Update: Photos of the event below

Saturday, July 16, 2022 starting at 10:00 a.m. at Bear Creek Park, Medford.

Summer has arrived in Southern Oregon. SOJA is hosting a picnic for all members, their families, and friends.  Please join us and enjoy celebrating the Japanese tradition of Tanabata! See you soon!

Date: July 16, 2022 (Saturday)

Place: Bear Creek Park, 1520 Siskiyou Blvd, Medford, OR 97504 (playground entrance) 

Parking: parking lot, street parking (avoid yellow curb-no parking zone).

Arrive: 10:00am-12:00pm 

Cost: FREE

Himawari club will share the story about TANABATA and we will decorate bamboo with origami ornaments after we fold them. 🎋

Time is 10am to 12pm with lunch afterwards. So bring your own lunch. If you want to bring extra food for others, please bring extra paper plates / utensils etc….

If you haven’t marked it on the calendar yet, please do it tonight.

We are looking forward to seeing you all.

In Japan, a lot of people wear YUKATA at TANABATA fair so if you have one please dress up.

The TANABATA committee members


日程: 7月16日 土曜日

場所:Bear Creek Park, 1520 Siskiyou Blvd, Medford, OR 97504 (プレイグランドの入り口) 

駐車場: 公園の駐車場、または路上駐車







For questions about this event, please contact sojangoinfo@gmail.com

Photo 1: medfordoregon.gov/Bear-Creek-Park