The Northern California Time of Remembrance committee (Florin, Lodi, Placer County, and Sacramento JACL chapters) and its educational partners, The California Museum, Elk Grove Unified School District, and the California State University, Sacramento, Library, Special Collections announces three exciting and inspiring events. The NCTOR, plan these activities in remembrance of the signing of Executive Order 9066, which suspended due process and resulted in the unjust incarceration of 120,000 Americans of Japanese ancestry into America’s concentration centers during World War II.
All events are held at The California Museum, 10th and O Streets, in Sacramento. Museum admission and free parking for Museum visitors in surface street lot at the corner of 10th and O Streets. Proceeds will benefit all the “Time of Remembrance” activities including the discovery program, providing students with tours of the Museum’s exhibit led by a formerly incarcerated docent and volunteers.
For more information, contact Christine Umeda at (916) 427-2841, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or Bailey Hitch, Education and Volunteer Manager, (916) 653-1752, email at email@example.com