|Cherry Blossom Events at the Library of Congress
|March 23, 2013, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Learning Japanese Culture. Children and adults are introduced to Japanese culture through origami, theater presentations, a kimono demonstration and more. Location: Young Readers Center, Ground floor, Thomas Jefferson Building.
Contact: (202) 707-9203
March 28, 2013, Noon - 1 p.m. 1912 Cherry Blossom Tree Gift - United States Ambassador to Malaysia John Malott lectures on the history of the from the city of Tokyo to Washington, D.C.
Location: Asian Reading Room, First floor, Thomas Jefferson Building Contact: (202) 707-2990
CHERRY BLOSSOMS IN WASHINGTON DC
Cherry Blossoms, from the National Park Service;
includes a history of the cherry trees in Washington, D.C. http://www.nps.gov/cherry
Official Website of the National Cherry Blossom Festival - This year marks the 100-Year Anniversary of the gift of trees from Japan.
Potomac Blossoms, American Memory, Library of Congress