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NETHERLANDS AMERICAN SOCIETY
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Complete information and a reservation form for each NAS event is provided in the concurrent NAS Newsletter distributed to the membership. Locations, dates and times are generally confirmed, but are still subject to changes. Other events are posted as the information is received. If you are involved in promoting a Dutch related event in the Los Angeles area, contact us and we will place the information here.
NAS EVENT CALENDAR
NAS BOWLING DAY & LUNCH
Sunday, July 9, 2017   11am - 1pm

Location: Burbank
As suggested by several NAS members we're doing something a little different and having a bowling day. So dust off that old bowling ball stored in the garage and get back in the game. Bowling starts at 11 am with the buffet lunch starting at 12 noon. Pickwick Bowl.
"TOUR DE NAS" BIKE RIDE & LUNCH
Sunday, August 27, 2017

Location: Long Beach.
A pleasant bike ride along the beautiful Long Beach waterfront bicycle trail with lunch at the Yard House restaurant. Non-bicyclists can go for a relaxing walk with friends along the pedestrian path that parallels the bikeway.
NAS LEIDENS ONTZET
Sunday, October 22, 2017

Location: Woodland Hills. Better late than never (usually held early in the month). This year our generous members in Woodland Hills are opening their home to celebrate Leidens Ontzet with the traditional fare, haring (herring) on white bread and hutspot met klapstuk (carrot and onion hodgepodge with chuck roast) and, of course, the NAS open bar.
NAS SINTERKLAAS PARTY
Sunday, December 10, 2017

Location: Agoura Hills. Our gracious member in Agoura Hills will be opening her home for the most fun and exciting evening of the year! An evening where unexpected guests may arrive, where footsteps may be heard on the rooftop and where fresh-made traditional erwtensoep (pea soup) will warm the heart and soul.
SoCAL DUTCH EVENTS
HERDENKINGS CEREMONIE
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 10am

Los Angeles National Cemetery, at the flagpole. Entrance is on the corner of Sepulveda Blvd. and Constitution Ave. in West Los Angeles.
The memorial service, presented by the 'Comité 15 augustus 1945,' commemorates those Dutch service men and women and citizens (men, women and children) who lost their lives during WWII in the Dutch East Indies. Representatives from NAS will be placing a wreath at the memorial service which is open to anyone wishing to attend.
Directions: Traveling north on the 405 exit at Santa Monica Blvd and turn right, then turn left on Sepulveda Blvd. Travel north until after crossing Constitution Ave. turn right into the cemetery.
From the 405 south take the Wilshire Blvd. East offramp and then turn left on Sepulveda Blvd. Travel north until after crossing Constitution Ave. turn right into the cemetery.
SoCAL DUTCH EVENT RESOURCES
DUTCH-DAY Holland Themed Events in SoCal
SAN DIEGO DUTCH 'MEETUP' GROUP Monthly walks along Mission Bay, and traditional Dutch themed events. Members are from the Netherlands and Belgium, children of Dutch decendants, and people who are interested in Dutch Culture. Event information is restricted to members only on the meetup.com site, but you can find more details regarding special events on their new website.
NoCAL DUTCH EVENTS
SAN FRANCISCO
For all Dutch events and more in the San Francisco area. Dutch language with some English.
DUTCH CULTURAL EVENTS
For Dutch cultural events throughout the US, visit the following links:
DUTCH PERFORMING ARTS EVENTS (theatre, dance, and music)

DUTCH CULTURE (US Region) DutchCulture supports the implementation of Dutch international cultural policy and contributes to the foreign agenda and cultural image of the Netherlands. Dutch and English languages.

NETHERLANDS-AMERICAN FOUNDATION EVENTS Events of the NAF (New York). Also see events of NAF chapters, Southern California, Northern California, Chicago and Boston
OTHER DUTCH EVENT RESOURCES
DUTCH IN AMERICA EVENTS. Listing of all types of Dutch events throughout the United States. There is an opportunity to list yours.

NETHERLANDS BOARD OF TOURISM. Best source for information on events in Holland.
OTHER EVENT RESOURCES
For all types of events in the Los Angeles area visit
L.A. TIMES CALENDAR
and
@LA

For destinations and events in San Diego visit
THE BEST PLACES IN SAN DIEGO
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