Community Information Database


Kokoro no Gakko

Add to Personal List || Email Record || Printer Friendly

General Agency Information
Name:Kokoro no Gakko
Alternate Name(s):Japanese American Cultural Education Program Summer School
Address:P.O. Box 1415
Freedom, CA  95019
Primary Phone:831-726-6422
Email Address:info@kokoronogakko.org
Website:www.kokoronogakko.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Description:Kokoro no Gakko, School with a Heart, is a Watsonville, CA based nonprofit program. The program was founded in 1989 by Gerald Kondo and Mark Takeuchi. The school seeks to keep alive Japanese cultural traditions such as language, calligraphy, history, customs, festivals, Ikebana flower arranging, tea ceremony, bonsai, haiku, visual & performing arts, storytelling, music, taiko drumming, mochi pounding, sushi, ceramics, cooking, woodworking, paper making, origami, games, arts & crafts, and more!

ELIGIBILITY: Children who have completed kindergarten through 6th grade.

FEES: Registration fee is $175.00 per student
Mission:To keep traditional Japanese cultural traditions alive by educating our local youth
Programs:Japanese language, calligraphy, history, customs, festivals, Ikebana flower arranging, tea ceremony, bonsai, haiku, visual & performing arts, storytelling, music, taiko drumming, ceramics, cooking, mochi pounding, sushi, woodworking, paper making, origami, games, arts & crafts.

Register through our website or contact Lynsey Niizawa at lynseysn@gmail.com

Facilities:Summer school session will be held June 23, 2014 - July 3, 2014 from 9am-12noon at the Watsonville Buddhist Temple, 423 Bridge St. in Watsonville.

Volunteer Info:Please contact Lynsey Niizawa at lynseysn@gmail.com
Languages other than English:Japanese
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:See Description Notes
Areas Served:California
Santa Cruz County
Watsonville
Funding Source:Fundraising
Tuition
 
Contact Persons
 

Lynsey  Niizawa
lynseysn@gmail.com

Subject Headings
 Camps
Cultural Heritage Programs
Day Camps
Private Nonprofits
Summer School Programs
This record last modified July 17, 2013

<< Back