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ABOUT FLORIN JACL
The Florin Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) is one of the oldest and most active local community organizations involved in teaching cross-cultural understanding and promoting civil rights of all people. More
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FLORIN JACL EVENTS
Event: Mochi Madness Hand-Pounding Workshop, Treat Tasting, and New Year’s Community Potluck
Date: Sunday, January 8, 2017
Time: 11:00 am – 1 pm, potluck to follow 1pm - 2 pm
Location: Buddhist Church of Florin
Address: 7235 Pritchard Road (off of Florin Road near the railroad tracks) Sacramento, CA 95828
Event Description: A fun, taste-tempting Japanese American New Year’s tradition awaits families and friends at Florin’s “Mochi Madness IX” Hand-Pounding Workshop, Treat Tasting, and New Year’s Potluck. Come rain or shine. Learn how to make mochi, mochi treats, and pick up some tasty Asian mochi recipes via email. Plenty of samples, but NO mochi sales. Bring a potluck dish for the lunch.
Check out Brandon Miyasaki’s fun video of the 2016 Mochi Madness: https://www.facebook.com/florinjacl
Event sponsored by the Buddhist Church of Florin, Buddhist Women‘s Association (BWA), and Florin JACL. For further details on mochi treats, volunteering, and potluck dishes, please see the event flyer.
RSVP by January 5th: email@example.com
Florin JACL Mochi Madness Co-Chairs: Judy Fukuman and Neil Nakatani,
Event Admission Price: Free for Buddhist Church of Florin and Florin JACL members, and ages 5 and under. $5 for non-members to cover supplies.
Event Flyer: Click here.
Contact Person for Event: Judy Fukuman Neil Nakatani
Contact Person's Phone: 916-524-2783
Contact Person's Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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- 2015-08-22 - 4th Annual Elk Grove Multicultural Festival
- 2015-01-17 - Ronin Shimizu Florin JACL Article
- 2015-07-01 - Response to Complaint Letter to Back Alley Bowl
- 2015-07-01 - Bishop's Back Alley Bowl backs out of meeting
- 2015-05-13 - Complaint Letter to Back Alley Bowl
- 2015-04-24 - Florin JACL's 10th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage