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2013 / Huntington Library awarded with Japan’s Foreign Minister Commendation for promoting U.S.-Japan friendship

Huntiongton Folsom Morsha CG Niimi

  On Feb. 1, 2013, the Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles conferred on the Huntington Library, Art Collection and Botanical Gardens, the Foreign Minister’s Commendation in recognition of their contribution to the promotion of mutual understanding between Japan and the U.S. through years of active involvement with Japan’s national symbol sakura (cherry...
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2013 / Sogetsu Ikebana exhibiting at Huntington Library until Jan 6

20121228 Sogetsu in Huntington Entrance

The Los Angeles Branch of the Sogetsu School of Ikebana was invited at the Huntington Library in San Marino on Dec. 27 to install large size ikebana for New Year’s celebration. Two large size ikebana is exhibiting until Sunday, Jan. 6. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is located at 1151 Oxford...
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2013 / Huntington Library presenting three viewing stone exhibitions through Jan. 2

20121227 Huntington Viewing Stones Show

The Huntington Library opens three viewing stone exhibitions on Dec. 27 and will run through Jan. 2. Viewing Stones Show is open to the public with free admission. Bob Watson’s Suiseki and Steel and Stone exhibitions are required with entrance tickets. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is located at 1151 Oxford...
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2012 / Annual Viewing Stone Exhibition at Huntington Library, Dec 27 – 31, Jan 2

20121224 Huntington Viewing Stone

The members of California Aiseki Kai will present their 23rd annual exhibition of viewing stones at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens in Friends Hall. Admission free. www.huntington.org The show will open this year on Dec. 27, 2012 through Dec. 31 and on Jan. 2, 2013. The hours are from 10:30 am until 4:30...
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2012 / California Bonsai Society’s annual exhibition at Huntington, March 24 – 25

California Bonsai Society David Nguy

  The Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens will host the California Bonsai Society’s 55th Anniversary Exhibition held in Friends Hall on March 24-25, 2012. Admission free for entering Friends Hall. Parking is also free. The Huntington Library is located at 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108. www.huntington.org The show will be open to...
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Annual viewing stone show to be held at Huntington Library, Dec 27 – Jan 1

Viewing Stone Show at Huntington Library 2010 Photo

The members of California Aiseki Kai will present their 22nd annual exhibition of viewing stones at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens in Friends Hall. There is free parking and free admission to this exhibit entry. Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens The show will open this year on Dec 27 through Jan 1, 2012....
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Viewing Stone Show by California Aiseki Kai at Huntington Library, Dec 26 – Jan 2 (Closed Jan 1) 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Viewing Stone Show by California Aiseki Kai at Huntington Library, Dec 26 – Jan 2 (Closed Jan 1) 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Viewing stones (suiseki) are dense stones found in rivers, along the ocean shore or desert. While there are tens of thousands stones within ones visual scope at any moment, perhaps one stone has been eroded by natural circumstances, water or wind and sand, resulting in the shape of a miniature scene. These shapes may be...
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Los Angeles Times reports Pasadena Teahouse’s relocation to Huntington Library with detail explanation of Japanese tea ritual

Los Angeles Times reports Pasadena Teahouse’s relocation to Huntington Library with detail explanation of Japanese tea ritual

Written by Teresa Watanabe, veteran staff writer, on September 13, Los Angles Times prints a story about a Pasadena teahouse’s relocation to Huntington Library with a detail explanation of Japanese tea ritual. Sei Fu An teahouse at Pasadena Buddhist Temple was donated by the 14th grand master of Urasenke tea school Tan Tan Sai...
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Open House at Japanese Language School in Gardena, May 15, 2010

Open House at Japanese Language School in Gardena, May 15, 2010

Saturday, May 15, 2010, from 9:50 am to 11:35 am, Japanese Language School at Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute invites public to their school’s Open House. There will be opportunities to learn about their Japanese language school program, and meet their teachers and parent group. Japanese Language School at Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute...
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