BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.2589@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20100727T000000Z DTEND:20101031T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Imagine being given one week&rsquo\;s notice that you have to l eave your home\, taking only what you can carry. Nearly 120\,000 Japanese Americans were ordered to do just that in 1942.\n\nSome came to an internm ent camp called Amache in Southeastern Colorado. Come learn about life at Amache and why these loyal Americans were forced into a life behind barbed wire.\n\nThe exhibit will feature a re-creation of a 16 x 20 ft. barracks room. Visitors will be able to walk into the room and experience the size and life of internees in the camp. In addition\, craft pieces and silk sc reen items created in the camp\, domestic ware\, and archaeological pieces will be on display.\n\n<strong>Museum Hours:</strong>\n<span style="font- family: Arial\;">Tuesday &ndash\; Friday\, 9am &ndash\; 4pm&nbsp\;\n<span style="font-family: Arial\;">Saturday &amp\; Sunday\, 11am &ndash\; 4pm\n< span style="font-family: Arial\;"><strong>Admission is FREE. </strong>Call 303.739.6666 for more information.\n<a href="http://www.auroragov.org/Aur oraGov/Departments/LibraryAndCulturalServices/CulturalServices/HistoryMuse um/NowShowing/index.htm?ssSourceNodeId=1118&amp\;ssSourceSiteId=621">Visit their website for more info &gt\;&gt\;</a> SUMMARY:Exhibition - Amache: Colorado's Japanese Internment Camp URL:/en/events/2010/07/27/exhibition-amache-colorados-japanese-internmen/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR