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Join SVAC and Café Sora as We Celebrate Japanese Culture, Cuisine and Art

In Yester House’s Gallery I there will be a collection of original Japanese woodblock prints by Ando Hiroshige (1797 – 1858) who is considered the last great master of this art style. The gallery will also be featuring Obi art, a collection of Kimono and Ikebana. There will also be a Special Café Sora Menu and Japanese Matsuri Festival Food.



Wednesday, June 28 - 11:00am to 1:30pm

Cooking Class and Origami Workshop

Learn how to cook authentic and healthy Japanese cuisine! Discover the art of paper folding and roll your own sushi.

$35/adult | $30/children (ages 9+)

Sign up by email: japamama@yahoo.com or 802-367-1028


Saturday, July 1 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Japan Festival | Free Admission

Fun children's activities to learn about Japanese culture:

Dressing in Kimono

Traditional Paper Balloons

Learning Calligraphy

Café Sora will be serving Festival Food

1:00pm-1:45pm - Ikebana Demonstration by Katsuko Lord and Chie Addington with LIVE Koto Music

2:00pm-3:30pm - Japanese Gardens Talk by Mr. Orland Campbell



Japan Week is made possible through the Education Grants program at The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnerships (CGP).


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