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Japanese New Year Celebration

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Scottish Rite Center
1512 SW Morrison

January 27, 2013, 11-4


The mission of Mochitsuki is to celebrate, share, and educate the broader community about the dynamic Nikkei New Years traditions while strengthening bonds between Japanese-American groups. Come enjoy Japanese dance, cooking demonstrations, Ikeban arrangements, mochi pounding and many other activities. Mochitsuki will also feature Portland Taiko and Calligrapher Daigo Sensei, who have been profiled on Oregon Art Beat.

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