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Textile dye art class by Setsuko Hayashi, every Wednesday in Little Tokyo, 10am – 2 pm

Setsuko Hayashi

Textile dye art class is held every Wednesday, 10 am – 2 pm, at St. Francis Xavier Church Japanese Catholic Center, 222 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. For information, email info@culturalnews.com or call (213) 819-4100. Chiba Prefecture- born Setsuko Hayashi graduated from Joshibi University of Art and Design in Tokyo in design...
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2016 / Free workshop “Learn Natural Japanese through Acting” at Japan Foundation, Dec. 10

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Forwarded for the Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Workshop Learn Natural Japanese through Acting Saturday, December 10, 1:00 – 2:30 pm The Japan Foundation Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036. 18 years old and up Fee: free Register Now http://www.jflalc.org/acting.html By playing a role, using gestures and facial expressions,...
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2016 / Japan Foundation’s new course: Introduction to Polite Japanese, 3 meetings from Oct. 22 – Nov. 5

Forwarded for Japan Foundation Los Angeles JF Nihongo Course Introduction to Polite Japanese October 22 – November 5, 2016, Three Meetings Politeness in Japanese is essential for smooth communication in social settings. In this course, you will be familiarized with the system of honorifics (“keigo” in Japanese). You will learn how to use basic...
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2016 / Japan’s famous taiko artist and dancer to provide workshops in Arizona, Sept. 28, Oct. 3, 4

Sedona Chieko Kojima Taiko

  Email from Ken Koshio of Wakonkan Dojo, Phoenix, Arizona, on September 21, 2016 Dear my people, I am so excited to invite you to participate and learn from the amazing Chieko Kojima, marvelous dancer and Taikoist from Kodo. She will be in Phoenix the week of Sept 27- October 5 and will be...
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2016 / Japan Foundation invites Japanese language learners to chat meeting, Oct. 4

Forwarded for the Japan Foundation Los Angeles Let’s Chat in Japanese The Casual Conversation Cafe From Beginners to Experienced JF Nihongo Tea Time Tuesday, October 4, 6:30pm-8pm Location: The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Come join our casual conversation café. Stop by anytime. You’ll enjoy chatting...
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2016 / Monthly newspaper “Cultural News” August / September content

  Japanese American Cultural and Community Center/ The Price Collection: The Buddha and the Floating World Los Angeles County Museum of Art / Japanese Painting: From the Zen Mind / Alternative Dreams: 17th – Century Chinese Paintings from the Tsao Family Collection Aurora Foundation / Pink Martiti’s “1969” album singer Saori Yuki in Los...
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2016 / Japan Foundation provides new course of “Japanese for Advanced Learners” 3 meetings from Sept. 24

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Japan Foundation Los Angeles provides new language course: Japanese for Advanced Learners Saturdays, September 24, October 1, October 8, 3 meetings in total Do you want to brush up your Japanese? Do you want to use your Japanese in a professional way? This fall 2016 term, JF Nihongo will offer a new course series....
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2016 / Japanese percussion instrument workshop by instructor from Japan, Sept. 10-13

Nonprofit organization Matsutoyo Kai, Inc. will host the Japanese percussion instrument workshop by Mme. Mochizuki Tayafumi from Japan from Sept. 10 – 13 in Gardena and Torrance areas. This program is supported in part by the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. WORKSHOP Workshop for Japanese percussion instruments, basic taiko, tsuzumi and kane Instructor:  Madame...
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2016 / Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute to offer 8-week Taiko Classes beginning Sept. 11

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Forwarded for Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute Have you ever been interested in the art of Taiko?  Whether you want to learn about the history of taiko or actually practice yourself, the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute is happy to help. No prior experience is necessary to attend these classes that will be taught...
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