Malott Japanese Garden Spring Weekend

Celebrate spring by writing a seasonal haiku and making a cherry blossom hanging scroll, plus try other hands-on activities.

Japanese Garden Spring Weekend

Saturday, March 21 & Sunday, March 22, 2015
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Celebrate spring by writing a seasonal haiku and making a cherry blossom hanging scroll, plus try other hands-on activities like a suminagashi demonstration. Enjoy a tea ceremony demonstration, traditional storytelling and a koto harp performance, and take a walk in the Japanese Garden.

  • 12 - 2 p.m. Pam Martinez: Interactive Suminagashi Demonstration
  • 1 p.m. Anne Shimojima: Traditonal Storytelling 
  • 2  p.m. Chicago Koto Group: Koto Harp