Shichigosan: Celebrating the Health of Children

October 23, 2016
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Saturday, October 22
1st Session: 10—11 AM
2nd Session: 2:30—3:30 PM

Sunday, October 23
3rd Session: 10—11 AM
4th Session: 12—1 PM
5th Session: 2:30—3:30 PM

Celebrate the growth and good health of children ages 3, 5 and 7 through the Shinto ritual of Shichigosan ("seven-five-three" in Japanese). 3- and 5-year-old boys and 3- and 7-year-old girls of all nationalities and religions, with accompanying adults, are invited to participate in this traditional celebration.

For tickets and information, please contact the International Shinto Foundation New York Center directly by visiting Seating is limited and early registration is strongly advised.

Co-sponsored with the International Shinto Foundation.

Family Programs are generously supported by Nissan Foundation, Delta Air Lines, Kumon Centers of Manhattan and the Wendy Obernauer Foundation.

Student and Family Programs are supported by the New York Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

  • Sunday, October 23, 2016
  • 10:00 am