Doll Festival: Hinamatsuri

March 1, 2015
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Family past event

2–4 PM
Doors open at 1 PM
Program begins at 2 PM

Come see our beautiful collection of intricately decorated Hinamatsuri dolls, known as hina-ningyo, and learn about the songs, tradition and history that surrounds Hinamatsuri, a festival which celebrates the health and future happiness of young girls. After examining the hina-ningyo, try your hand at creating your very own doll during the hands-on arts and crafts portion of the event!
Recommended for children ages 3-10 and accompanying adults. Boys are welcome to participate.

Healthy Japanese light meals, snacks and festival-related refreshments available for purchase by http://www.localhost:10053/resources/legacy/event/uploaded/images/benton.jpg.
Tickets: $12/$5 Japan Society members; children ages 2 or under free. Corporate and individual member families may purchase tickets at the discounted price.

Annual Family Festivities are sponsored by Kumon.    

This program is also made possible by the Yoshiye Murase Memorial Fund.

  • Sunday, March 1, 2015
  • 2:00 pm