June 2021 Newsletter
Sunday, July 11: San Jose Obon is virtual again this year. Click here for more information.
You can find a list of Obon festivals in the latest June 24, 2021 issue of the Nichi Bei Weekly.
If you have an event that you would like us to mention and or to participate in, please feel free to let us know.
Summer Trips for 2021
By Leonard Chan (except where noted)
Summer is here and places are beginning to open up and resume normal operations. So how about Asian and Pacific Islander American museums and places of interest?
This article marks the return of our summer travel series. Each June, prior to our hiatus (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 - apologies, there are a lot of broken link in these articles; we hope to fix them in the near future), our newsletter would feature travel destination with a connection to Asian and Pacific Islander Americans. Last year, on the return of our newsletter, we didn’t have a travel article because of the COVID-19 pandemic closures. Now that pandemic restrictions are being lifted, we’ll give you a quick guide to places that may be opening up soon.
We’ll Miss You Rosalyn Koo
By Florence Hongo
Philanthropist and community organizer Rosalyn Koo had a wide circle of friends and relationships, and AACP was grateful to be one of them.
I met her as a fellow committee member...
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