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Our coming events, background, some past activities, related organizations

 

 

Coming events / activities

 

Tuesday Febuary 19: Regular monthly meeting, Location: Home of Steve & Kitty Comstock. Open to members and friends of the committee. RSVP requested.

Click here to sign up. (If the email link does not work for you, just send an email directly to me: steve@trainersfriend.com or call me at 303-355-2752)

 


 

Tuesday March 19: Regular monthly meeting, Location: Home of Steve & Kitty Comstock. Open to members and friends of the committee. RSVP requested.

Click here to sign up. (If the email link does not work for you, just send an email directly to me: steve@trainersfriend.com or call me at 303-355-2752)

Click here to see who has already signed up to come.

 


 

 


Find out about the Committee calendar, budgets, and so on ...

Minutes of the last meeting (.pdf document) (Last updated 22 January, 2019)

Plans for 2019 (.pdf document) (Last updated 29 December, 2018)

Working budget for 2019 (.pdf document) (Last updated 31 December, 2018)

Why Denver Takayama is relevant to the larger community - Japanese, Japanese-American, all interested in Japan - in Denver and Colorado (.pdf document) (Last revised 1 February, 2017)

Denver / Takayama: the first 50 Years an historical record in English and Japanese. (.pdf document) (Last revised 23 August, 2010)

Technical paper on emails
(.pdf document - Some thoughts on how to make email safer from hackers and more effective) (Written 26 March, 2015)

Getting a gun in Japan
(.pdf document) - No matter where you fall on the gun control issue, this article I found on Facebook has some intriguing ideas. (Uploaded 11 March, 2018)

 

 Web pages from past events 

High school students exchange trip to Japan June, 2018

Essential Japan (adult trip) June, 2018

Visit by high school students from Takayama August 8-13, 2017

Chasing Cherry Blossoms adult trip to Japan April 5-18, 2017

 

... February 16, 7:30 p.m. ... DSCI's own Renaissance man, Michael Frank, will be holding the world premier of his work "Gravitas". Held at the First Universalist Church of Denver, 4101 E. Hampden (one block east of Colorado Blvd.).

This will be an amazing production with an orchestra, choir, photographic projections, and shadow movement.

Here is where you can purchase tickets. (a web page). Note that this page also has links to information about the composition and the artists.

 

 

... February 16, 7:00 p.m. ... Free showing of two films related to the Day of Remembrance [relating to the internment of Japanese during WWII]. History Colorado, 1200 Broadway, Denver. The film makers will be there for Q&A

Go here to RSVP for this free event. (If you have trouble with this link, just send an email directly to info@milehighjacl.org).

 

 

... February 17, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. ... Free; Day of Remembrance continues. Talks, Q&A, refreshments.

This year, the program focuses on the women who fought the injustice! Go here for more information. This poster has info about parking.

 

 

... February 23, 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. ... Japanese American Association of Colorado annual New Year's party at the Empress Seafood, 2825 W Alameda Ave., Denver. $30

More details here (a .pdf file). RSVP to Shigeo Kimura at 303-394-4518 or Mary Nishiyama at 303-433-1638.

 

 

 

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