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UPCOMING EVENTS

All events subject to change without notice. Please contact the OAA to confirm
event dates, times, and locations: 310-532-1929 or oaamensore@gmail.com


OAA's Annual Okinawan Bazaar
October 8, 2017 • 11AM - 4PM
OAA Center in Gardena, CA

"Rikka majuun Uchinaa Bazaar nkai ikana!" (Let's go to the Okinawa Bazaar together)

Our Annual Bazaar is the OAA's largest fundraiser and the only annual event in L.A. that showcases and celebrates Okinawan culture! Enjoy an afternoon of delicious food, soulful entertainment, raffle drawings, games, crafts, and shopping (limited supply of merchandise from Okinawa plus original OAA t-shirts and bags).

Entertainment line-up, food booths, and more

Volunteers needed - click here to sign up

World Uchinaanchu Day Celebration - Los Angeles
Feat. special guests from Okinawa!

October 26, 2017 • 7PM
Torrance Cultural Arts Center (Toyota Meeting Hall)

Free for OAA members, $10 for the public
RSVP REQUIRED:
310-532-1929, oaamensore@gmail.com


Musician/poet/director Daiichi Hirata, who brought his amazing "King Shō Hashi" musical to L.A. in 2009, will be returning to help us celebrate the inaugural World Uchinaanchu Day! He will be accompanied by a group of professional musicians and dancers from Okinawa. (More information to be announced)

OAA's Annual Golf Tournament
October 29, 2017 • 8AM
Alondra Golf Course in Lawndale, CA

Fee: $120 (includes dinner reception)
Special rate for middle/high school students: $80*
Reservation Required:
310-532-1929, oaamensore@gmail.com


Play for fun or compete for the 1st place cash prize! Most importantly, meet fellow Uchinaanchu and Uchinaanchu-at-heart while enjoying 18 holes at the beautiful Alondra Golf Course in Lawndale! Dinner reception and awards ceremony to follow at the OAA Center, Yamauchi Building. Click here for more information

* Limited to 8 spots


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MONTHLY ACTIVITIES

Volunteer Day • 1st Tuesday of each month @ 10AM
Uchinaaguchi Class • 2nd Friday of each month @ 7PM, members only
Karaoke Club • 3rd Saturday of each month @ 5PM, members only
Nuchāshii Potluck Gathering • Last Thursday of each month @ 7PM

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES
Computer Class • Thursdays • 10AM - 12PM (members only)


EASY WAYS TO DONATE TO THE OAA





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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