Japanese Garden Regional Workshop

February 17th-19th, 2022
at the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix

Friday, February 17th, 2023 (Day 1 at JFGPHX)

8:00 AM- 8:15 AM: Welcome

8:15 AM- 8:45 AM: Presentation on JFGPHX History/Garden Design 

9:00 AM- 9:45 AM: Garden Walk

10:00 AM- 10:15 AM: Q & A about Garden with JFGPHX Team Members

10:15- 10:30 AM: Introduction of Garden Workshops (Overview of Workshop Activities)

10:30 AM- 12:00 PM Garden Workshop 

10:30 AM- 12:00 PM: Ikebana (Group A)

10:30 AM- 12:00 PM: Calligraphy (Group C)

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM: Bento Lunch in the Garden

1:00 PM- 4:00 PM: Garden Workshop

1:00 PM- 2:30 PM: Ikebana (Group B)

1:00 PM- 2:30 PM: Calligraphy (Group A)

3:00 PM- 4:30 PM: Ikebana (Group C) 

3:00 PM- 4:30 PM: Calligraphy (Group B) 

4:00 PM- 4:30 PM: Garden Clean-Up

Saturday, February 18th, 2023 (Day 2 at JFGPHX)

8:00 AM- 12:00 PM: Garden Workshop

9:30 AM- 10:30 AM: Tea Ceremony (Group A)

10:45 AM- 11:45 AM: Tea Ceremony (Group B)

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM: Bento Lunch in the Garden

1:00 PM- 3:30 PM: Garden Workshop- 

1:00 PM- 2:00 PM: Tea Ceremony (Group C)

2:15 PM- 3:15 PM: Tea Ceremony (Group D) 

3:30 PM- 4:00PM: Garden Clean- Up

5:00 PM- 7:00 PM: Reception (Please note: Tickets for Reception will be available separately in December).

Sunday, February 19th, 2023 (Phoenix Area Tour)

Locations TBD- but will likely include the Desert Botanical Garden and Taliesin West. 

(*Tickets will be available separately for Tour Day in December)