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2013 / Annual origami festival at Japanese garden in Cal State Long Beach campus, July 14

20130624 CSULB Origami Fest1

Community members can discover why people have been enchanted by the art of origami—Japanese paper folding—for centuries as the Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) hosts its annual Origami Festival on Sunday, July 14, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guests will have hands-on experience creating a three...
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”Defiant Gardens in Wartime” focus of Winter Lecture presented by Cal State Long Beach’s Burns Miller Japanese Garden, Feb. 25, 7:00PM

Manzanar Japanese Garden Ansel Adams

Pool in “pleasure park” in Manzanar Relocation Center, California. Photograph by Ansel Adams. (Source: The Library of Congress) The idea of self-empowerment and resistance by way of garden cultivation intrigues landscape historian and architect Kenneth I. Helphand, who explores the universal capacity of humans to endure extreme situations and their powerful responses via the...
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Cal State Long Beach Lecture / Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime, Feb 25, 7:00PM

Cal State Long Beach Lecture / Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime, Feb 25, 7:00PM

The Friends of the Japanese Garden in California State University Long Beach presents the 2011 Winter Lecture featuring Kenneth I. Helphand, author of Defiant Gardens: Making Gardens in Wartime on Friday, February 25, at 7:00 pm at Daniel Recital Hall in the CSULB campus. Light reception and book signing to follow lecture. The Friends...
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