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    Poster :: 2008 Cherry Blossom Festival
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    Poster :: 2008 Cherry Blossom Festival

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Please consider supporting the Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival by sending a tax deductible donation to:
Fort Wayne Sister Cities International, Inc.
1021 S. Calhoun Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802

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    Graphic :: 2007 Cherry Blossom Festival

Past Festival Posters/Graphics

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Festival Goals

2008

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To celebrate the relationship between Fort Wayne and its sister city,
Takaoka, Japan

To encourage better understanding of Japanese culture by celebrating the blooming of the
Cherry Blossoms as it is celebrated in Japan

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Attractions

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Various Traditional Japanese
Musical Performances

A TASTE OF JAPAN
Yokohama; Oriental Grocery & Mart

Haiku & Anime Competition

Kamishibai Storytelling

Kimono Show

Tea Ceremony

Martial Arts

Taiko Drum

Minyo Dancers

Bonsai Exhibit

Allen Say Art Exhibit

Games, Haiku, & Craft Making

Sayaka Ganz Sculpture Exhibit

Chikuen Kato Calligraphy Exhibit

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Attractions

Various Traditional Japanese
Musical Performances

"Can You Haiku?" Contest

Art Displays of Takaoka & FAME

A TASTE OF JAPAN
Yokohama; Oriental Grocery & Mart

Tea Ceremony

Taiko Drum

Minyo Dancers

"Bonsai Bob" Demonstration

Fort Wayne Bonsai Club Display

Japanese Games & Craft Making

Sayaka Ganz Sculpture Exhibit

Symbolic Planting of a Cherry Tree

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Appreciated Donors

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2009

To be held: Sunday, May 31, 2009 from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Venue: Allen County Public Library in Downtown Fort Wayne