Maple Viewing

October 2, 2009

In October, come join nature lovers who gather at the Japanese Gardens in the Arboretum.  With 150 maples in bloom, there will be Japanese arts and crafts, talks, tours and activities.  There will also be special teas served every hour at 11:30, 12:30 and 1:30.

The hours are 11am – 3pm on Saturday, October 18th.

The address is: 1075 Lake Washington Blvd inside the Arboretum.
For questions, please call 684-4725.
Events are all free with admission into the Japanese Gardens.


The Seattle Chapter

March 20, 2009

The Seattle Chapter JACL has been unafraid to tackle difficult and, often, controversial issues related to the wartime experience of our community and other civil rights issues. The exceptional pioneers who sustained our organization during one of the most difficult periods in US history laid a strong foundation for the work of future generations of Japanese Americans who believe strongly in the principles of justice, equality and fair play. Rest assured, the Seattle Chapter is well prepared to carry on the proud tradition established by our noble and courageous predecessors. MORE

Internalized Racism Workshops

Sept. 12, 2009
(tentative) Jan. 16, 2010
(tentative) Apr. 10, 2010

State Legislature Honors Nisei Veterans

Last month, on February 17th and 18th, the State Legislature honored Japanese Americans and Nisei Veterans on the 67th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 … MORE