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Enduring Democracy: The Monterey Petition

The Monterey JACL Presents the Premier Showing of the DocumentaryEnduring Democracy The Japanese American Citizens League of the Monterey Peninsula proudly presents the documentary, Enduring Democracy: The Monterey Petition. The film will be shown on Saturday April 9th, 2:00pm at the JACL Hall, 424 Adams Street, Monterey, California. Following the showing, there will be a …

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Asian Festival

Join us on Saturday, April 30th, 2022 from 11:00am – 3:00pm for the Asian Festival, a celebration of the cultural and historical presence of the Chinese, Filipino, and Japanese communities in Salinas. The Buddhist Temple, the Confucius Church and the Filipino Cultural Center will open their doors to the community. There will be delicious food …

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What Makes Our Society Accepting:
Exploring the Japanese Immigration Cases in Monterey and San José

President Biden proclaimed February 19th as a Day of Remembrance for the Japanese-American Incarceration During WWII to commemorate this injustice driven by President Franklin Roosevelt 80 years ago and to honor the people who dedicated themselves to defend the democratic ideals of this Nation. And now, our democracy is tested again. At the end of …

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Exploring the Japanese Immigration Cases in Monterey and San José
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Festival of Languages, Cultures, and Ideas

Join us on March 17 and 18, 2022 (Thursday and Friday) for the CSUMB School of World Languages and Culture Festival of Languages, Cultures, and Ideas, a celebration of our connections in a global world and the value of cultural diversity. The festival includes an online guest speakers series and live and online concerts, such as the AAPI …

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Nakayoshi Gathering

Join us on Saturday, March 5, 2022, from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm for a new monthly gathering of current members, new members, and friends of members with an interest in activities sponsored or supported by the Monterey Peninsula JACL. As the name “Nakayoshi” implies, this word in Japanese means good friends, getting along, happy …

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Pancake Breakfast

The Pancake Breakfast which has been a tradition in our chapter prior to the Covid-19 Pandemic will resume on Sunday, March 13, 2022, from 8am to 11am at our JACL Building, subject to Covid-19 restrictions. This year in addition to the Pancakes, Ham, and Fried Rice, there will be a special treat of Chorizo and …

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