Monthly chapter board meetings are held on the fourth Thursday (except in November and December) at the Watsonville-Santa Cruz JACL Kizuka Hall, 150 Blackburn Street, Watsonville, CA 95076 starting at 6:30 pm, and all are welcome to attend.

Thursday, February 22       Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Sunday, February 25           Day of Remembrance Observance from 1:30 pm-4 pm
Santa Lucia Room, Millennium Charter High School
940 North Main Street
Salinas, CA 93906.

Monterey Peninsula JACL is the host chapter.


Thursday, March 1               Deadline for the entering college freshmen National JACL scholarship applications:


Thursday, March 22             Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Thursday, April 26                Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Saturday, April 28                 National JACL Executive Board meeting
SF JACL Headquarters
Masao W. Satow Building
1765 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115


Thursday, May 24                 Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Saturday, June 9                   Japanese Cultural Fair
Mission Plaza Park
103 Emmett Street
Santa Cruz, CA


Sunday, June 10                    Pre-convention NCWNP District Council meeting
Meeting site to be announced.


Saturday, June 23                 Annual Community Picnic, 11 am to 4:30 pm
Aptos Village Park
100 Aptos Creek Road
Aptos, CA 95003

Host:  Watsonville-Santa Cruz JACL chapter.


Monday, June 25 to Friday, July 6               Kokoro no Gakko, a “School with a Heart”
Watsonville Buddhist Temple
423 Bridge Street
Watsonville, CA 95076

Japanese Cultural School for grades K-6th


Thursday, June 28                Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Wednesday, July 18 to Sunday, July 22      JACL National Convention in Philadelphia.


Thursday, July 26                 Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Thursday, August 23           Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Thursday, September 27   Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Thursday, October 25         Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Saturday, November 3       Northern California Western Nevada Pacific District Council meeting.  Host: Sequoia Chapter.


Thursday, November 15     Board meeting at 6:30 pm.


Sunday, December 2            Multi Cultural Celebration, 2 pm to 5 pm
Watsonville Plaza
358 Main Street
Watsonville, CA

Lighting of the Holiday Tree.


Thursday, December 20    Board meeting at 6:30 pm.