“Unity in Compassion” Tsunami Relief Event 5/7/11
ALL TREMBLE AT VIOLENCE,
LIFE IS DEAR TO ALL.
IN THE PLACE OF ANOTHER,
ONE SHOULD NOT KILL
NOR CAUSE ANOTHER TO KILL.
Verse 130, Dhammapada
This Saturday, May 7, An Lac Mission Ventura and Unitarian Universalist Church Ventura invite you to special joint evening of food and entertainment to raise funds for Tsunami Relief Work in Japan. An Lac Mission Ventura, and Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura are sponsoring and organizing this event to be held at the An Lac Mission located on Saticoy Avenue at Darling near Telephone Road.
You are invited to buy a $10 coupon card first and buy your choice of different Vietnamese and Sri Lankan Vegetarian food from different stalls. Return your coupon card for a drawing for door prizes.
Entertainment for the evening includes music sung in Japanese, Vietnamese and English. The Choir of Unitarian Universalist Church and some musicians who are members of the church will play music and songs. Dianna Burdick and Joan Rust of United Methodist Church of Ventura Channel Choir will sing with Pastor Jimmy on Piano. Tom and Bill Ball will sing. There are songs in Vietnamese too. Takako Morita is going to sing in Japanese with her Japanese friends.
Whether you are in attendance or not, at 8:30pm, please join in a Candle Light Prayer for the world.
For further details please download the Flyer Japan Fund Raising Dinner in English at An Lac Mission-2, the May 2011 Program of classes and events 115Mayprog, call 805-659-9751, e-mail email@example.com/ or go to http://www.venturabuddhistcenter.org/
Note photo taken by my iPhone during preparations for the unveiling of the Jade Buddha in February 2010.