Hina Matsuri Doll Festival at the Library

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March 7th, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Cost: Free

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The Japan Foundation Toronto Library

Let’s celebrate Hina Matsuri – Girls’ Day and the Doll Festival – together in the Japan Foundation Toronto Library!

  • Refreshments – Japanese tea, rice crackers and hina arare snacks from 1:00 pm onwards
  • Kimono demonstration – Dressing by the Toronto Kimono Club at 2:00 pm
  • Kamishibai – Japanese tales narrated with illustration, in English and Japanese, 3:00 & 3:15 pm
  • Meet Paro – a high-tech Japanese baby seal robot, 3:30-5:00 pm
  • Play with traditional Japanese toys like kendama, otedama, daruma otoshi, mangekyou and biidama, all day

Plus Ohinasama and Tsurushibina – traditional Japanese dolls in beautiful costumes and hanging hina ornaments – on display in the library from February 26 through March 26!


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Starts:
March 7th, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
Ends:
March 7th, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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The Japan Foundation, Toronto (prior location)
131 Bloor St. West, Suite 213
Toronto, ON M5S 1R1 Canada
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