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Seed: The Life of the Rice King and His Kin

  • 03 Aug 2017
  • 7:00 PM
  • Tim Gill Theatre, 315 E Costilla St, Colorado Springs, 80903

Join Us for SEED

This movie depicts the life of Keisaburo Koda, who at the age of 25 came to America to pursue his dreams. He started a rice farm in Dos Palos, California, but was relocated to Amache, Colorado during the war. After the war the family returned to Dos Palos, only to find very little remaining of their operations. Please join us to watch the story of this family, and their struggles to become the only survivors of a Japanese American rice farm.

JASSC with the help of the Independent Film Society of Colorado will have a free screening. There will be popcorn and refreshments for a donation. Free Admission.

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The Japan-America Society of Southern Colorado is a non-profit educational and cultural organization promoting increased awareness, education, and understanding between the citizens of Southern Colorado and Japan.  Learn about the History of the JASSC.

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Join with other enthusiasts and participate in the language, foods, and activities with the opportunity to learn the culture of Japan.

Board of Directors

 President  Robin Lawrentz
 Vice President  Gary Jones
 Secretary  Linda Bragg
 Treasurer  Charissa Hartman
 Membership  Kathy Budney
 Communications  Kathy Kidd
 IT/Facebook  Ralph Archuleta
 At Large  Naomi Soraoka
At LargeWayne Stout
Webmaster  Tom Soraoka

 


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