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Okaeri 2021 Virtual Conference


Register here. From the event's website: "In 2014, a group of LGBTQ Nikkei, parents of LGBTQ Nikkei, and allies of LGBTQ people organized Okaeri: A Nikkei LGBTQ Gathering, the first-ever conference […]


Kokoro Virtual Craft Show

Visit the website to shop and view products. From the event page: "The 13th Annual Kokoro Craft Show is virtual again this year! Although the pandemic has prevented the in-person Kokoro Craft Show from occurring two years in a row, we are excited to showcase more than 60 vendors from many different states. More than […]

LA Eats Japan

Presented by Japanese Restaurant Association of America. Featuring food booths, live music, a cosplay contest, and a classic car show. Foods will include yakitori, okonomiyaki, curry rice, ramen, yakisoba and sushi served by local restaurants. Cultural performances will include martial arts and taiko. Free admission.


Castle in the Sky 35th Anniversary

Nov. 14, 3 p.m. (dubbed) Nov. 15,  7 p.m. (subtitled) Nov. 18, 7 p.m. (dubbed) From the event page: "The high-flying adventure from acclaimed Academy Award®-winning director Hayao Miyazaki and the legendary Studio Ghibli is a timeless story of courage and friendship against all odds."

“Why Family History?”


Nov. 14: “Why Family History?” at 6 p.m. online. Speakers: Janis Hirohama, Noelle Nishikawa Shahin, Susan Kamei, Van Gessel. This presentation aims to inspire and encourage people exploring their family histories, focusing on the “whys” rather than “how-tos.” A Marty Wolf & Friends Devotional. Preregistration required: