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Keiro Connect: Quality of Life in Our Community

Constant Faith Within Changing Times: Religious Leaders Share Their Experience of Adjusting to the Pandemic

After a spring and summer of unprecedented adjustments, Keiro interviewed three religious leaders from our community ̶ Reverend Shumyo Kojima, Head Priest of Zenshuji Buddhist Temple; Reverend Kory Quon from…

Class Is Where the Home Is: The Transition to Virtual Programming for Zen Aerobics and Tai Chi/Qigong Classes

“Everyone was just experimenting, and then we were like ‘Oh! We can see each other!’ It was kind of like magic.” And so began the first Zoom class of Zen…

Freshly Retired: Wade Utsunomiya

After retiring in 2014, Wade Utsunomiya was ready to enjoy his own quality time. With six years under his belt, Wade shared some of the ways he has decided to…

Virtual Forums: From Our Regulars

It has been over half a year since Keiro shifted to providing free weekly virtual programs, creating a space to both remain engaged with others during these times while also…

Little Tokyo Eats – Assisting Older Adults and Local Businesses During the Pandemic

Little Tokyo Eats is a food delivery program developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its severe impact on Little Tokyo’s older adult residents and family-owned restaurants. The program…

Keiro Connect: The Power of Iyashi Care

Dear Keiro: How Do I Keep Up My Holiday Traditions?

Dear Keiro, I’ve been thinking a lot about how my family is going to celebrate the holidays this year. Gathering on holidays has been a family tradition, and I want…

Keiro Superstars during COVID-19

We recently reached out to some of our past Keiro superstars to see how they have been coping with COVID-19. Akemi Miyake, 101 – New Milestones and Accomplishments Despite the…

Celebrate the Holidays Safely

Since March 2020, we have been adjusting to our new lifestyle during COVID-19 by staying home and practicing physical distancing. As we get closer to the holiday season, a time…