The Bulletin

Community Milestones

TSUCHIDA Jin Gen—born April 20, 1936. We announce with sadness in our hearts that Jin passed away on December 21, 2007. Survived by his...

The Adventures of Bean-chan

The Continuing Adventures of Bean-chan By Emiko Newman Featuring Bean-chan, his parents Bean-san and Edamama, and his friends Sembe and Natto and the twins,...

Christmas and O-Shogatsu in Multi-Cultural Canada

A Happy New Year—Akemashite omedet? gozaimasu—to you all. Like many readers, I was lucky enough to be able to share moments of joy with family and friends in a few get-togethers through Christmas into the New Year (o-sh?gatsu). As usual, the final week of the old year flew by in a flash. As soon as the hectic pre-Christmas shopping days and Christmas passed, or so it seemed, we were already ushering in the year 2008.

President’s Message

Hi everyone! It seems that we lose special people in our community each year. This past month, on December 8, our Nikkei community lost...

Community Kitchen

HAPPY NEW YEAR! My best wishes go out to all of you at the beginning of this New Year. May you be all blessed...

Limelight

The North American Association of Asian Professionals (“NAAAP”) – Vancouver Venture (www.naaap.bc.ca) hosted its first annual Spotlight on Leadership Celebration on October 25, 2007....

New Book Brings Fishermen Together

In the new book, Nikkei Fishermen on the BC coast: Their Biographies and Photographs, a “date deceased” incorrectly appeared in Fujio Frank Egami’s biography....

Letter to the Editor

I read in the December ’07 Bulletin that the redevelopment of Oppenheimer Park will commemorate the Japanese Canadian history of that park. It seems...