Little Tokyo Cherry Blossom Festival September 24-25

Forwarding for those who may be interested. Dale Noriyuki President VHBT Hi! Please do me a favor and share this flyer for Little Tokyo Cherry Blossom Festival. We need to get the word out to as many people as possible. Encourage your friends and family to join in the Ondo portion both days at 2PM. …read more

API Equality-LA

Passing on to those who may be interested. Dale Noriyuki President VHBT Next weekend, September 17th, API Equality LA will be hosting its second Crossroads program — an opportunity to explore the commonalities between Asian/Pacific Islander civil rights with those of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. The program debuted in 2009 and we’ve …read more

YABA Seminar

This Saturday the YABA group will be holding their seminar. Encourage your 22-35 year olds to take part in this great event with Rev Kurt Rye from Fresno as the guest speaker. Venice YABA web site Also, Gail, Ethel and myself can use another couple of adult helpers to assist them with food service and …read more

Cub Pack 79 Annual Picnic

Come Join The Fun At Pack 79’s Annual Kick Off Picnic! Date: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 Time: 11 am – 3 pm Location: El Marino Park 5301 Berryman Ave Culver City, 90230 Come join the fun, come join the ranks! Tiger Cubs – First Grade Wolves – Second Grade Bears – Third Grade Webelos – …read more

Ralphs Community Contribution Program

Participant registration for the new term begins on September 1, 2011. There is no pre-registration! This means that you cannot register for the new term until September 1, 2011 or after. All of your members who are currently enrolled in the Ralphs Community Contribution Program will remain active until August 31, 2011. Participants will be …read more

Toban Duty

VHBT has toban duty on Thursday, September 15 to collate and staple the VJCC newsletter along with the Center’s shigin and shodo groups. All organizations (ABA, Fujinkai, Dharma School, YABA, Jr. YBA and Sangha Teens) need to supply a minimum of 4-6 volunteers to help. If, once we all arrive, it is discovered that there …read more

A-Bomb & Vietnam KIA Memorial Service

This Sunday, August 7, at 9:30AM, we will observe our annual Atomic Bomb & Vietnam Memorial Service. You may recall that a couple of years back, VHBT adopted the eight fallen soldiers named below for acknowledgement and remembrance each year. Once again, we honor their ultimate sacrifice for the freedoms we appreciate today in our …read more

Senior Outreach Fundraiser

Hello Folks, Here’s your last chance this year to show your support for those wonderful seniors at Marie Callender’s! Flyer In Gassho, Dale Noriyuki President VHBT

Recycling Fundraiser

The Venice Buddhist Temple Sangha Teens (grades 6th-8th) is holding a ONE DAY RECYCLING FURNDRAISER. Please come drive-thru the Temple parking lot and drop off your aluminum cans and plastic bottles. You don’t even have to get out of your car, we will take care of the unloading for you! Date: Saturday, July 23, 2011 …read more

Congratulations 1

I would like to congratulate you all on a very successful Obon festival for 2011. Amid the banter of worry about “Carmageddon”, concerns of rising permit costs, chickens too big/too small, not enough chairs and swirling winds blowing out the pilot lights…….we got through the weekend with perfect marks for inspections, sold out wontons, yelling …read more