Family Night: Celebrate Children’s Day!

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Family Night: Celebrate Children’s Day!

May 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Watercolor Fish

Today is Children’s Day in Japan, a national holiday to respect children’s personalities and to celebrate their happiness. On this day, families raise the carp-shaped koinobori flags with one carp for the father, one for the mother, and one carp for each child. The whole family in invited to learn a bit about the holiday, create a watercolor Koinobori flag, and make a snack–hand rolls with rice and veggies, also called temaki sushi!


This event is open to the public.


Iowa City Public Library
123 South Linn Street
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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