Family past event

Doll Festival: Hinamatsuri

March 1, 2015
Doll Festival: Hinamatsuri

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

  • March 1, 2015
  • 2:00 pm