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May 23 – LWV San Diego Wine and Cheese Party at the Women’s Museum

Celebrating and Networking With Wine and Cheese Thursday, May 23, 2013, 5:30-7:30 pm Women’s Museum of California 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Barracks 16, Liberty Station Speaker: Linda Canada Executive Director, Japanese American Historical Society of San Diego, The League of Women Voters of California celebrates another successful year! Please join us for a friend- and fund- raiser at the Women’s Museum of California for a program highlighting the museum’s latest exhibit, “They Did it All: Women of the Issei Generation,” the story of Japanese women who emigrated to the U.S., married, started businesses, and were interned during WWII. We will honor the memory of Miss Breed, the San Diego librarian who sent books to the children who were interned, with the screening of a short video about her and by reading from the book, Letters to Miss Breed, and to introduce a woman who was interned as a child and wrote to Miss Breed. Our speaker provided many of the artifacts for the exhibit. LWV San Diego — Wine and Cheese Party $15 per person …