2008 – Calendar of Events

January 19 ~ NCRC Board of Governors meeting at the home of Karen Uemoto and Dan Lehman, 5053 North 37th Street, Arlington, VA 22207; 8:30 AM.

March 19 ~ Dinner in honor of UH President David McClain.  Angela Palmer is  coordinating [download flyer] the event and has reservations at the China Garden Restaurant in Rosslyn.

April 9 ~  Quinn Kelsey, a baritone and a UH alumnus, made his debut at The Metropolitan Opera in La Bohème.  The UHF staff in conjunction with the New York chapter hosted an alumni event in New York City. Contact: Karen Uemoto,

June 12 ~ Dinner with UH Mānoa Chancellor Virginia Hinshaw at 7:00PM. Contact: Karen Uemoto.

June 22 ~ Cookout to welcome Colt Brennan at the home of Karen Uemoto and Dan Lehman, 5:00 p.m.

June 23 ~ Eleventh Annual Aloha Scholarship Charity Golf Tournament:  Reston National Golf Course, Reston, VA.; shotgun start at 1 PM. Co-Chairmen: Robert Budway and John Tagami. [ Tournament rules ] [Partial list of players]Download Flyer. View a slide show here. (Click the button on the far left side to play.) [Music is from the album Hawai’i Loa featuring Herb Lee, Jr, Eddie Palama and Joseph Mokulehua]

August 27 ~ E Komo Mai:   Our 2008 interns, Faith Macauley, Carmen Delos Reyes and Whitney Hoehn arrived at Reagan National Airport (DCA).. They are staying at  the Meridian at Braddock Station (same apartments as last year). You can contact the interns through Carita at ctompkins6@cox.net or Karen Uemoto.

October 26 ~ Pot luck curry stew dinner [3:30 PM – 6:30PM]  in honor of the 2008 Interns at the home of Karen Uemoto and Dan Lehman, 5053 North 37th Street, Arlington, VA 22207. Please RSVP to Karen at 703-241-1168703-241-1168 (h) 703-282-5902703-282-5902(c) or E-mail: Kuemoto@comcast.net

December 6 ~ Dinner [7 PM] at China Garden Restaurant, 1100 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22209 with Dan Ishii, UH Associate VP for Research. UH President David McClain’s February visit plans were discussed. Contact: Karen Uemoto and Take Toma. It was also a farewell to our interns who return home next week..