Gathering at the Shibata Garden, Mt. Eden
A Benefit for the National Japanese American Historical Society
October 12, 2002, 11 a.m. to 3p.m.
Join us as we celebrate autumnšs beauty and the fruits of the past year.
The NJAHS Garden Gathering is an informal party celebrating autumn's food
and harvest that brings us together with the legacy of Japanese Americans
in California and the West Coast. Delight in a relaxing afternoon with
friends and enjoy displays, demonstrations, entertainment and lunch in
the beautifully landscaped Shibata Garden.
us for this exclusive event benefiting NJAHS:
MIS and Building 640 exhibits
Bonsai and flower displays
& other surprises
$60 per person, children under 12 free
NJAHS for more info 415-921-5007
Symbolically and historically meaningful, this garden was often the venue
for summer barbecues held by the Go-For-Broke, 100/442nd and Military
Intelligence Service (MIS) veterans prior to their transformation into
NJAHS. From these humble beginnings, NJAHS has become a national resource
whose mission is to interpret the breadth of Japanese American experiences.
NJAHS stands on the brink of a new level of development and expansion
at the San Francisco Presidio. Our new project, Building 640, will expand
our audience as we tell our stories to visitors eager to learn about Japanese
American history on the West Coast. The seeds planted in Shibata Garden
twenty-two years ago have taken root to yield a bountiful harvest in the