BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6682@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20221021T000000Z DTEND:20221021T000000Z DESCRIPTION:๐—ข๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿญ\, ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฎ ๐—ฎ ๐˜ ๐Ÿณ ๐—ฝ๐—บ - ๐Ÿด ๐—ฝ๐—บ (๐—ฃ๐—ง) ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฎ ๐—ญ๐—ผ๐—ผ ๐—บ (๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ป-๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—พ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ) ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—˜๐—ป๐—ด๐—น๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ต\n\nJoin the Northwest Nikkei Museum in our d iscussion with musician and artist Jason Okamoto from Portland\, Oregon re garding his process of creating his short film released in June of 2022. T he film\, โ€˜1945 April 11th\, Wednesdayโ€™\, commemorates the diary kept by Jasonโ€™s grandfather\, Takumi Okamoto\, while incarcerated during Worl d War II. The film features natural imagery and music\, all shot and compo sed by Jason for the film which was made possible in part by funding from The Regional Arts and Culture Council. The short film will be screened at the beginning of the event followed by a discussion with the artist and a general Q&amp\;A at the end.\n\nย Register today!\n<a href="https://l.face book.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.jcccw.org%2Fspeaker-series%3Ffbclid%3DI wAR0rc3NdrJjP5PjOvVFBlqZYiNEHpx3xS_DX7QwlvuRpbQhmSJfMG4WJKXw&amp\;h=AT2Z5q 680A--8QsSJYFlpVUT5qNISdefzq5bh1oG1vJJxRmOrIcFIBTCaQmfxBVOs22lpB5AFSkZmoYJ C_Bav9gfMUdNMTLUPBiKmRTcvc3vRRC0Of-8VgWtZ5GlyKrT6nU0&amp\;__tn__=q&amp\;c[ 0]=AT2c7FIn-u_Uy8HqjopOZcozSHRjl04TJDXpLxchU-C9TKBDFw9Vt3eURfHKX8LswQ6pJJ6 NXhWoevDasMUe8wJ1JB2T0o1unSUqDGlqaGR2GsS9B1FIdh6Ft8GAJqDbUHwj9_bVfg0hNaz1Y yDoWIEU" target="_blank">https://www.jcccw.org/speaker-series</a>\n(Online registration will close on October 20th\, at 5 pm (PT))\n\n-------\nAbout the Northwest Nikkei Museum Speaker Series\nLearn about Japanese American history and community development through a new\, monthly program with th e Northwest Nikkei Museum(NNM)! Weโ€™ll cover a variety of topics and pers pectives related to Japanese Americans in the Northwest and beyond\, with a new speaker every third Friday of the month! DTSTAMP:20230209T023821Z SUMMARY:Diary by Issei โ€˜1945 April 11th\, Wednesdayโ€™ | Speaker Series URL:/en/events/2022/10/21/diary-by-issei-1945-april-11th-wednesday-spea/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR