Upcoming Chapter Events
September 9, 2017
Keiro Kai Luncheon
- Time: 12 noon – 2:30 pm
- Location: North Bethesda Middle School – Cafeteria (
Mochitsuki. Time and location TBD.
April 1, 2017
Cherry Blossom Freedom Walk, 9am-noon, National Japanese American Memorial (intersection of Louisiana, New Jersey, and D Streets, NW). To learn more, visit: http://www.ncbfreedomwalk.org/.
May 28, 2017
69th Annual DC Memorial Day Ceremony
Location: Arlington National Cemetery – Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers
Time: 9:30 – 10:30 am – Ceremony – Columbarium. Following the ceremony, attendees are invited to lay floral arrangements at grave sites of our fallen Japanese American heroes.
11:15 -11:30 am……..Wreath Laying Ceremony – Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers
Directions: By metro: Metro to Arlington National Cemetery, go through Visitor Center & to the Columbarium. By car: Park at the Visitor Center Parking, Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) to catch the shuttle at the entrance. NOTE: The Virginia State Police will close part of Washington Boulevard near the Pentagon on Sunday, May 28, 2017, for the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally. From 7:00 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m., Washington Boulevard (Route 27) will be closed from I-395 to the Memorial Bridge. There will also be no access to Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) from Washington, DC via the Memorial Bridge. ANC will only be accessible from southbound George Washington Memorial Parkway or northbound Route 110.
Questions? Contact Turner Kobayashi at Turner@audleyfarm.com or 540.539.1080. To learn more, visit: https://java.wildapricot.org/.
July 6-9, 2017
JACL National Convention
Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street, NW, Washington, DC 20008.
To learn more, visit: https://jacl.org/2017convention/.