Upcoming Events

All events posted by Editor Carolyn Sugiyama Classen

Only flyers/photos posted here, for further info on events go to our SAJCC website Calendar:

For Upcoming Movies, go to separate link: http://www.southernazjapan.org/upcoming-movies/


Kimono Monogatari – “Kimono Tales” exhibit at Yume Japanese Gardens from Oct. 15, 2021 extended to January 23, 2022


Kate Breakey photogram exhibit at Yume Japanese Gardens from January 27 to March 30


Two tea Ceremonies at Yume Japanese Gardens on February 5


Evenings at Yume Japanese Gardens on Feb. 17 to 19


Spring Ikebana Festival at Yume Japanese Gardens from Feb. 24 to March 6, 2022


AZ Matsuri festival on Feb. 26 & 27 in Phoenix (virtual)

Theme is kintsuji, the art of repair.


Issun Boshi, “Little One Inch” puppet show at Yume Japanese Gardens on March 5


Five Japanese Americans authors coming to Tucson Festival of Books on March 12 and 13 at University of Arizona Mall

From Tucson Festival of Books website, www.tucsonfestivalofbooks.org:

Naomi Hirahara (mystery). Naomi has been here in previous years and I’ve personally met her at a past festival. Her photo below.

Amy Kibuishi (young adult)

Sequoia Nagamatsu (sci fi)

Mariko Tamaki (young adult)

Sophia Terazawa (poetry)

Go to this page for full schedule, by clicking on each author’s name: