2020 OAA Virtual Picnic

Okinawa Association of America (OAA) VIRTUAL Picnic August 2, 2020 (Sunday) • 1 – 3:30 p.m. Pacific Join us from home! 家から参加! (Check back for the viewing link) LEARN MORE ABOUT THE VIRTUAL PICNIC

2018 OAA Members Picnic

Okinawa Association of America’s Annual Members Picnic Sunday, July 15 • 11 a.m. ~ 4 p.m. (opens @ 10) • Whittier Narrows Park 750 Santa Anita Avenue, Area E-1, South El Monte • On-site parking fee: $6 (Non-members are also encouraged to attend the event and apply for membership) LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PICNIC

2017 OAA Members Picnic, Scholarship Awards, Okinawan Bon Dance

Okinawa Association of America’s Annual Members Picnic Sunday, July 16 • 11AM ~ 4PM (opens @ 10) • Whittier Narrows Park 750 Santa Anita Avenue, Area E-1, South El Monte • On-site parking fee: $6 (Non-members are also encouraged to attend the event and apply for membership) LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PICNIC: REASONS TO ATTEND &Continue reading “2017 OAA Members Picnic, Scholarship Awards, Okinawan Bon Dance”

Utayabira Wuduyabira 2015, Okinawan Performing Arts Showcase

Okinawa Soul: Music & Dance Concert in Torrance On Sunday, May 17th, the Okinawa Association of America (OAA) will bring the sights, sounds, and spirit of the Ryukyu Islands to the James R. Armstrong Theatre in Torrance! Titled “Utayabira Wuduyabira” – which means “let’s sing, let’s dance” in Uchinaaguchi (the Okinawan language) – this biennial concert is one ofContinue reading “Utayabira Wuduyabira 2015, Okinawan Performing Arts Showcase”

A Look Back at 2014

Written by Joseph Kamiya OAA Culture Committee chairperson We know that this list doesn’t do justice to the wonderful year we had — what were YOUR favorite OAA moments of 2014? Let us know in the comments section!