Japan Center Malls Events

Origami Palooza 2017

August 27, 2017

Learn from origami experts to create amazing things with paper. More than a dozen teachers and activities for folders of all levels. Register HERE!

MAKE A WISH, FOLD A CRANE. Join members of Rainbow World Fund as they gather wishes and cranes for the World Tree of Hope. Named one of the most ‘Beautiful Trees in the World’ by American Express Travel, this famous tree appears during the holidays in San Francisco’s City Hall.

ORIGAMI IN COMMERCIALS. Origami pro Linda Mihara takes you behind the scenes of some amazing commercials featuring Origami.

Origami Challenge @ 4:00 PM

  • Bring your best work and enter our Origami Challenge. All ages welcome.
  • Special Masters Division for High Complex Entries. Over $1,000 in ribbons and prizes! Register your model by 3:30.

Fold with a Master @ 1:00 & 2:00 PM

Join JEREMY SHAFER, origami extraordinaire and author of ‘Origami To Astonish and Amuse’ and ‘Origami Ooh La La’. Jeremy will perform and teach some of his most famous folds. Register early!

Paper Airplane Challenge @ 3:00 PM

Fold an awesome paper airplane with The Paper Airplane Guy John Collins- the world record holder for paper airplane distance! Fine tune your airplane as he shares his secrets for amazing airplanes. Then get ready for the Paper Airplane contest!

Register HERE!

When: 12:00 - 5:00 PM
Where: East Japan Center Malls
Cost: Free