On or around February 19 we come together for a Day of Remembrance, to observe and remember the day in which President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 in 1942. Please consider attending a Day of Remembrance in your own community and help to remember the significance of this day and the incarceration that followed. All times are local.
Chicago, IL: Day of Remembrance – Stop Repeating History
When: Sunday, February 18, 2018, 2:00 PM
Where: Chicago History Museum, 1601 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60614
Details: Free Admission, Keynote Speaker Dale Minami and taiko performace by Ho Etsu Taiko.
When: Sunday, February 18, 2018, 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Where: 1200 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203
Details: Free Admission, Peggy Nagae as a speaker.
Sacramento, CA: Time of Remembrance – “And Then They Came for Us”
When: Saturday, February 10, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Where: 1020 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
When: Sunday, February 18, 2018, 5:30-7:30 PM
Where: San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin, 640 North Fifth Street, San Jose, CA 95112
Los Angeles, CA: 30th Anniversary of the Civil Liberties Act – “The Civil Liberties Act of 1988: The Victory and the Unfinished Business”
When: Saturday, February 17, 2018, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Where: Japanese American National Museum
100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90013
Seattle, WA: Day of Remembrance 2018 Taiko Concert
When: Sunday, February 18, 2018, Exhibit hall opens at 12:00 PM, Concert begins at 1:00 PM
Where: Seattle University – Pigott Auditorium, 901 12th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
When: Monday, February 19, 2018, 2:00 – 3:30 PM
Where: Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle,WA 98109
Details: Free Admission, must RSVP, Khizr Khan will be a speaker and performance by musician Kishi Bashi.
Please check back here as more events will be added as February approaches.