Lifelong Learning Past Events
Origami Flower Arrangements
Craft Class Instructor: Ryoko Shibata
Participants will learn how to create colorful origami (folded paper) flower arrangements. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required by April 9.
Nature Prints: Spring Designs
Craft Class Instructor: Kimiyo Miura
Celebrate Spring by creating beautiful designs on fabric using real flowers and leaves. Bring in a pre-washed t-shirt, apron or other clothing and an assortment of leaves and flowers. These items make great gifts. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required.
Discovering Your Family Tree
Workshop instructor: Chester Hashizume. Become a family detective and discover those long-lost relatives. Learn how to create your own family tree, then find out how to enter your family tree in the Museum’s National Family Registry. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required.
Sumi-e Ink Brush Art: Spring Flowers
Instructor: Ryoko Shibata
Celebrate the coming of Spring by creating beautiful flowers using the traditional ink and brush technique. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required by March 19.
Little Tokyo Guided Tour
The Little Tokyo section of Los Angeles was once a thriving residential, business and cultural center of the largest Japanese American community in the United States until World War II. Take a walking tour, relive history and learn about present day Little Tokyo with Museum docents in this very popular program. Free with Museum admission. Reservations required. Limited space available.
Hinamatsuri (Girl's Day Celebration)
Featuring: Ryoko Shibata
Bring your daughters (sons are welcome too!) to a Girl’s Day party and learn about this special tradition. Bring your favorite doll to add to our Girl’s Day display during the party. Free with Museum admission. Reservations required.