Aikido Center of Los Angeles celebrates its 30th Anniversary at a celebration party at Hotel New Otani in LIttle Tokyo on April 28, 2004. Everyone is cordially invited to attend. Please find further details or make your reservations by emailing the Aikido Center of Los Angeles at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Rev. Kensho Furuya, the Chief Instructor, also will combine this celebration with the 100th Anniversary Celebration of the founding of the Southern California Yamanashi Kenjinkai Association, (Nanka Yamanashi Kenjinkai), 1904-2004, of which he has served as President for the last 8 years. Part of the event will include a special performance of taiko by Johnny Mori, of the well-known Hiroshima band and blues singer, performer and composer, Jake LaBotz. All old students and friends of Furuya Sensei are most welcome.