“The Art Of The Japanese Garden” At Sierra Madre School

Eighty Years of Goodwill: 1931-2011

Students pose in the Japanese Goodwill Garden, c. 1931.

The Japanese Garden at Sierra Madre School is a great source of pride for the students, staff, parents and community.  Please join us for a program that will explore the creation, restoration and expansion of the garden, as well as current plans for maintaining this 80 year-old treasure of Sierra Madre.  Acclaimed landscape artist Lew Watanabe, teacher Helen Pontarelli, parents and students will share their experiences in restoring and tending the garden.

The program will take place on Saturday, March 19, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Arts Discovery Room at Sierra Madre School, 141 W. Highland Avenue, in Sierra Madre.  Free and open to the public.  For more information, please contact Debbie Henderson at (626) 355-7186 or by email at dhenderson@cityofsierramadre.com.