BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4364@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20130914T000000Z DTEND:20130914T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>Visit the beautiful oasis in the middle of Carson's in dustrial area as the Gardena Valley JCI (GVJCI) and the Dominguez Rancho A dobe Museum (DRAM) co-sponsor the seminar titled Japanese Argonauts on th e Dominguez Rancho.</strong>\n<strong></strong>\n\nThere will be an accom plished panel to lead us through the early history of Issei and Nisei tha t lived and worked on the Dominguez Rancho.&nbsp\; Discover interesting f acts about how the Nikkei came to settle on the rancho and what they had to deal with during and after World war II.&nbsp\; The speakers will be:\ n\n<ul><li>Don Hata\, Emeritus Professor of History\, California State Uni versity Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) </li><li>Eileen Reiko Yoshimura\, Director of Financial Management for the Port of Los Angeles\; Board member of th e Japanese American Optimists. </li><li>Tom Philo\, Archivist/Cataloger f or the Archives &amp\; Special Collections at CSUDH. </li><li>Lane Hirabay ashi\, George and Sakaye Aratani Professor of the Japanese American Incar ceration\, Redress\, and Community\, and professor of Asian American Stu dies at UCLA.&nbsp\;</li></ul>\n\nDRAM is located just south of the 91 fre eway on Alameda St.&nbsp\; The address is:\n\n<p style="padding-left: 30px \;">Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum\n 18127 S. Alameda St.\n Rancho Domingue z\, CA 90220&nbsp\;\n\nThere will be a reception immediately after the eve nt.\n\nFeel free to come early and enjoy the tranquil setting of the Domi nguez Rancho Adobe grounds.&nbsp\; Be sure to bring a camera because you will definitely want to preserve your memories of the grounds.\n<a href=" http://jci-gardena.org/cc5/files/7513/7642/9291/Argonauts_Flyer.pdf" targe t="_blank"></a>\n<a href="http://jci-gardena.org/cc5/files/7513/7642/9291/ Argonauts_Flyer.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the event flyer</a> .\ n<strong></strong>\n<strong>This is a free event open to the public.</stro ng> &nbsp\; Museum tours will be available one hour before the event and a fter the event has completed.&nbsp\; There is a $4.00 suggested donation f or tours. \n \nFor more information\, feel free to call the JCI office at (310) 324-6611\, or email info@jci-gardena.org&nbsp\;\n SUMMARY:Japanese Argonauts on the Dominguez Rancho URL:/en/events/2013/09/14/japanese-argonauts-on-the-dominguez-rancho/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR