VISITATION COMMITTEEThis committee helps organize visits to and from Kato. The Visitation Committee helps arrange food and lodging, as well as events and activities.

PUBLICITY & MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEEThis committee develops and implements programs for publicizing the activities of our Association and for obtaining new members.

GARDEN COMMITTEEThis committee has been in existence since the start of the Olympia-Yashiro Garden project. Garden work parties are scheduled as needed (usually 9:30-noon Tuesdays). It will also perform other on-going functions, such as fundraising, help city staff on maintenance, and advising the staff on improvements. Visit the garden at: 1010 Plum St. SE, Olympia (next to Olympia City Hall).  Group Leader:  Lowel Cardas.