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Threads of Remembrance

February 17 @ 2:00 pm 4:00 pm

Portland’s 2024 Day of Remembrance Event

Threads of Remembrance: 45 Years of Activism, Community, and Reparations
Saturday, February 17, 2-4pm
Lincoln Recital Hall at PSU
1620 SW Park Ave, Portland

Hosted by the Portland JACL and Japanese American Museum of Oregon.

Performances by Portland Taiko, Tsubaki Buyo Doukoukai and Joe Kye.
Panel discussion among redress activists Frank Abe, Chisao Hata, Peggy Nagae, and Mira Shimabukuro.
Emceed by Lauren Terry.

Parking is available at the PSU garages or on the street. The Lincoln Recital Hall is on the 1st floor.


Join the Portland JACL and JAMO for this special program commemorating the first Portland Day of Remembrance 45 years ago. Enjoy performances by Portland Taiko, Tsubaki Buyo Doukoukai, and Joe Kye. We’ll also hear from redress activists Frank Abe, Chisao Hata, Peggy Nagae, and Mira Shimabukuro in a panel discussion on their experiences in the movement. Join us to honor the 125,000 Japanese Americans who were incarcerated in the U.S. during World War II and those activists and community members who came together to fight for redress and public recognition of this history.

This event is in conjunction with the exhibition opening of Craft, Community, and Care: The Art and Legacy of Bob Shimabukuro.





February 17
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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1620 SW Park Ave
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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