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Hanami Cherry Blossom Festival

Date: Time: 10:00 am
Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: Kawasaki Reading Room, 3rd Floor
1505 S Street
Lincoln NE 68588-0450
Additional Info: GAUN
Contact: Kawasaki Reading Room, (402) 472-9427, kawasakireadingroom@gmail.com
Hanami means to “gaze at the cherry blossom” and is a major event in Japan that signifies the arrival of spring. Join us as KRR hosts a variety of activities to commemorate this celebration. Guest artist Margaret Berry will exhibit her encaustic art, as well as lead a class to create a spring themed piece of your own. Then, put together your own bento box to go and sit under the cherry blossoms with live entertainment. Participation is limited so be sure to reserve your spot today!

Art Exhibit: 10 AM-5 PM
Workshop: 2 PM-3 PM
Bento Box Making & Entertainment: 5 PM-7 PM

Margaret Berry is a studio artist and workshop leader in Lincoln, Nebraska. A lifelong Nebraskan, she grew up on a farm in Wahoo. Early on she developed a love of art inspired by the endless skies and changing seasons of country life. She earned her undergraduate degree from Creighton University in Omaha and a graduate degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She previously served as the executive director of the Lincoln Arts Council.

RSVP required for this event at goo.gl/KGS9gQ

Open to all UNL Student & Staff - Sit under the cherry blossoms with us at this multi-part cultural event!

Additional Public Info:
Art Exhibit: 10 AM-5 PM
Workshop: 2 PM-3 PM
Bento Box Making & Entertainment: 5 PM-7 PM
RSVP required for workshop and Bento Box Making at goo.gl/KGS9gQ

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