Educational Programming Registration Opens

Educational Programming Registration Opens Click on the Cultural Program Tab on our website to view all of our offerings.  Special programs includes: films, lecture and presentations. 12:01AM, Wednesday, August 1, 2018 Google iCalendar

Strokes of Genius: Artistry and Music with Yasunori Kimata

Strokes of Genius: Artistry and Music with Yasunori Kimata Underwritten by the JM Foundation, Sushi Republic Restaurant and Renaissance Hotel DATE  Friday, February 23, 2018 TIME  7:00pm, museum doors reopen at 6:00pm PRICE  $20 (members $15) LOCATION  Morikami Theater Advance ticket purchase required   Join up-and-coming artist Yasunori Kimata for an evening of art, music and the mastery of the brush. An artist with many talents, Kimata is in his element as he paints live. See art come to life before your eyes, accompanied by the heart-pounding rhythms of taiko drumming by Fushu Daiko …

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KOTO DEMONSTRATION

KOTO DEMONSTRATION 12:00PM, Saturday, February 3, 2018 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum

Film Screening – “American Pastime” movie

Film Screening – “American Pastime” movie Underwritten by the JM Foundation. Discussion led by Producer Kerry Yo Nakagawa. ABOUT THE FILM American Pastime is a powerful, inspiring drama set in the 1940’s U.S. concentration camps, about a Japanese American family, whose love of country, jazz music and baseball help them find strength to survive indignity and injustice. Audience favorite winner of the Asian American Film Festival in San Francisco with themes of redemption, tolerance, patriotism and especially humanity. “American Pastime is a crowd-pleaser…”  Dennis Harvey, Daily Variety “The movie culminates in a …

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KOTO DEMONSTRATION

KOTO DEMONSTRATION 12:00PM, Saturday, January 28, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, February 3, 2018 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, March 30, 2019 Google iCalendar $5

KIMONO CULTURE DEMONSTRATION

KIMONO CULTURE DEMONSTRATION 11:00AM, Saturday, January 27, 2018 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum 11:00AM, Saturday, January 26, 2019 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum

THE WAY OF TEA: SADO DEMONSTRATION

THE WAY OF TEA: SADO DEMONSTRATION   12:00PM, Saturday, October 22, 2016 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, November 19, 2016 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, December 17, 2016 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, February 25, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, March 18, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, April 15, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, May 20, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, June 17, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, October 14, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, November 18, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, December 16, 2017 …

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BASICS OF SUSHI WORKSHOP

BASICS OF SUSHI WORKSHOP   Dates: Sunday, March 31, 2019 & Sunday, April 28, 2019 Cost: $70 Time: 10:00am -12:00pm Location: Oki Education Center (Advance registration required) Sushi has entered the American palate as a cultural influence from Japan.  But do you know what sushi is? Few know that sushi is not actually raw fish, butrice made with a bit of vinegar and sugar. Served with a variety of accompaniments, cooked or raw fish and vegetables, it can take many forms. Participants in this hands-on workshop, led by Mitsutoshi Sekita, sushi chef from …

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