Japantown 125th Anniversary Concerts

Celebrate 125 years of San Jose Japantown at two concerts:

Chidori Band, San Jose Taiko, Shirley Muramoto, & Odori
Sat, 2015-08-15, 7:00–9:30pm
San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin
640 N. 5th Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Wesley Jazz Ensemble, Wesley Ukulele Band, & Halau Na Wai Ola
Sat, 2015-09-12, 7:00–9:30pm
Wesley United Methodist Church
566 N. 5th Street, San Jose, CA 95123

$15 individual ($20 at the door; $25 for both concerts)
$10 age 65+
$0 for ages 0–12
Purchase tickets at local Japantown retailers Headliners, Kogura Company, Biscuits, and the Sunday Farmer’s Market.

Japantown 125th poster is available.

Japantown Prepared! receives award!

The Collaborating Agencies Disaster Relief Effort (CADRE) Leadership Committee has chosen Japantown Prepared to receive an “Excellence in Preparedness” award for the work in helping Japantown residents prepare for a disaster.  The CADRE leadership team was really impressed by the initiative in providing this type of community support.  The award will be presented at the CADRE annual conference on April 17.  Image

CPR & First Aid Class in Japantown San Jose