Japanese American Community Events

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SF: Workshop on preserving SF J-Town’s cultural assets

Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California 1840 Sutter St., San Francisco, CA, United States

A workshop will be held Tuesday, Feb. 22 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California, located at 1840 Sutter St. in San Francisco’s Japantown, to discuss the significance of declaring the Peace Pagoda and Buchanan Mall in San Francisco’s Japantown as landmarks. Topics that will be covered […]

So Cal: Itajime shibori tie-dyeing at Gardena

JCI Nisei Veterans Hall 1964 West 162nd St., Gardena, CA, United States

GARDENA — The Bridge: JCI Heritage Center at the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI) will hold an itajime shibori workshop led by textile artist, Setsuko Hayashi, Sunday, Feb. 27, from 1 to 3 p.m. Itajime shibori is a traditional technique for tie-dyeing fabric by bundling the fabric with pieces of wood and string and […]