At the 2019 Origami-Palooza & The Great Paper Airplane Contest, learn the art of origami, enter origami contests and participate in a paper airplane contest.Here is what we have in store for 2019:
LEARN - For example, learn the art of origami from experts to create amazing things with paper. For instance, we have more than a dozen origami teachers and activities for folders of all levels.
MAKE A WISH, FOLD A CRANE - Additionally, join members of Rainbow World Fund as they gather wishes and cranes for the World Tree of Hope. Additionally, make a wish for peace.
FOLD WITH A MASTER - After wishing for world peace, Join Jeremy Shafer, entertainer and author of "Origami to Astonish and Amuse." In a fun, classroom style, learn some new origami skills.
PAPER AIRPLANE CHALLENGE on the Japantown Peace Plaza - In addition, have "The Paper Airplane Guy" and world record holder for paper airplane distance, John Collins, mentor you on how to make a "world-class" paper airplane.
ORIGAMI CHALLENGE - During the event, enter in one of two categories (1) SINGLE SHEET (folded from a single uncut sheet) or (2) MULTIPLE SHEETS (3-D, Modular or any multiple sheet origami).
All activities are free, open to all ages, and sponsored by the East and West Japan Center Malls.
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WHEN: August 25, 2019, 12PM-5PM
WHERE: East Japan Center Mall, 1737 Post St, San Francisco