BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.1394@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20081116T000000Z DTEND:20081116T000000Z DESCRIPTION:The Friends of Minidoka (FOM) is working with the National Park s Service to develop the Minidoka National Historic Site. One of their mo st important projects is the creation of an Issei Memorial. The purpose o f the Memorial is to honor the courage\, sacrifices\, and perseverance of this first generation of immigrants from Japan who were interned with thei r families during World War II. \n\nThe design team is in the late stages of the design process and is seeking input from interested people and org anizations. FOM board members will present the proposed design of the Mem orial\, receive input\, and answer questions from 1pm to 3 pm at the Orego n Nikkei Legacy Center on November 16\, 2008. Information regarding the I ssei Memorial can be found at the FOM website\, <a href="http://www.minido ka.org/">www.minidoka.org</a>.\n\nOregon Nikkei Legacy Center\n503-224-145 8\n<a href="http://www.oregonnikkei.org/">www.oregonnikkei.org</a> SUMMARY:Friends of Minidoka Presentation URL:/en/events/2008/11/16/friends-of-minidoka-presentation/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR