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Ukes for Little Tokyo Ukes for Little Tokyo
September 14-February 01

1:00 PM

Free lessons for seniors 65+

Japanese American Community & Cultural Center (JACCC)

244 S San Pedro St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Transpacific Borderlands Exhibition Transpacific Borderlands Exhibition
September 17-February 25

Tues, Wed, Fri – Sun: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Thurs: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM

$6 – $12

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012

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Toyo: Behind the Glass Eye Toyo: Behind the Glass Eye
October 05-December 10

12:00 PM – 4:00 PM; Wednesday – Sunday

Free

Doizaki Gallery at JACCC

244 S San Pedro St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Adrián Villar Rojas: The Theater ... Adrián Villar Rojas: The Theater of Disappearance
October 22-May 13

See website for hours & ticket price

The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

152 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Open Call for Submissions: 20th ... Open Call for Submissions: 20th Annual Shikishi Exhibition
October 23-December 18

Submission Deadline: Monday, December 18

See website for details

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+LAB Artist Residency Program +LAB Artist Residency Program
November 25-January 15

Deadline for submission:  Jan 15, 2018, at 10:59 PM PST

For more information, visit: ltsc.org/artist-residency/

 

 

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Bodgan Dumitrica and Elaine Parks ... Bodgan Dumitrica and Elaine Parks Exhibition
December 03-December 29

12:00 – 5:00 PM; Wednesday – Sunday

Free

LA Artcore Union Center for the Arts

120 Judge John Aiso St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Imagine Little Tokyo 2018 Short ... Imagine Little Tokyo 2018 Short Story Contest
December 04-January 31

Submission deadline: January 31, 2018

See website for details: www.littletokyohs.org

02

Aratani Family Free Days at Defining Courage Exhibition

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Free admission to exhibition

Go For Broke National Education Center

355 E 1st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

02

Speak Out for Justice: Screening, Panel Discussions, and Q&A

2:00 – 4:00 PM

Free (RSVP recommended)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

02

Intro to Knit: Festive Flag Garlands

Noon – 2:00 PM

$39

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

02

Washi Tape Crafts – Drop-in Workshop

Noon – 7:00 PM

$10

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

02

Edible Adventures: Little Tokyo Sushi Graze

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

$64 (members) / $80 (non-members)

Limited to 10 participants

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

02

Transpacific Borderlands Art Workshop: Paper Flowers from the Camp Archives

1:00 – 2:00 PM

Free with museum admission

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

03

St Francis Xavier Festival

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Free

St Francis Xavier Chapel – Japanese Catholic Center

222 S Hewitt St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Info: 213-626-2279

03

Hanging Terrariums Workshop

Noon – 2:00 PM

$44

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

03

Tulle Wreaths & Pom Poms – Drop-in Workshop

Noon – 5:00 PM

$10

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

03-29

Bodgan Dumitrica and Elaine Parks Exhibition

12:00 – 5:00 PM; Wednesday – Sunday

Free

LA Artcore Union Center for the Arts

120 Judge John Aiso St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

04

Little Tokyo Kaiwa Club

6:30 – 9:15 PM

Free

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

05

Monthly Computer Basics Hands on Workshop

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Free; RSVP required: 213-612-0525 or ltokyo@lapl.org

Little Tokyo Branch Library

203 S Los Angeles St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

07

Screen: Alternate Endings, Radical Beginnings

7:00 PM

Free

MOCA Grand Avenue

250 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

07

Origami for Teens & Young at Heart

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Free

Little Tokyo Branch Library

203 S Los Angeles St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

09

Film Screening & Discussion – Moving Walls: American Nightmare to American Dream

2:00 PM

Free with museum admission

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012

09

Drop-in Class: Holiday Origami

Noon – 8:00 PM

$10

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

09

Quiet Mornings: Art x Mindfulness @ MOCA

9:30 AM

$10 (Free for members)

The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

152 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

09

Little Tokyo Artist Convening: First Street North

Noon – 2:00 PM

Free

Japanese American Community & Cultural Center

244 S San Pedro St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

09-10

From Moth to Cloth: Silk Workshop

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Price

$72 (members) / $90 (non-members) + $40 materials fee (cash payable at beginning of class)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012

09

Origami with Ruthie Kitagawa: Holiday Wreath and Cards

1:00 – 3:00 PM

$12 (members) / $15 (non-members)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012

09

Japanese Book Club

1:00 – 2:00 PM

Free

Little Tokyo Branch Library

203 S Los Angeles St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

10

Bryan Barcena: Adrián Villar Rojas: The Theater of Disappearance Walkthrough

3:00 PM

Free with museum admission

The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

152 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

10

Bodhi (Buddha’s Enlightened) Day Service

10:00 AM

Free

Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple (Nishi Hongwanji)

815 E 1st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

12

Film Screening: I Am Not Your Negro by Raoul Peck

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Free (RSVP recommended)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

12

Ugly Sweater Party at Far Bar – presented by Tito’s Vodka

8:00 PM

Free

Far Bar Little Tokyo

347 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

14

Soap Decoupage Craft

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Free

Little Tokyo Branch Library

203 S Los Angeles St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

16

Gift-Making Craft-A-Thon

Noon – 8:00 PM

$29

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

16

Jewelry Workshop – The World of Washi: Introductory Class

11:00 AM – 4:30 PM

$32 (members) / $40 (non-members)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012

16

Little Tokyo Manga Society (Manga Book Club)

1:00 – 2:00 PM

Free

Little Tokyo Branch Library

203 S Los Angeles St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

16

Yule Rock! Festive Singalong

7:00 – 10:00 PM

$10 – $40

East West Players

120 Judge John Aiso St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

18

Little Tokyo Kaiwa Club

6:30 – 9:15 PM

Free

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

18-24

Food Drive for Charity

Bring in canned food for local charity, receive a free Titos Punch

All day

Far Bar Little Tokyo

347 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

20

Community Forum Holiday Party

6:00 – 8:00 PM

Free

Baldoria

243 S San Pedro St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

22-24

Fukubukuro (Lucky Bag)

8:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Little Tokyo Market

333 S Alameda St, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90013

23

Little Tokyo Walking Tour

10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

$12 (members) / $15 (non-members)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012

28

Children’s Oshogatsu Workshop

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

See website for ticket details

Japanese American Community & Cultural Center (JACCC) Center Building

244 S San Pedro St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

 

29-31

Fukubukuro (Lucky Bag)

8:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Little Tokyo Market

333 S Alameda St, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90013

30

Vision Board – Drop-In

Noon – 8:00 PM

$10

Opodz Coworking Space

362 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

30

Little Tokyo Walking Tour

10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

$12 (members) / $15 (non-members)

Japanese American National Museum

100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA  90012