BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.866@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20060211T000000Z DTEND:20060228T000000Z DESCRIPTION:You are invited to an event and photo exhibition sponsored by T sukimi Kai\, National Japanese American Historical Society and JAM Worksho p! \n\nPlease forward widely\, especially to folks who are interested in health care issues and photography. We appreciate your help to publicize this informative gathering and beautiful photo exhibition.\n\nSaturday\, F ebruary 18\, 2 - 5 p.m.:\n\n<b>Nikkei Experiences: Health Care\, Alternat ive Medicine and Santeria in Cuba</b>\nspeakers: Fumi Suzuki\, Jean Ishib ashi and Barbara Morita\n\nFebruary 11 - 28: \n\n<b>Nikkei Reflecti ons in Cuba</b>\nAn exhibition of photos by Tsukimi Kai members from a tri p to meet Nikkei in Cuba\, August 2005\nGallery hours: M - F\, noon - 5:0 0 p.m.\n\nLocation for both the event and photo exhibition:\n\nNJAHS Galle ry\n1684 Post Street\, San Francisco Japantown\n415-921-5007\n\nTSUKIMI KA I is an intergenerational group of predominantly Nikkei musicians\, artist s\, dancers\, students\, educators\, researchers and community activists\, who share a common goal: to explore and celebrate the parallel histories and lives of people of Japanese and Okinawan ancestry in Cuba and the US. In August\, 2005\, nineteen Tsukimi Kai members\, aged 12 to 86\, travele d to Cuba to participate in the obon festivities on the Isle of Youth\, pe rform taiko drumming and obon dancing in three cities and conduct intervie ws of Nikkei Cubans. Through cultural exchange and dialogue\, we reach ac ross the boundaries of physical space\, language\, culture\, history and p olitics to build peace\, friendship and solidarity with the Cuban people.\ n\nJAM WORKSHOP's mission is to help strengthen and build a culture which reflects the lives and serves the needs of the Asian American/Pacific Isla nder communities through the offering of art programs that develop the art istic expression of these communities. For more information\, please go t o www.jamworkshop.org.\n\nThe National Japanese American Historical Societ y (NJAHS)\, founded in 1980 in San Francisco\, is a non-profit membership- supported organization dedicated to the preservation\, promotion\, and dis semination of materials relating to the history and culture of Japanese Am ericans. NJAHS specializes in traveling exhibitions\, publications\, vide os\, interactive multimedia\, military and camp collections\, and educatio nal programs. For more information\, please go to <a href="http://www.nja hs.org">www.njahs.org</a> or call 415-921-5007. \n DTSTAMP:20230204T091120Z SUMMARY:Exhibition and public program on Nikkei in Cuba (San Francisco) URL:/en/events/2006/02/11/exhibition-and-public-program-on-nikkei-in-cuba-s a/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR