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Sat., March 2, 2019: Monthly Meeting, 9am-11am | LTHS office at 319 E. 2nd St., #203 (within Uyehara Travel in Little Tokyo Mall), L.A. 90012 Read more..
UPCOMING LTHS EVENTS:
"2019 IMAGINE LITTLE TOKYO SHORT STORY CONTEST" UNDER WAY!
LTHS thanks those who submitted fictional short stories for its sixth annual Imagine Little Tokyo short story contest in the categories of English, Japanese and youth (18 and younger). Each category winner will be awarded $500 in cash with their story being published in The Rafu Shimpo and LTHS and Discover Nikkei websites. Awards Reception will be on Thur., April 18 at 6:00-8:00 at Union Church of Los Angeles.
2019 DAY OF REMEMBRANCE PROGRAMS
LTHS supports the 2019 Day of Remembrance program at the Japanese American National Museum on Sat., February 16 at 2:00. Go to www.janm.org for information. LTHS supports the 2019 Day of Remembrance program at the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute on Sat., February 23 at 1:30. Visit www.jci-gardena.org for information.
Japanese Hospital Building HCM Efforts Succeeds Read more...
LTHS Happi Coat is Now Available for $35.00!
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English Language category: James Toma for "Life at the (Little Tokyo) Budokan", Japanese, Language category: Akira Tsurukame for "A New Hobby at Seventy-Seven" ("Kiju no Tenarai"), and Youth category: Madeline Parga for "Remembering". Each winner received a $500 cash prize, a certificate and will have their story published on the LTHS website, in The Rafu Shimpo, and on Discover Nikkei website. The stories of Little Tokyo--past, present or future--captured the "sprit and sense" of the historic 134 year old neighborhood. Please go to the Projects tab for the guidelines. Read more...
Sei Fujii, a 1911 USC law school graduate, was posthumously awarded honorary admission to the State Bar of California on approval by the Supreme Court of California on May 24, 2017. This multifaceted LTHS project committee is led by members Jeffrey Gee Chin and Carole Fujita and partnered with the Japanese American Bar Association. Read more...