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535 North Fifth Street
San Jose, California 95112
Phone (408) 294-3138
FAX (408) 294-1657


January 21, 2017
Digging Up Our History

Come join us for a discussion with three emerging archaeologists as they share some of their own work based on firsthand digging in Gila River, Manzanar, and Amache!

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January 28, 2017
Fred T. Korematsu Day Program & Teacher Workshop

Presentation of the Fred T. Korematsu documentary with remarks by Karen Korematsu, daughter of Fred Korematsu. Panel discussion on the modern day impact of Fred Korematsu's life-long fight to defend the Constitutional rights of all U.S. citizens,.

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February 16, 2017
Commemorating Executive Order 9066

JAMsj will commemorate the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 which led to the forced incarceration of Japanese Americans. Today, with heightened attacks on immigrant communities, threats of massive deportation and registries for Muslim Americans, what can we learn from this share history?

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February 18, 2017
Uncovering the Stories Behind the Eaton Artifacts

Writer Nancy Ukai will explore some of the stories that she discovered in her research on objects in the Eaton collection of Japanese American camp artifacts.

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February 19, 2017
37th Annual San Jose Day of Remembrance

The 37th Annual San Jose Day of Remembrance event takes place on the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 which led to the forced incarceration of 120,000 people of Japanese descent, two-thirds of whom were American citizens.

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February 19, 2017
Rolling CounterPoint: A Community Conversation Project

Rolling Counterpoint, is a new project by Bay Area artist Taro Hattori that draws on the tradition of the Japanese teahouse to create a physical and virtual space for encounter and dialogue about community and belonging in the Bay Area and beyond.

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March 4, 2017
Hinamatsu Event/Doll Making and Crafts for the Kids

Come to JAMsj and enjoy the fabulous displays of traditional Hinamatsuri dolls, as well as additional unique doll exhibits.

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September 24, 2017
JAMsj 30th Anniversary Celebration

Save the date, September 24, 2017, for the JAMsj 30th Anniversary Celebration. The celebration will be a luncheon at the Hayes Mansion, a California Historical Landmark.

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