Upcoming Workshops & Classes

  • Aikido in the Garden
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Oct 02
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 02, 8:15 AM – 9:30 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Practice harmony with martial arts in the Garden!
  • Aikido in the Garden
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Oct 09
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 09, 8:15 AM – 9:30 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Practice harmony with martial arts in the Garden!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Oct 09
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 09, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Aikido in the Garden
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Oct 16
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 16, 8:15 AM – 9:30 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Practice harmony with martial arts in the Garden!
  • Pine Pruning
    Sat, Oct 16
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 16, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Learn Japanese Gardening Techniques!
  • Sound Journey Meditation
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Oct 17
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 17, 8:45 AM – 9:45 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join a Sound Journey with Emily Slonina in the Garden
  • Inspirational Ikebana
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Oct 24
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 24, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Learn Ikebana, traditional Japanese flower art with Ping Wei Sensei!
  • Aikido in the Garden
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Oct 30
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 30, 8:15 AM – 9:30 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Practice harmony with martial arts in the Garden!
  • Fresh Matcha Grinding with Master Saida
    Sat, Oct 30
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Oct 30, 9:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Famous fifth generation stone carver and artist, Takaaki Saida, is joining us all the way from Kyoto, Japan for this exclusive workshop about all forms of Japanese stone craftsmanship and fresh matcha milling!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Nov 13
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Nov 13, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Sound Journey Meditation
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Nov 14
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Nov 14, 8:45 AM – 9:45 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join a Sound Journey with Emily Slonina in the Garden
  • Inspirational Ikebana
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Nov 28
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Nov 28, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Learn Ikebana, traditional Japanese flower art with Ping Wei Sensei!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Dec 11
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Dec 11, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Jan 08
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Jan 08, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Feb 12
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Feb 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Mar 12
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Mar 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Apr 09
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    Apr 09, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!
  • Cool Nihongo - Learn Culture Through Language
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, May 14
    Japanese Friendship Garden
    May 14, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Japanese Friendship Garden, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA
    Join us at the Japanese Friendship Garden to learn culture through Japanese language!

Cancellation Policies

All classes that do not meet minimum enrollment one week prior to the start date may be canceled at Japanese Friendship Garden's discretion. Japanese Friendship Garden will contact students in affected class and offer refunds or placement in an alternate class.

 

Refunds

Clients who register for a class or program that is canceled for any reason by Japanese Friendship Garden will receive a full refund.

Clients who withdraw from a class/program at least 10 business days prior the scheduled class/program start date may receive a full refund on their registration. (A “business day” is defined as M-F.)

 

Refunds will not be given to any student who withdraws from a class after the first class has been held.

 

Missed Classes

There are no discounts or refunds for missed classes.

COVID19 Guidelines for attending Workshops and Classes

● Stay home if you are sick or running fever

● Protect yourself while visiting the garden.  

● Stay at least 6 feet away from others in the class

● Do not touch your eyes, nose, or mouth 

● Wash your hands with soap and water or use alcohol-based sanitizer after using the restrooms.  

● Facial cover required by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control in the public setting.

● Attendance at and use of the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix and its facilities is at the sole risk of the attendee/participant and the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix shall not be responsible for any injury, sickness or harm experienced by an attendee/participant from or related to such use, and by its use, the attendee/participant assumes such risk.