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Saturday, November 18, 2017
10:15 AM—12:15 PM

Little Tokyo Walking Tour

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Relive history and learn about present-day Little Tokyo with JANM docents.

$12 members, $15 non-members. Museum admission included. Comfortable walking shoes recommended. Weather permitting. Limited to 20 participants.

Saturday, November 18, 2017
11:00 AM—4:00 PM

Two-Day Shibori On! Workshop

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SOLD OUT

Saturday–Sunday, November 18–19
11 a.m.–4 p.m. (both days)

Continue practicing itajime, arashinui, and other shibori dyeing techniques on a broad selection of fabrics, and learn about dyeing threads for stitching.

Please wear studio clothing and bring rubber gloves, scissors, and a seam ripper. All other materials will be provided.

$72 members, $90 non-members, plus $40 materials fee due to instructor at beginning of class (cash only). Limited to 20 participants. Museum admission included.

This program is sold out. To be placed on a waitlist, please email visitorservices@janm.org.

Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:15 AM—12:15 PM

Little Tokyo Walking Tour

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Relive history and learn about present-day Little Tokyo with JANM docents.

$12 members, $15 non-members. Museum admission included. Comfortable walking shoes recommended. Weather permitting. Limited to 20 participants.

Saturday, October 21, 2017
10:00 AM—2:00 PM

Edible Adventures: Vegetarian Little Tokyo Walk

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Take a healthy stroll through Little Tokyo and listen to neighborhood stories while learning about Japanese vegetables from daikon to gobo to maitake, capped off by a macrobiotic lunch at Shojin, a Japanese vegan/macrobiotic restaurant.

$48 members; $60 non-members. Food and museum admission included. Limited to 14 participants.

Read a 2013 JANM blog post about a past Vegetarian Edible Adventure.

Saturday, October 21, 2017
9:00 AM—11:00 AM

CANCELLED: Charitable Giving Workshop

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THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

In this workshop led by Kondo Wealth Advisors, learn about smart financial planning that is driven by cultural and community values. Maintain your lifestyle while helping others.

You will not be solicited or sold anything. All attendees will receive a free gift; door prizes will also be given out. Museum admission included for attendees.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
1:00 PM—3:00 PM

CANCELLED: Origami with Ruthie Kitagawa: Autumn Cards

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THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Make autumn cards and a decorative box using origami techniques.

$12 members, $15 non-members. Supplies and museum admission included. Limited to 10 participants.

 

 

 

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