Next Meeting: 26 April 2017

NEW LOCATION!      One Ala Moana Condo

Cabana – One Ala Moana

 

Address     One Ala Moana Condo                       Location      Cabana #1

Date           Wednesday  26 April 2017                  Time           6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Parking      Park at Ala Moana Shopping Center 4th floor at the old Nordstrom’s garage. take elevator down to 1st floor, walk over to One Ala Moana, and check in with guard.

Costs           $20 for members and guests, $10 for Akisamiyo! members

Agenda        Steve Sombrero and Roy Irei will present plans for the upcoming WUB conference which will celebrate WUB Network’s 20th anniversary.  We need a good turnout by members to ensure a high quality, exciting conference for our fellow WUB members coming in from Okinawa, Japan, Brazil, Bolivia, Argentina, and other parts of the globe.

 

Map of Okinawan Diaspora Source

 

 

Next Meeting: March 14, 2017

NEW LOCATION!      One Ala Moana Condo

Address     One Ala Moana Condo                     Location    Party and Vino Room

Date           Tuesday  14 March 2017                  Time           6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Parking      Park at Ala Moana Shopping Center 4th floor at the old Nordstrom’s garage. take elevator down to 1st floor, walk over to One Ala Moana, and check in with guard.

Costs           $20 for members and guests, $10 for Akisamiyo! members

Latin America report: John Tasato and Steve Sombrero

 

Next Meeting: 15 February 2017

NEW LOCATION!      One Ala Moana Condo

Address     One Ala Moana Condo                     Location    Theatre Room

Date           Wednesday  15 February 2017         Time           6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Parking       Park at Ala Moana Shopping Center

Costs           $20 for members and guests, $10 for Akisamiyo! members

 

Next Meeting: October 1, 2015

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Agenda:

This month’s meeting is a Logistics Meeting for the Taste of Okinawa, which is scheduled for April 30, 2016.

With such a huge and momentous event coming up this meeting will focus on implementing the plans put forth by co-chairs: Roy Irei, Chris Pearce, and Akemi Martin.

 

Date:                October 1, 2015 Thursday

New Time       5-6:30 pm

 

Vineyard Zippy’s  —  59 N. Vineyard Boulevard  532-4211

images-47Parking: Zippy’s lot and Queens Hospital Nuuanu parking lot.  If the chain to Queens Nuuanu lot is up, please exit Zippy’s and make a quick right turn into the Queens lot.

 

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Next Meeting: Sept. 10, 2015

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Agenda:

This month’s meeting will be a briefing on the 2016 Taste of Okinawa, which is scheduled for April 30, 2016.

Active discussion will take place after the briefing by co-chairs: Roy Irei, Chris Pearce, and Akemi Martin.

 

Date:       September 10, 2015 Thursday

Time        6-8:30 pm

New Location!

Vineyard Zippy’s  —  59 N. Vineyard Boulevard  532-4211

images-47Parking is in the Zippy’s lot and only in the Queens Medical Center lot.  No parking at Hosoi.

 

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Next Meeting: August 13, 2015

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Agenda: Stanley Takamine will speak on the Building of the Hawaii Okinawan Center.

110331_14Stanley Takamine served as Co-Chairman of the committee that built  the Hawaii Okinawa Center.  He is a retired Hawaiian Electric Administrator, Past UOA President that shaped HUOA as we see it today.  While Ed Kuba served as the Fundraising Chair and spoke to us of the fundraising challenges and success, Stan was his boss and went to Okinawa and wooed the businesses and friends that made the fundraising a huge success.

 

Date:       August 13, 2015 Thursday

Time        6-8:30 pm

New Location!

Vineyard Zippy’s  —  59 N. Vineyard Boulevard  532-4211

images-47Parking is in the Zippy’s lot and only in the Queens Medical Center lot.  No parking at Hosoi.

 

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