BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5415@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20170708T000000Z DTEND:20170708T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Nihonmachi Little Friends (NLF) will hold an Open House on Satu rday\, July 8th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at its brand new preschool addition\, located adjacent to its historic Issei Women&rsquo\;s Building at 1830 Su tter Street in San Francisco&rsquo\;s Japantown. The event will feature a reveal of the community donor board displays and guided tours of the new f acility. Light refreshments will be served.\n\nIn 2012\, NLF launched the Plant A Seed Capital Campaign (PASC) to create the preschool addition whic h\, along with the Issei Women&rsquo\;s Building\, is the permanent home f or its preschool programs. The addition increases the programs&rsquo\; max imum capacity from 80 to 91 children\, and features a rooftop playground a nd a garden. The new facility officially opened its doors to the preschool children on May 22\, and the responses from the children and their famili es have been very positive. &ldquo\;On behalf of our children\, staff\, an d board\, we would like to express our sincerest gratitude\,&rdquo\; state s NLF Executive Director Cathy Inamasu. &ldquo\;We simply could not have d one this major accomplishment without the generous support of our communit y.&rdquo\;&nbsp\;\n\nFundraising for the new building addition is continui ng\, with two additional events planned: the Big Steps for Little Friends 5K Run/Walk on Sunday\, October 22nd\; and the Sushi Social/42nd Anniversa ry of the agency at its new facility on Friday\, November 17th. Naming opp ortunities are still available starting at $1\,000\, with recognition on d onor boards in the new building lobby. Information on ways to help NLF rea ch its goal can be found at its website\, www.nlfchildcare.org.\n\n<!--[if !supportLineBreakNewLine]-->\n<!--[endif]--> SUMMARY:NLF's Open House for New Preschool Addition URL:/en/events/2017/07/08/nlfs-open-house-for-new-preschool-addition/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR