Exhibits & Events
2015 Nikkei Angel Island Pilgrimage
Angel Island Pilgrimage Date: Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Program with speakers & performance to begin at 11 a.m. Where: Immigration Station at Angel Island State Park Presented by: the Nichi Bei Foundation in partnership with th
Join us for the second Nikkei Angel Island Pilgrimage to rediscover the little-known history of the Japanese and Japanese American legacy at Angel Island, where 85,000 persons of Japanese descent — the second largest immigrant group detained on the island — landed between 1910 to 1940, before setting foot in America.
11 a.m.: Performances & Speakers Noon to 3 p.m.: Family History Workstations, Exhibits
The schedule is designed to allow a free flow of activity during the day. Participants can visit the Immigration Station exhibits, see displays on the Japanese and Japanese American History at Angel Island, engage in genealogy research, learn about community history and what various organizations are doing, and enjoy time with family, friends and colleagues.
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More Info: http://www.nichibei.org/angel-island-pilgrimage/
Annual Raffle 2015
Enter for a chance to win the 2015 NJAHS Annual Raffle!Grand Prize Airfare for two to Japan. Second Prize Airfare for two to Hawai'i. Third Prize $1,000 Cash Prizer. Raffle drawing will take place Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 5pm. $10 (1 raffle ticket)$25 (3 tickets)$50 (6 raffle tickets)$100 (12 tickets)$250 (35 tickets)$1,000 (150 tickets)
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Join the SFAC Galleries' signature Passport outreach event and create your own limited edition art book by collecting artist-designed stamps in a customized "passport" journal. Bring your friends and family to Japantown this year, where hot emerging and e
Where: Passport Home Base / Will Call is at the Japantown Peace Plaza, at Post and Buchanan, San Francisco, CA
Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for 30 Days of Passport, where we'll profile each of our artists and host venues!
How do I get a Passport?
Step 1: Purchase your passport for $25 by clicking here, or at Passport 2015 Home Base (Japantown Peace Plaza) on Sunday, October 18, 2015 between 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Step 2: Pick up your passport and event map at will call at Home Base between 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 18 come rain or shine.
Step 3: Follow the Passport map to amazing local businesses where artists will be waiting to stamp your passport with an original artwork.
Step 4: Allow at least 2 hours to complete the route. Bring sunscreen and plan to shop and eat along the way.
I can't go that day but I still want a Passport. Help!
Don't worry; we'll stamp it for you! Collectors can purchase a Concierge Passport for $125; gallery staff will collect all the stamps and mail it to your home. Click here to purchase.
Who are the amazing partner host venues?
More Info: http://www.sfartscommission.org/gallery/2015/passport-2015/
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Tribute To Nikkei Veterans and Second Anniversary of the MIS Historic Learning Center
Saturday, November 14, 2015rn640 Old Mason St. Presidio of San Francisco
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Presidio Teachers' Night
Every fall the Presidio invites teachers to get inspired, gather support, and engage with a broader community to help kick-start their school year. The Presidio provides real-world learning in a national park setting and serves more than 20,000 Bay Area s
More Info: http://www.presidio.gov/about/teachers/Pages/presidio-teachers-night.aspx
Contact Info: Presidio Trust Teacher Resources Lisa Hillstrom, Public Programs + Education Specialist T: (415) 561-2703 E: firstname.lastname@example.org