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Japanese cultural and themed events in Los Angeles

Huntington Library Lecture: Introduction of Japanese Plants into North America, Feb. 20, 7:30PM

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Huntington Library The Introduction of Japanese Plants into North America Feb. 20 (Tuesday) 7:30 p.m. Through the pioneering work of collectors and nurserymen, many new species of Japanese plants were introduced to the American gardening public in the late 19th century. Peter Del Tredici, senior research scientist, emeritus, of the Arnold Arboretum at Harvard...
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LA Artcore Exhibit: “Kio Griffith” now – Jan. 28

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LA Artcore 120 Judge Aiso Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 www.laartcore.org “Kio Griffith” January 3 – 28, 2018 Reception: Sunday, January 7, 1 – 5pm
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Japan Foundation: Noh Dance, Noh Life, Jan. 22, 7PM

Japan Foundation Shoseian Noh Actor Michikazu Taneda

The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, presents Lecture & Demonstration Noh Dance, Noh Life Invitation to A Seven-Century-Long Tradition Lecturer/Performer: Michikazu Taneda Monday, January 22, 7pm The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 9003 Admission Free, RSVP Required Click Here to RSVP (Eventbrite Web Page) Program Topics* – Basic knowledge...
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2nd Annual Tucson Japanese Festival in Arizona, Jan. 20

Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition presents 2nd Annual Tucson Japanese Festival Pima Community College Downtown Campus Center 1255 N Stone Ave, Tucson Saturday, January 20, 2018, 1:00 – 5:00pm Admission: $5 per person (cash only) www.southernazjapan.org
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Ikebana master Kaz Kitajima to display his works at Descanso Gardens, Jan. 22 – April 22

Kaz Kitajima

Descanso Gardens 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011 Beyond the Bouquet At the Sturt Haaga Gallery, Descanso Gardens January 22 – April 22, 2018 https://www.descansogardens.org  
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Japan Foundation Lecture: Deities in Japanese Art (Session 5) Jan. 16, 7PM

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Special Lecture Series in collaboration with Los Angeles County Museum of Art Deities in Japanese Art Session 5: Celestial Beings by Michael VanHartingsveldt Tuesday, January 16, 7PM Information and reservation: https://www.jflalc.org/ac-lecture46-deities5
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Terasaki Nibei Lecture: “What is Shinto? The Way of Kami” Jan. 16, 7PM

Forwarded for Shusse Inari Shrine of America On January 1st, we were able to successfully complete our New Years ceremony, and are grateful to have been able to welcome so many people! We pray for your happiness and prosperity in 2018! We are happy to announce that on January 16th, Rev. Izumi Hasegawa, our...
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Huntington Library Lecture: Portland Japanese Garden, Jan. 23, 7:30PM

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Huntington Library Portland Japanese Garden: The Journey Continues Jan. 23 (Tuesday) 7:30 p.m. For more than 50 years, the Portland Japanese Garden has been a haven of serenity and an important center for Japanese culture. Join garden curator Sadafumi Uchiyama as he reflects on the garden’s recent expansion and its newly founded institute for...
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Japan Film Festival Los Angeles: Fundraising concert with “L-Duo” Jan. 27 at 7:00PM

Forwarded for Japan Film Festival Los Angeles 2018 L-Duo Live at Chanoma House 305 Indiana Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 Saturday, January 27, 7:00PM $20 Advance, $25 at Door $10 Oyster Bar with a drink (optional) Reserve your tickets at ticketbud.com. The JFFLA is hosting a fundraising concert with L-Duo from Japan and a...
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