NVC Newsletter

February Community News

February 2014, Volume 64, Issue 2


Blaine Memorial United Methodist Church -- Invites all to their annual Sukiyaki Dinner on Saturday, March 1, at 3001 24th Avenue South, Seattle. Dining hours from 4-7 PM; Cooked and Uncooked Take Out Dinners from 2-5 PM; Uncooked Take Out Dinner Only  from 5-7 PM. Adult Dinner is $14; Child Dinner (11 and under) is $9. Special entertainment by Midori Thiel on Japanese Koto and Dance, Megumi Pre-School Singers, and the Blaine Ukelele Group. For information, call 206-723-1536.

Tacoma Buddhist Temple --- Warmly invites all to the Annual Sukiyaki Dinner on Sunday, March 2, from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM at 1717 South Fawcett Ave, Tacoma. Enjoy traditionally cooked Sukiyaki along with other Japanese specialties such s Chicken Teriyaki and Teriyaki Beef Kabobs. Dine-in or Take-out available. More information:  253-627-1417 or on the web at www.tacomabt.org

JACL Seattle Chapter -- Will hold its 92nd Annual Banquet and Scholarship Fundraiser on Friday, March 21, 2014, from 6-9 PM at Campion Tower Ballroom, Seattle University. They promise a lively, interactive, entertaining program that will focus and celebrate their 2014 theme of "Legacy!" Also a signature dessert auction to raise funds for six Seattle JACL Chapter scholarships! RSVP and payment online at: www.jaclseattle.org  For information, contact Mary Ann Midori Goto at (425) 273-5984 or midoritombo@gmail.com

JCCCW - Tomodachi means friend in Japanese, and with that spirit, the JCCCW will be hosting the Tomodachi Luncheon on Friday, March 28 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM at the Campion Tower Ballroom, Seattle University. This is a community fundraising event that honors the contributions of individuals or groups who have promoted and celebrated Japanese or Japanese American culture and heritage. The event also honors individuals or groups who have worked to strengthen cultural ties between the United States and Japan. For more information call JCCCW at (206) 568-7114 or email Admin@JCCCW.org

The WING -- Celebrate the Year of the Horse in style at The Wing's Annual Dinner & Auction on Saturday, March 29 at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, 1400 Sixth Avenue, Seattle. VIP Reception starts at 5 PM; General Registration and Silent Auction at 6 PM; Dinner and Live Auction at 7 PM. For more information, call 206-623-5124, ext. 106 or visit www.wingluke.org/2014auction

Interim CDA - Celebrates their 45th Anniversary Sapphire Gala - Worth Upholding: A Celebration of a Legacy of Justice, on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Seattle Marriot Waterfront, 2100 Alaskan Way. 5:30 PM Reception and 7:00 PM Dinner. For tickets and information, visit www.interimcda.org or email gala@interimcda.org or call 206-624-1802 x10.