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An American Soldier

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis presents the world premiere of the new two-act opera: An American Soldier Composed by Huang Ruo Libretto by David Henry Hwang Directed by Matthew Ozawa Conducted by Michael Christie Danny Chen is the son of … Continue reading

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Kansha Project and Youth Summit

The Kansha Project is a JACL Chicago program that connects self-identified Japanese Americans, ages 18–25, to the continuing legacy of the Japanese American community’s incarceration during World War II. The program centers around an educational trip to Los Angeles’ Little … Continue reading

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JACL Bookclub 2018

The next meeting of the JACL Bookclub is scheduled for: 7:00 pm Friday January 12, 2018. We will be discussing Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters. SaveSave

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Japanese Festival 2017

Once again, the St. Louis JACL is proud to be a part of the St. Louis Japanese Festival. Come celebrate the culture and traditions of Japan at the Missouri Botanical Garden this Labor Day weekend. Join the Missouri Botanical Garden … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day 2016 Film Screening

Wednesday, May 4 at 6:30 pm University City Public Library 6701 Delmar Blvd. University City, MO 63130 (314) 727-3150 The University City Public Library’s fourth annual Holocaust Remembrance Day event features a screening of the film Escape to the Rising Sun: … Continue reading

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They Deserve a Stamp

Please consider signing a petition to get a stamp honoring JA soldiers from WWII. Go to http://wh.gov/ifAZl   Deadline: March 20, 2016 WE PETITION THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO: Honor these American World War II soldiers on a US commemorative postage stamp. … Continue reading

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JACL Bookclub 2016

The next meeting of the St. Louis JACL bookclub is scheduled for: 7:00 pm Friday January 22, 2016. We will be discussing I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai. … Continue reading

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