Education

Education

The Morikami Museum offers a variety of educational programs for all ages, providing informative and unique experiences in learning Japanese culture through classes, workshops, lectures, family programs, cultural demonstrations, and educational outreach. In addition, gallery talks, discussions, videos and film showings are held in conjunction with the lecture series and exhibits, enhancing and adding a new dimension to the educational programming. For a complete listing of programs, please click here for our calendar of events.
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CLASSES   WORKSHOPS   SPEAKER SERIES
       
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 FAMILY PROGRAMS   EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH   CULTURAL DEMONSTRATIONS
         
         
EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

Create something fun with the family! Join us for Family Fun Workshop: Origami on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Turn flat pieces of paper into three dimensional art! Two workshops available for Beginners, ages 7 and up at 11:00am and an Intermediate Workshop at 12:30pm. Click here for more information.

Do you like tea? How about green tea? Come and learn about the Japanese Tea Ceremony, Sado,  in our monthly Tea Ceremony Demonstrations. Our next tea ceremony is on June 21, 2014.

Make a wish at the Morikami! Join us for our Family Fun Program, Tanabata, July 1-8, 2014. Visitors to the museum can write their special wishes for the future and place them on the Tanabata  bamboo in the museum lobby. Free with paid admission.

Do you like to dance? Learn about traditional Bon dance, Bon Odori. This is a dance performed during Obon, a period in the summer that commemorates the spirits of one's ancestors. Sign up for our July 26, 2014 workshop. Register here!