Learn art of Japanese flower arranging

The very precise and beautiful art of Japanese flower arranging has been passed down for centuries.

The Mill Creek Ikenobo Group, along with Mill Creek Parks and Recreation, is offering a chance to see arrangements created by local masters and advanced students, watch demonstrations and even take a lesson.

The free exhibition takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. June 1 at Mill Creek Annex Building 15720 Main St.

More than 30 fresh flower arrangements will be on display. The free hourlong lesson begins at 2 p.m.

For more information call Mary Love at 425-337-4767 or Yoshi at 425-337-3353.

For more events check online. www.cityofmillcreek.com.

Herald staff

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