Spring Open House at Japan House
Saturday, April 12, 2008
10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
2000 South Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61802
Japan House is delighted to announce a very special presentation on KODO, the art of traditional Japanese incense by our distinguished visitors, Mr. Gyosetsu Maruyama and Ms. Nobue Irako from Nippon Kodo, Inc. of Tokyo.
Breathing in and appreciating the different varieties of incense is called “listening to the koh.” Join us in listening to the koh in the serenity of Japan House. Presentations at 11:00 and 2:00.
Tour the gardens with James Bier, Designer and Builder of the Japan House gardens, at 1:00 and 3:00.
Tea ceremonies will be performed throughout the day by the Urbana-Champaign Association of Chado Urasenke Tankokai. Ikebana by Art 108 students will be on display.
Free admission, all are welcome!