Malott Japanese Garden Spring Festival

When:
April 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
2019-04-27T10:00:00-05:00
2019-04-27T15:00:00-05:00
Where:
Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022
USA
Cost:
Free, regular parking rates apply
Contact:
Chicago Botanic Garden
847-8335-5440

Learn about children’s celebrations in Japan during this special weekend of activities. Listen to koto harp and shakuhachi flute music, enjoy traditional folk tales, and watch a tea ceremony.

Saturday, April 27, and Sunday, April 28, 2019
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Nichols Hall

Kids of all ages can make projects—construct a kimono-clad paper doll, create a miniature carp kite, design a hanging scroll, and more, at family-friendly, hands-on stations.

Schedule

  • 10:30 a.m. Urasenke Chicago Association: Tea Ceremony
  • 11 a.m. – noon Traditional Tea Tasting (limited availability, first-come to tea ceremony will be first-served)
  • Noon – 2 p.m. Pam Martinez: Suminigashi (making marbled paper)
  • 1 p.m. Michael Gould: Shakuhachi Flute
  • 2 p.m. Chicago Koto Group: Koto Harp
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Melissa is mom to 4. She used to dream of traveling the world, now she dreams of a clean kitchen. She can be found on most social media sites as @PBinmyHair because with this much hair and four kids, you're bound to find something in it.

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