“Hayao Miyazaki” Exhibition Opens

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures 6067 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

Feauring over 300 objects, including original drawings and storyboards. Film screenings Oct. 5-Nov. 27. Open 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. General admission $25; discounts for seniors and students; free for members. From the event page: "'Hayao Miyazaki', […]

Honoring Michael Omi: Racial Formations

Faculty Club at UC Berkeley Minor Ln, Berkeley

From the event page: "Symposium in Honor of Michael Omi on the Occasion of His Retirement Michael Omi retired in June 2021 after 35 years as a beloved and inspirational faculty member at UC Berkeley. This symposium will feature his colleagues and former students discussing his work and its implications in the academy and community. […]

Kikan: The Homecoming

Japanese American National Museum 100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA

From the event page: "$16 General Admission / FREE for Members Join the cast and crew of KIKAN: The Homecoming for a screening of this film exploring the story of a Japanese American soldier during WWII. The post-screening discussion will feature writer and Director Kerwin Berk, Director of Photography Ben Arikawa, and actors Ryan Takemiya, […]

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“Spritied Away” 20th Anniversary

Please check event page for dubbed/subbed, time, date, and location details. From the event page: "Winner of the Academy Award® for Best Animated Feature, Hayao Miyazaki's wondrous fantasy adventure is a dazzling masterpiece from one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animation. Chihiro's family is moving to a new house, but when […]

2021 HIROSHIMA TOUR DATES

South Coast Winery Resort & Spa 34843 Rancho California Road, Temecula

Sun Oct 3, 7 pm Temecula, CA Rhythm on The Vine Jazz Series At South Coast Winery Resort & Spa 34843 Rancho California Road Temecula, California 92591 Buy Tickets: https://www.hiroshimamusic.com/content/tour/tour_dates.html

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“Spritied Away” 20th Anniversary

Please check event page for dubbed/subbed, time, date, and location details. From the event page: "Winner of the Academy Award® for Best Animated Feature, Hayao Miyazaki's wondrous fantasy adventure is a dazzling masterpiece from one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animation. Chihiro's family is moving to a new house, but when […]

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“Spritied Away” 20th Anniversary

Please check event page for dubbed/subbed, time, date, and location details. From the event page: "Winner of the Academy Award® for Best Animated Feature, Hayao Miyazaki's wondrous fantasy adventure is a dazzling masterpiece from one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animation. Chihiro's family is moving to a new house, but when […]

Asian American Drug Abuse Program’s Hybrid Fundraising Event

Terasaki Budokan 249 S Los Angeles St., Los Angeles, CA

From the event page: "The Asian American Drug Abuse Program, Inc. (AADAP) will be celebrating 49 years of serving the community at Showtime 2021- 28th Annual Benefit Event. Sat. Oct 9th, 2021 5:00 PM VIP Reception at the brand new Terasaki Budokan in Little Tokyo 7:00 PM Program Virtual Show streamed on Youtube This year's […]

Valley Judo Institute’s Annual Spaghetti Fundraiser

Valley Japanese Community Center 8850 Lankershim Blvd, Sun Valley, CA

Valley Judo Institute’s annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be held on Sunday, Oct. 10, from 12 to 5 p.m. at the Valley Japanese Community Center, 8850 Lankershim Blvd. in Sun Valley. Donation: $10. For more information, call (818) 351-6651, email Valleyjudo1954@gmail.com, or visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/valleyjudoinstitute/. Valley Judo Institute is a nonprofit club established in 1954. New […]

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OC Japan Fair

OC Fair & Event Center 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa, CA

From the official website: "Grab your friends, and celebrate one of the largest Japanese cultural festival in Southern California. Enjoy the experience of shopping, tasting, and learning about Japanese culture. […]

Getting the Best Bang for Your Book: Publicity, Presence and Promotion

VIRTUAL

From the event page: "Join us on Zoom for Getting the Best Bang for Your Book, an all-day book workshop hosted by Sisters in Crime Northern California and emceed by author Mariella Krause (AKA Marla Cooper). The workshop will include: Book Promotion 101 – Insights from writing coach and marketing practitioner Anne Janzer How I Succeeded at Book […]