Temple KUKURI NEW YEAR CELEBRATION
Mochi Pounding and Tea Ceremony
Celebrating 2019 with DrumCircle, sake, mochi, Japanese New Year calligraphy, games and tea ceremony.
Saturday, February 2nd
12pm to 5pm
Admission: Free for Associate members*, $5 -$10 suggested donation for non-members
Tea Ceremony: $10 - $20 suggested donation (RSVP)
11:30am: Doors open
12pm - 1:30pm: Opening with complementary Sake, Mochi Pounding, DrumCircle (outside)
1pm - 4pm: Japanese Calligraphy* and Games (Sanctuary)
3pm - 5pm: Tea Ceremony** (Reservation highly recommended)
**Calligraphy: We will teach you how to write your New Year's resolution in Kanji, Chinese character.
***Japanese Tea Ceremonies: 3pm and 4pm Fee: $10-$20 suggested donation. Reservation highly recommended. Organic Matcha green tea (or non-caffeine mulberry tea) and traditional Japanese confections will be served in our peaceful tea room.
Volunteers wanted: 10:30am -1:30pm or 3pm- 6pm work shift. Free admission and lunch for volunteers. Please contact us if interested.
*Read more about our Associate Membership.