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Discover Japanese culture with our Family Fun programs! These activities and workshops allow the whole family to enjoy and learn Japanese arts and crafts together, while learning about Japanese culture and customs.

Family Fun: Origami @ Yamato-kan
Saturday, March 14, 2015, 12:00PM

  EVENT DETAILS Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm Family Fun days are FREE with paid museum admission. Pre-registration is not required. Join us for Family Fun and Origami at the Yamato-kan! Kids (and adults!) will learn a simple origami shape from our education staff. Afterward, explore Japan Through the Eyes of a Child and discover what every day life is like in Japan.

Family Fun Mini Workshop: Intermediate Origami
Saturday, August 8, 2015, 1:00PM

Join us to learn a few origami techniques and make a few fun objects in this mini workshop. This workshop is great for those with some origami experience, and is open to adults. Don't forget to check out our beginner origami mini workshop too! WORKSHOP DETAILS 1:00pm - 2:00pm $20 for parent & child (ages 7+) $10 for each additional participant …

Family Fun Mini Workshop: Beginner's Origami
Saturday, August 8, 2015, 11:30AM

Join us to learn a few simple origami techniques and make a few fun objects in this mini workshop. This workshop is great for kids and those new to origami. Don't forget to check out our intermediate mini workshop too! WORKSHOP DETAILS 11:30am - 12:30pm $20 for parent & child (ages 7+) $10 for each additional participant or adult Location: Oki Education …

Family Fun: Mother's Day Origami
Sunday, May 10, 2015, 12:00PM

  EVENT DETAILS Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm Location: Classroom A Family Fun days are FREE with paid museum admission. Pre-registration is not required. Make Mother's Day extra special by joining us for Family Fun. Kids (and adults!) will learn to make their own origami flower to show mom how much she means! Say okasan arigato, or thank you, mom.    

Family Fun: Make a Tanabata Wish
Thursday, July 2, 2015, 10:00AM
Friday, July 3, 2015, 10:00AM

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015, 10:00AM
Thursday, July 9, 2015, 10:00AM

  EVENT DETAILS Time: 10:00am-5:00pm Location: Lobby Family Fun days are FREE with paid museum admission. Pre-registration is not required. Join us for Family Fun to celebrate Tanabata - Japan's star festival! Kids (and adults!) will learn about Tanabata, and make a wish to hang on our bamboo "trees." Tanabata, traces its origins to a legend about the Cowherd Star (Altair) and …

Family Fun: 3-D Card Making
Saturday, September 12, 2015, 12:00PM

Join us for Family Fun to make a simple craft! Kids (and adults!) will learn to make a 3-D card with our education staff. Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm Location: Classroom A Family Fun days are FREE with paid museum admission. Pre-registration is not required.

Family Fun: Pinwheel Making
Saturday, June 20, 2015, 12:00PM

  EVENT DETAILS Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm Location: Classroom A Family Fun days are FREE with paid museum admission. Pre-registration is not required. Join us for Family Fun to make a simple craft! Kids (and adults!) will learn to make a pinwheel perfect for the summer breezes in Roji-en.

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