BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4297@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20130810T000000Z DTEND:20130810T000000Z DESCRIPTION:&nbsp\;<strong>FREE ALL DAY!\n\n</strong>Celebrate the summer w ith our Natsumatsuri Family Festival. Our Natsumatsuri will have crafts\, cultural performances and activities\, and so much more!\n\n<strong>ALL DA Y ACTIVITIES:</strong>\n&bull\; Celebrate <em>Portraiture Now</em> with a self portrait.\n&bull\; Beat the heat by decorating and constructing a coo l fan.\n&bull\; It&rsquo\;s a JANM summer festival tradition! Make a wacky paper hat to show your style.\n&bull\; Ruthie&rsquo\;s Origami Corner: Fo ld a hopping frog!\n&bull\; Bounce around in our fun bounce house.\n&bull\ ; Toddler Room: A fun place for our youngest guests to hang out in.\n&bull \; Making wishes during the summer is a Japanese tradition. Make your own with our fun activity!\n\n<strong>SCHEDULE:</strong>\n<strong>11AM:</stron g> Doors open.\n\n<strong>11AM-3PM:</strong> Grow Your Own Media will scre en print a special JANM Natsumatsuri tote bag just for you! <em>For childr en only\, while supplies last.</em>\n<strong>11:30AM&amp\;12:30PM:</strong > Taiko is a Japanese American tradition! Learn how to play taiko drums wi th JANM docent Hal Keimi.\n\n<strong>12PM &amp\; 12:30PM &ndash\; 1PM &amp \; 1:30PM &ndash\; 2PM &amp\; 2:30PM:</strong> Take a family tour of our h istorical exhibition <em>Common Ground: The Heart of Community</em> with o ur experienced docents and learn how to fold a new origami shape!\n\n<stro ng>12PM-5PM:</strong> We&rsquo\;ve brought back the popular activity from the <em>kip fulbeck: part asian\, 100% hapa</em> exhibition. Take a pictur e and respond to the question &ldquo\;What Are You?&rdquo\;\n\n<strong>1PM :</strong> What is <em>Obon</em> all about? Rev. Bill Briones of Los Angel es Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple will discuss the history and traditions of <em>Obon</em> in Japan and the United States.\n\n<strong>1PM-5PM:</str ong> Let Party Faces give you a cool airbrush tattoo! <em>For children onl y\, line ends at 4:30PM.</em>\n<strong>2PM-5PM:</strong> Suehiro Kimono Ag ency will show you how to wear a <em>yukata</em>! <em>Yukata</em> are trad itional Japanese garments worn during the summer to keep cool.\n\n<strong> 2:30PM:</strong> Get ready to dance! Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple will show you how to dance traditional Japanese folk dances.\n\n<st rong>4PM:</strong> Rigo\, the Japanese Mariachi and Lupita will delight yo u with their bilingual mariachi performance!\n\n<strong>4:30PM:</strong> E njoy a fun taiko performance by L.A. Matsuri Taiko!\n\n<strong>5PM:</stron g> Doors close.\n\n<em>Generously sponsored by the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs and the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.</em> <!-- .description --> SUMMARY:Natsumatsuri Family Festival URL:/en/events/2013/08/10/natsumatsuri-family-festival/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR