Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month LAAFB

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In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander (APPI) Heritage Month, throughout May come celebrate with Space Base Delta 3 at Los Angeles Air Force Base for some festive and informative events. This year’s theme of “Advancing Leaders Through Innovation” is a tribute to the AAPI visionaries and trailblazers who have come before us—and celebrating this pioneering spirit that fosters continuous resiliency and innovation.

Mark your calendars this May for Space Base Delta 3’s APPI Heritage Month events to experience a tapestry of traditions fueled by flavors of innovation:

  • 1 May @ 11:00 AM | AAPI Heritage Month Kick-off in the Schriever Courtyard
  • 8 May @ 12:00 PM | Self-Defense Class (Arnis & Karate Training) in the Fitness Center
    • Arnis, also known as kali or eskrima/escrima, is the national martial art of the Philippines.
    • Karate is unarmed martial-arts discipline that evolved in East Asia over a period of centuries, becoming systematized in Okinawa in the 17th century.
  • 15 May | Child Development Center (CDC) Engagement—stay tuned for timing.
  • 23 May @ 12:00 PM | Cooking Demo in the Health Promotions Kitchen
  • 30 May @ 11:00 AM | AAPI Heritage Performance in the GCC

Note: Events are open to LAAFB members only.