Wednesday Evening Study Class – 2nd & 4th Wednesday

Topic: Wednesday Evening Study Class

Description: Please refer to the information below for details.  The class meets on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month, free of charge, and is led by Rev. Peter Hata.  Please come join us!

Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm




Bon Odori Aerobics – February 16, 12:30pm

5Title: Bon Odori Aerobics

Description: Obon has concluded, but Bon Odori will continue.  Come out and join us for Bon Odori Aerobics.

Trish Nicholson will again lead the class as we’ll practice some old odori favorites, learn new ones, and have a great time socializing with old and new friends.

Trish will hold classes throughout the year, so check back periodically.

Date: 2020-02-16

Start Time: 12:30pm

LA Regional Food Bank Volunteer Day – January 18 & February 15, 9:00am-12:00pm

Title: LA Regional Food Bank Volunteer Day

Description: Please join the Higashi Honganji Volunteer Group at the LA Regional Food Bank on Saturday, January 18th and/or Saturday, February 15th, from 9 am to 12 noon. We will be helping to repackage donated food items from local food drives before they get distributed to those in need at the Commerce facility.

If you can join us on either or both dates, please email Trish Nicholson at so that she can send you the special link to sign up as part of the Higashi Group.

Dates: 2020-01-18 & 2020-02-15

Start Time: 9:00am

End Time: 12:00pm

World Dobo Gathering – Kyoto, Japan – April 20-22, 2020

Topic: World Dobo Gathering – Kyoto, Japan

Description: Please join us for the World Dobo Gathering in Kyoto, Japan, held at Higashi Honganji headquarters in Kyoto, Japan.  An optional tour will take place following the gathering with sightseeing in Kyoto and Okinawa.

Please refer to the attachment for details.

Departure Date: 2020-04-18 (Sat)

World Dobo Gathering Dates: 2020-04-20 to 2020