Members with common interests gather informally to pursue their interests, talk and just have fun.  You don’t have to be an expert to participate — join us! If you are interested in a group below, drop us a note and we will put you in touch with a member.

Okinawa Sanshin of Washington

Okinawa Sanshin of Washington is a group of Kai members who are interested in playing the sanshin, a three-stringed banjo-like instrument. This fun group meets often in Virginia to practice the sanshin and sing!  These dedicated members live in Maryland, Virginia and even Pennsylvania!   Young and old celebrate the music of Okinawa through the sanshin.

Okinawa Kai Eisa Group

Okinawa Kai Eisa Group members range from little ones to adults. This group meets in Virgina to practice traditional and contemporary eisa dances. The eisa group has performed at the Okinawa Kai Shin Shun Kai, Washington D.C. Cherry Blossom Festival, Japanese-American Care Fund Bazaar, Japanese Embassy and Japan Self Defense Force events.