April 30 – Community Talk Story

Jikoen Hongwanji

Date:    30 April 2017 (Sunday)
Time     4:30 to 6:00 PM
Place:   Jikoen Hongwanji (1731 N. School St.)

From Surviving to Thriving

Sustaining Life past, present & future in Okinawa and Hawaii

Join in community conversation “yuntaku” sharing stories from the past, challenges today & hopes for the future.

For more info:
HOA (Hawai`i Okinawa Alliance)



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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.


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