Monthly Archives: May 2011

My BFF’s in Otsuchi

Mitsuko sent this today

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Thousand origami cranes in Otsuchi

Fort Bragg students made Senbazuru to send to Otsuchi. Senbazuru (千羽鶴) is a group of one thousand origami paper cranes held together by strings. An ancient Japanese legend promises that anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will be granted … Continue reading

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A message from Akiko Yamazaki

Akiko-san is Yamazaki’s san’s niece. She wanted to share this message with all of Fort Bragg. Thank you to Mari Newell for translating. May 5, 2011 Dear Fort Bragg Friends, The Earthquake has hit Otsuchi on March 11, 2011, at … Continue reading

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Zumbathon for Otsuchi was a success!

Thank you to the Mendocino Coast Recreation & Park District for hosting this event and to the amazing Zumba instructors that provided three hours of family fun for Otsuchi! Lots of kids, parents and grandparents got their Zumba on and … Continue reading

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