Join OSC Iwakuni for an unforgettable cultural experience! We’re heading to Miyajima to participate in a traditional tea ceremony, calligraphy lesson, and wear a Kimono. The cost is $100 and includes round trip transportation. This event is limited to 40 members and the deadline to RSVP is Oct. 23, sign up now!
The day will include three main features:
Kimono wearing - Everyone will be dressed in a traditional Kimono, complete with a lesson on it’s history and how to wear it.
Sadou (Tea ceremony) is the way to show hospitality to guests. We will first see a tea ceremony performed, including making and serving the tea, before doing it ourselves.
Syodou (Japanese calligraphy) is the art of writing with a bamboo brush and Sumi ink. We will choose both a Kanji (Chinese character) and Katakana (Japanese alphabet) to create and take home.
Please plan to bring cash for lunch and souvenirs.
Please complete and submit this form to RSVP then proceed to payment options. If you’d like to pay with cash or check, please email OSCIwakuniSocial@gmail.com.