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Did you know the largest collection of cherry blossom trees in the country is found in Newark’s own Branch Brook Park? Join us for a virtual celebration to explore the wonders of cherry blossoms and enjoy a wide variety of other activities related to spring and Japanese culture.
In partnership with Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.
Schedule: · 10am - Video Drop - A Celebration of Spring with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra · 11am - Books and Bloom · Noon - Video Drop - Cherry Blossoms: 10 Fun Facts · 1pm - Sugar Showdown: A Dessert Decorating Challenge · 2:30pm - From Paper to Petal · 4pm - The Art of Japanese Tea