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Learn to Make Japanese Sweets – Hinamatsuri Suhama

March 3, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

$40 – $55

Create a Hina-ningyo (Emperor and Empress doll set) made of Suhama, a type of Wagashi (Japanese sweets)

Celebrate Hinamatsuri learning to make suhama (a type of Japanese sweet wagashi) with Wagashi Master, Toshiko Sugii Steffes at the JASC!

Hinamatsuri (Dolls Day) is March 3 and what better way to celebrate than learning to make a set of Hinanigyo (Emperor and Empress dolls) out of suhama for the holiday. Attendees will make the wagashi dolls as well Bonbori (Lantern shaped sweets) and Hishi-mochi (Diamond shaped cakes of three colors).

Attendees will be able to view an elaborate doll set display with eight tiers donated to the JASC by Jennifer Mari Goldberg.

All materials needed for the workshop are included in the fee.
Free parking in our lot to the north of our building.

Date: Friday, March 3, 2023
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Pre-event Tea Time from 5:30 pm with tea and light refreshments

Cost: $55 for JASC Members, $45 for Non-members
Bring a Friend Discount: $80 (JASC Members), $100 (Non-Members) when you register two people at the same time.


March 3, 2023
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
$40 – $55


Japanese American Service Committee
4427 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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