Latest Update on Class Schedules 

As last updated in September the schedule of all of the cultural classes offered by BDK America extends the end of the year. In brief, Monthly Ikebana classes will continue. Tea and Yoga classes are on hiatus through 2019; details follow

Ikebana

Class Schedule through 2019

Before you show up for a class, please first contact the instructor, as space is limited. 

Date Location Time Contents
9/26/19 (Th) Moraga 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Ikebana Beginner Level
10/24/19 (Th) Moraga 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Ikebana Beginner Level
11/21/19 (Th)* Moraga 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Ikebana Beginner Level
12/19/19 (Th)* Moraga 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Ikebana Beginner Level

*

Note: Most sessions are on the fourth Thursday of the month; an asterisk indicates that the class meets on the third Thursday instead.

Classes at Other Locations

Suiei Sensei offers other Ikebana Now classes throughout the Bay Area (not sponsored by BDK America). For information, see the schedule here.

Tea and Yoga

Hiatus through December 2019; Tentative Dates in 2020

Classes are on hold through the end of the year. To pursue an important project, Yufuko Kurioka Galbraith Sensei is now working overseas in Japan. She thanks her students for their patience and support.

More information about the 2020 classes will be forthcoming later this year. 

  • For Tea and Yoga classes, please wait until December to reach out to Yufuko Kurioka Galbraith Sensei as she will be working overseas. At that time you can use the email address of nogatetea@gmail.com. See also the website at  www.nogatetea.com and Facebook page. Kurioka Sensei can discuss your level and suggest appropriate classes.

Classes are scheduled to resume early next year. Sensei has supplied a tentative schedule below a shown.

TEA & KIMONO: TENTATIVE for January and February 2020

Date Time Location Contents
1/18/20 3:00 - 4:30p.m. Moraga Putting Kimono on workshop
1/22/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Putting Kimono on workshop
1/25/20 3:00 - 4:30p.m. Moraga Discovering the Japanese Way of Tea 1/4
2/1/20 3:00 - 4:30p.m. Moraga Discovering the Japanese Way of Tea 2/4
2/12/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Putting Kimono on workshop
2/15/20 3:00 - 4:30p.m. Moraga Discovering the Japanese Way of tea 3/4
2/22/20 3:00 - 4:30p.m. Moraga Discovering the Japanese Way of Tea 4/4
2/1/29 3:00 - 4:30p.m. Moraga Putting kimono on workshop

 

YOGA & MEDITATION TENTATIVE for January and February 2020

Date Time Location Contents
1/21/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Yoga and meditation
1/28/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Yoga and meditation
2/4/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Yoga and meditation
2/11/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Yoga and meditation
2/18/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Yoga and meditation
2/25/20 1:30 - 3:00p.m. Berkeley Yoga and meditation