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BUY TICKETS*

Early-bird discount* May 6 ~ 31, 2019:
Use promotional code EARLYBIRDMAY
for 10% off!

5 月31日までにチケットを購入すれば、
10%の割引がありま す!*
「EARLYBIRDMAY」(すべて大文字) を入力

* Service and processing fees apply at time of transaction. All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

OAA ANNUAL HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

Please contact the OAA office for the application form!

DEADLINE: Postmarked by May 31, 2019 or
hand-delivered to the OAA office by 4 p.m. on May 31

ELIGIBILITY AND REQUIREMENTS


OAA'S FIRST-EVER CAMP WARABI

A fun, immersive summer program for middle schoolers to learn about Okinawan culture, history, identity!

July 8 - 12, 2019  |  9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
OAA Center, Yamauchi Building (Map)

16500 S. Western Ave., Gardena, CA 90247

MORE INFORMATION

EXTENDED Early-Bird Registration Fee (by May 31, 2019):
$200 member • $235 non-member
EXTENDED Regular Registration Fee (by June 14, 2019):

$225 member • $260 non-member

REGISTRATION FORM (PDF)

Seeking College Undergrads to be Counselors

(Shiisaa artwork by Flor Kaneshiro)


UPCOMING EVENTS

(Dates/times subject to change)

KAJIMAYAA SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB
ANNUAL LUNCHEON*

June 2, 2019 | 12 - 3 p.m.
OAA Center, Yamauchi Building
(Map)

16500 S. Western Ave., Gardena, CA 90247

* OAA and Kajimayaa Seniors Club membership required
(Invitations sent to current Kajimayaa Seniors Club members)
Reservation required by May 28, 2019
(310) 532-1929, oaamensore@gmail.com


OAA KAMIYA LIBRARY FUNDRAISER:
SECONDHAND BOOK SALE & BAKE SALE

June 8, 2019 | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
OAA Center, Parking Lot
(Map)

16500 S. Western Ave., Gardena, CA 90247



OAA ANNUAL PICNIC

July 14, 2019  |  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Whittier Narrows Park, Group Picnic Area E-1 (Map)

750 S Santa Anita Ave., South El Monte, CA 91733
$6 on-site parking fee
More information coming soon
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

OAA 110TH ANNIVERSARY ZENYASAI (RECEPTION)

August 31, 2019  |  6 - 8 p.m.
Ken Nakaoka Center (Map)

1670 W. 162nd St. Gardena, CA 90247

$20 for OAA members • $40 for non-members
RSVP required by August 16 due to limited space:
RESERVATION FORM (PDF)


RECURRING ACTIVITIES @ THE OAA

(Dates/times subject to change)

VOLUNTEER DAY • 1st Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
OKINAWAN LANGUAGE CLASS
• 2nd Fridays, 7 - 9 p.m. (members only)
KARAOKE CLUB • 3rd Saturdays, 5 - 9 p.m. (members only)
NUCHĀSHII POTLUCK GATHERING • Last Thursdays, 7 - 9 p.m.
COMPUTER CLASS FOR SENIORS
• Every Thursday, 10 AM - noon (members only)

SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR 2019:
SENIOR "SURII-JURII" GATHERINGS

3rd (English speakers) and 4th (Japanese speakers) Saturdays, 12 - 2 p.m.
Reservation required 1 week prior to event:
(310) 532-1929, oaamensore@gmail.com

Priority given to OAA members and their families

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED


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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) along with a check or money order (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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