Cultural Folk Tales Day

Cultural Folk Tales Day Underwritten by the Homer and Martha Gudelsky Family Foundation Saturday, July 8, 2017 10:00am—5:00pm Explore countries around the world through interactive folk tales for the whole family to enjoy! Expert storytellers from across the globe will introduce stories from Japan, Latin America, and Africa through vibrant music and dance. Also enjoy a day of hands-on crafts, activities, and access to the Palm Beach Library System’s Bookmobile! ALL-DAY ACTIVITIES Storytelling  Theater and Library 10:30am–4:30pm Take a trip around the world with our storytellers! Listen to fun interactive folktales from …

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Origami Extravaganza & Palm Beach Library’s Families Reading Together Kickoff Event

Origami Extravaganza & Palm Beach Library’s Families Reading Together Kickoff Event Underwritten by the Homer and Martha Gudelsky Family Foundation and sponsored in part by the Palm Beach County Library System. Saturday, November 5, 2016 In partnership with the Palm Beach County Library System, The Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens will be hosting the 13th annual “Families Reading Together” initiative kick-off! Alongside the fun events with the library, we will also have an Origami Extravaganza in conjunction with our exhibit, Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami. The event will include an array …

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Tea Day

Tea Day 10:00AM, Saturday, February 25, 2017 Google iCalendar

Documentary Film Screening: Between the Folds

Documentary Film Screening: Between the Folds Underwritten by the Homer and Martha Gudelsky Family Foundation 11:00AM, Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Google iCalendar 2:00PM, Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Google iCalendar 11:00AM, Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Google iCalendar 2:00PM, Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Google iCalendar 11:00AM, Wednesday, December 21, 2016 Google iCalendar 2:00PM, Wednesday, December 21, 2016 Google iCalendar 11:00AM, Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Google iCalendar 2:00PM, Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Google iCalendar

The Golden Age of Sumo: Behind the Curtain

The Golden Age of Sumo: Behind the Curtain A Talk by Lynn Matsuoka| Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities 7:00PM, Friday, March 10, 2017 Google iCalendar

From Flapping Birds to Space Telescopes: The Art and Science of Origami

From Flapping Birds to Space Telescopes: The Art and Science of Origami A Talk by Robert J. Lang | Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts Pre-registration will close at 4pm on Friday. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door. 7:00PM, Friday, December 9, 2016 Google iCalendar

NIHONGO: JAPANESE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP III

Language Lessons NIHONGO: JAPANESE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP III 2-Day Workshop following NIHONGO: JAPANESE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP II This intensive 2-day workshop continues where you left off in Workshop II, it covers Units 4 and 5 of the required textbook and completes hiragana reading and writing. Required Textbooks: Japanese for Busy People I, Revised 3rd Edition, Kana Version (ISBN-13: 978-1568363851) and Kana Workbook (ISBN-13: 978-1568364018). For further unit descriptions and textbook overview see the syllabus button below.  For questions determining your level, please contact lniven@pbcgov.org. 2019-2020 SCHEDULE Saturdays, 12:00pm–4:00pm Workshop III: April 11 & 25, …

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NIHONGO: JAPANESE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP KANJI

NIHONGO: JAPANESE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP KANJI 1:00PM, Saturday, January 28, 2017 Google iCalendar ($90 – $100) 1:00PM, Saturday, February 11, 2017 Google iCalendar ($90 – $100) 1:00PM, Saturday, March 10, 2018 Google iCalendar from $90

FRIENDSHIP DOLL CRAFT

FRIENDSHIP DOLL CRAFT Friendship dolls were introduced in the early 1920s as a way to east cultural tensions between the USA and Japan. Both countries exchanged dolls as a symbol of friendship. Each Japanese doll sent to the USA represented a different prefecture of Japan. Join us to foster this cultural exchange with a Friendship Doll craft! DATE & TIME: Saturday, March 4, 2017  TIME: 12:00pm—3:00pm   LOCATION: Classroom A • Family Fun days are FREE with paid museum admission. • Pre-registration is not required. 12:00PM, Saturday, March 4, 2017 Google iCalendar

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