1/15/18

Imperial Valley Bus Tour: February 10-11, 2018


Here's a message from our friends from Poston camp 1, the Imperial Valley Reunion Committee. 
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Imperial Valley Bus Tour February 10-11, 2018
A Journey to Our Roots!

This tour is a visit to our roots & to share the legacy the Issei & Nisei have given our families! The excursion bus route: Along the Salton Sea, to Westmorland, Brawley, Imperial, El Centro, Calexico, Holtville (Meloland), Calipatria and Niland.  
Visit: Japanese American Gallery in the Pioneer Museum in El Centro with Tim Asamen as our tour guide.

Your reservation includes:
Round trip bus ride on Gold Coast Tours/bus driver tip
Saturday buffet lunch-Golden Corral in El Centro
Museum admission & donation to the JA Gallery
1 night stay-Best Western Hotel in El Centro and Sunday breakfast.  
Saturday night dinner-your choice
Sunday lunch-your choice at a stop at Morongo Casino
Rest stop in Mecca
Stop at the Westmorland Date Shop

Departure: 8:00 am 
Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple in Little Tokyo
815 E. 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012.  
Bus pick up: Vignes St. side of the Temple
Overnight parking: Available for $5/day; or $10 cash for the trip.  
Return: 4:00 pm on Sunday. 

**For Tour questions: email: imperialvalleyreunion@gmail.com
Colleen Hayashi – Home: 714-779-1179/Cell: 714-393-3219
Roy Imazu – Cell:  818-522-4891/Home: 818-767-1508


SAVE THE DATE!

APRIL 7, 2018
10:00 am - 8:00 pm (approx time)
Parker, Arizona

POSTON PILGRIMAGE

...We will dedicate the installation of the new bricks at the Poston Memorial Monument.


...Screening of our new documentary film: "For the Sake of the Children."


....Review our current historical landmark project work 


****Registration forms & details to be posted soon. 

Pictures from our recent Board meeting on 1/15/18

Marlene Shigekawa
Marlene Shigekawa
John Guilday, Jim Namba, and Margie Namba
John Guilday, Jim Namba, and Margie Namba
Bob Shintaku, Roberta Barton, and Dianne Kiyomoto
Bob Shintaku, Roberta Barton, and Dianne Kiyomoto