BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6143@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20200123T000000Z DTEND:20200123T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<a href="https://www.japansociety.org/event/get-to-know-kanagaw a-hot-springs-zen-the-great-wave">https://www.japansociety.org/event/get-t o-know-kanagawa-hot-springs-zen-the-great-wave</a>\n<span style="font-size : 0.83em\;">TALK &amp\; TASTING\n\n<strong>Thursday\, January 23\, 6:30 PM </strong>\n\nEnriched in history\, festivals and breathtaking sights\, Kan agawa is an ideal destination for any traveler. With so much to see and do \, Kanagawa is not just a side trip from Tokyo\, but a unique region waiti ng to be explored. Home to history-rich Kamakura\, which once served as th e political center of medieval Japan\, Kanagawa features the stunning&nbsp \;<em>Daibutsu</em>\, or Great Buddha\, a towering bronzed icon that has s tood since the 13th century. Travelers looking to de-stress can visit the resort town of Hakone\, prized for its many hot springs and natural views. For this program\, we are joined by Kanagawa experts&nbsp\;<strong>Hitosh i Suzuki</strong>\, Director\, JETRO NY\, Kanagawa Division\,&nbsp\;<stron g>Nanako Sadasue</strong>\, Director\, Maker's Shirt Kamakura Co.\, Ltd. a nd&nbsp\;<strong>Kenichi Noda</strong>\, Odakyu Electric Railway Co.\, Ltd . Moderated by&nbsp\;<strong>Susan Miyagi McCormac</strong>\, founder\, Ja panCulture&middot\;NYC.\n\nFollowed by a tasting reception featuring&nbsp\ ;<em>maguro donburi&nbsp\;</em>from Misaki port&nbsp\;and sake from Kanaga wa.\n\nAll guests will receive a Bokksu set\, an assortments of snacks fro m Kanagawa called "New Year in Kanagawa" and a&nbsp\;<em>sensu</em>&nbsp\; (folding fan) from Kamakura Shirts.\n\n<strong>Tickets:</strong>&nbsp\;$21 /$17 members\, seniors &amp\; students\n\nBuy a ticket to&nbsp\;<em>Get to Know Kanagawa: Hot Springs\, Zen\, and the Great Wave</em>&nbsp\;or&nbsp\ ;<em>Kamakura Zen: A Samurai Legacy</em>&nbsp\;and&nbsp\;<strong>get $5 of f</strong>&nbsp\;<em>Japanese Self-Care: Me-byo</em>!\n SUMMARY:Get to Know Kanagawa: Hot Springs\, Zen &amp\; the Great Wave URL:/en/events/2020/01/23/get-to-know-kanagawa-hot-springs-zen-the-great/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR