Family Day: Japan

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Join us for Asia Society Texas Center’s first Family Day in its new home. Adults and children of all ages can learn about Japanese culture through a range of activities. These include art gallery tours, calligraphy and origami classes, storytelling, fan-painting, and more.

Schedule

Family Art Hunt
1 – 4 pm
Fayez Sarofim Grand Hall and Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery
(Information available at Information and Visitors Services Desk)

Japanese-Themed Art Tour
1:30 pm and 2:30 pm
Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery

Hiragana Calligraphy
1 – 4 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Origami and Kirigami
1 – 4 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Paint Your Own Fan
1 – 4 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Setsubun Masks
1 – 4 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Tanabata Streamers
1 – 4 pm
Main Entrance

Kamishibai Storytelling
1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:15 pm
Chao Foundation Green Garden

 

 

Event Details

Sun 20 May 2012
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
1370 Southmore Blvd. Houston, TX 77004 713.496.9901
Free for Asia Society Family Members, members of Asia Society's special member groups (Patrons, Grand Patrons, President's Circle and Chairman's Circle), and children ages 5 and under; others $5 per person. Tickets available at the door.
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