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Yume Japanese Garden--Tucson

  • 01/26/2018
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • GVR Camera Club, Santa Rita Springs Social Center
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  • You must be a Member to attend this event.

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Yume Japanese Garden--Tucson

Trip Cost $11 - Last Day to Register is 1/12/18

There are 5 gardens to stroll through and photograph. The Courtyard Garden contains clay-wall and shingle-roof shelters called machiai. Dry River Garden is one of Japan's most celebrated gardening styles. The Stone and Gravel Garden is sculptured simplicity and often abstract based in Zen Buddhism. There is a Zen Contemplation Garden which is representative of Zen gardens with the focus on meditation. Water is essential in Japanese Gardens. The Strolling Pond Garden reflects this element. The fifth is the Modern and Sculpture Garden. This combines traditional principles with a distinctive contemporary approach. This is a self-directed tour. The gardens represent backyard gardens people would have had several centuries ago in Kyoto. In addition to the gardens, a museum and an art gallery is included with the admission price.

Photos may be taken for personal use only.

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Meet at the Camera Club at 8:45 PM for carpooling, departure at 9:00 AM. Carol Gautsch will be our leader.  For questions contact Carol at Home 520-347-4917; Cell 406-850-2742; email bratcato8@gmail.com

To cancel your registration contact cameraclubgreenvalley@gmail.com

Registration closes on 1/12/18. No refunds after 1/12/18.

In order to participate in this event, you must be a member of the GVR Camera Club and GVR.

The GVR Camera Club is located in the Recreation Village of Santa Rita Springs.
921 West Via Rio Fuerte, Green Valley, AZ 85622 
Phone 520-648-1315

If you have any questions or concerns please call 520-428-0524 to speak to a Membership Committee member 
or email the committee at  

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