncheon


RSVP required by May 28:
Must be a current OAA and Kajimayaa member

June 8, 2019
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

古 本販売 (県人会図書館募の募金活動)
Secondhand Book Sale

(OAA Library Fundraiser)

OAA Center, Parking Lot
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247

June 12, 2019
ペチャンガ•カシノ
(カジマヤー•クラブの募金活動)

Fundraiser: Pechanga Casino Bus Trip

(Kajimayaa Seniors Club)

June (to be announced)
慰霊の日:沖縄戦イベント
(文 化部)
Irei no Hi: Remembering the Battle of Okinawa

(Bunka-bu Culture Committee)

July 8 - 12, 2019
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

キャンプ•ワラビ: 中学生向け沖縄文化プログラム
"Camp Warabi" Summer Program
for Middle School Students

OAA Center, Yamauchi Building
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247


REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Early-bird Deadline: May 31, 2019 (Extended)
Regular Deadline: June 14, 2019 (Extended)

More Information
Registration Form (PDF)


July 13, 2019

ピ クニック準備・ボランティア募集
Picnic Preparation and Truck Loading


OAA Center
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247
 
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Service hours available for students

July 14, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

県人会ピクニック・沖縄盆踊り・奨学金授賞式
Annual Members Picnic, Okinawa Bon Dance,
and Scholarship Awards

Whittier Narrows Park
(Group Picnic Area E-1)
750 Santa Anita Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Service hours available for students

August 31, 2019
6 - 8 p.m.

OAA 110th Anniversary Zenyasai (Reception)


Ken Nakaoka Center
1670 W. 162nd St.
Gardena, CA 90247

$20 for OAA members, $40 for non-members
Reservation required by August 16, 2019

Reservation Form (PDF)

September 1, 2019
2 p.m.

OAA 110th Anniversary Concert
Featuring BEGIN (ビギン) from Okinawa!


Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center
1935 Manhattan Beach Blvd.
Redondo Beach, CA 90278

BUY TICKETS

September
(to be announced)

敬老感謝の日ランチョン
Annual Keirō Kansha no Hi Luncheon
(Senior Appreciation Day)


Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute
Nisei Veterans Hall
1964 W. 162nd St.
Gardena, CA 90247

RSVP REQUIRED

October
(to be announced)

沖縄バザー準備・ボランティア募集

Annual Okinawa Bazaar
Set-Up and Cooking


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Service hours available for students

October
(to be announced)

沖縄バザー
Annual Okinawa Bazaar


OAA Center Parking Lot
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Service hours available for students

October
(to be announced)
*** not an OAA event ***
当県人会以外の行事

南加県人会協議会の育英奨学資金演芸会

Nanka
Kenjinkai Kyogikai “Ikuei”
Scholarship Fund Raiser and Talent Show

Aratani/Japan America Theatre
(Japanese American Cultural Community Center)
244 S. San Pedro St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Members of the OAA Geino-bu will be performing;

tickets can be purchased via JPASC or OAA

October (to be announced)
世界のウチナーンチュの日

World Uchinaanchu Day Celebration

November
(to be announced)

県人会総会・選挙
Annual General Membership Meeting

OAA Center, Yamauchi Building
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247

CURRENT OAA MEMBERS ONLY:
Call the office to verify your membership status

November 17, 2019

県人会大掃除
・ ボランティア募集
Annual Clean-Up Day

OAA Center, Yamauchi Building
16500 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90247

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
A hot lunch will be served for all volunteers
Service hours available for students

December
(to be announced)

ボランティア
感謝の日・県人会忘年会

Volunteer Appreciation Day
and Bounenkai (Year-End Party)

RSVP REQUIRED


To be announced...

サー ターアンダーギー料 理教室(文化部)
Saataa Andaagii Cooking Workshop

(Bunka-bu Culture Committee)

ゴルフ大会(清楚年 部)
Annual Golf Tournament

(Seisonen-bu Activities Committee)

 


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