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Tag: Japanese Garden

Seniors admitted FREE to Japanese Garden on Respect for Elders Day

The Seattle Japanese Garden will celebrate Respect for Elders Day on Monday, September 15, 2014. In honor of this Japanese holiday, seniors age 65 and older will receive free admission to the garden. Complimentary guided tours will be available starting at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. on that day. All

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Japanese Noh theater at Seattle Japanese Garden on Sept. 25

Experience traditional Noh theater in a performance at the Seattle Japanese Garden on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The garden will be open for twilight viewing at 5:30 p.m. Munenori Takeda and the Takeda Noh Troupe will present three Noh vignettes that will give the audience a glimpse

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Seattle Japanese Garden presents Moon Viewing Sept. 6

From 7-10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, the Seattle Japanese Garden will light up lanterns, luminaries and floating boats to welcome the full moon in keeping with Japanese tradition. The community is invited to this enchanted event that will take place after-hours in the garden. Traditional Japanese dances will be performed by

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Get creative in the Conservatory: It’s never too late to learn with Lifelong Recreation

Last year when Mary Hsu was traveling in Japan she came across a woman sightseeing with an open sketch pad in front of her.

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Seattle Japanese Garden celebrates Opening Day First Viewing

The Seattle Japanese Garden’s 2014 season opens on Saturday, March 1 with a celebration from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. To ensure a wonderful season, Reverend Koichi Barrish of the Tsubaki Grand Shrine will honor the Japanese Garden with the traditional Shinto blessing at noon. This 3 ½ acre formal garden

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Seattle Parks to reopen Japanese Garden for the 2013 season

First Viewing: Celebrate the reopening of the Seattle Japanese Garden! The Seattle Japanese Garden’s 2013 season opens on Sunday, March 3 with a traditional Shinto blessing and a calligraphy workshop. To ensure a wonderful season, Reverend Koichi Barrish of the Tsubaki Grand Shrine will honor the Japanese Garden with the traditional Shinto

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Guides needed for Seattle Parks and Recreation Japanese Garde

The Japanese Garden at Seattle Parks and Recreation’s Washington Park Arboretum has opened applications for training to become a volunteer tour guide. [caption id="attachment_2577" align="alignright" width="249"] The Japanese Garden displays beautiful foliage throughout the year.[/caption] Tour guides will give free guided tours to garden visitors and must learn the techniques of effective

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Seattle’s Japanese Garden is seeking new tour guides

The Japanese Garden at Seattle’s Parks and Recreation’s Washington Park Arboretum has opened applications for training to become a volunteer tour guide. Tour guides will give free guided tours to garden visitors and must learn the techniques of effective guides, elements of the Japanese Garden, Japanese history and culture, and the history

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Celebrate Tanabata with the Seattle Japanese Garden and The Wing

On Saturday, July 7, 2012 celebrate Tanabata, an annual Japanese festival, at The Wing and the Seattle Japanese Garden. A free shuttle will transport you between the celebration locations on the half hour from 1-5:30 p.m. Throughout the day, The Wing and the Seattle Japanese Garden will offer reciprocal admission to visitors.

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Japanese Garden to Celebrate Children’s Day

Seattle Parks and Recreation’s Japanese Garden will celebrate the healthy growth and happiness of children during our Children’s Day celebration on Monday, May 30, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Entertainment will include Mimibunko performing a Japanese language puppet show and Fujima Dance Ensemble performing a selection of traditional Japanese dances. Hands-on

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