March 2018 General Meeting

Program:  Japanese-American Storyteller
Date/Time: Sunday, March 18, 2018 2:00 PM
Location: Gail Borden Public Library, Elgin-Meadows Community Room             

Program: World War II was a very different experience for Japanese Americans.  In this program, noted storyteller, Anne Shimojima, shares her family’s journey from Japan and through the difficult war years, during which her grandparents were incarcerated in California. Photographs from her family and the National Archives accompany Shimojima’s tale of courage ad survival.