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Asaka City Library Festival
June 29, 2019 @ 10:00 - June 30, 2019 @ 17:00Free
Every year the Asaka City Library have a two day library festival. This year, 2019, the dates are Saturday June 29th and Sunday June 30th. And with a rainy weekend ahead, it is a great free location to escape the rain.
The library festival is on from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and until 5.35 pm on Sunday. Each day they have several events on. During the two days there is a little shop too, run by volunteers.
Events include story time and puppet shows for kids. Several stories will be read aloud including some foreign language books on Saturday morning from 10.30 am.
You can see the full line up (Japanese language only) here (click).
Asaka library is an old building in an old part of town, but they have a really decent selection of English books for kids and English books and magazines for adults. You can read more about the library on this blog:
There is a small park beside the library which has a playground.
Find even more events on in Saitama this weekend on the main event pages.
Places of interest in Asaka:
Rikkun Land, the JGSDF museum (external site, Go-Tokyo)
Aobadai Park (external site, tripadvisor)
Other events in Asaka:
Events by their very nature are tentative. Please do check with the official sources for any last minute changes due to weather or other mitigating factors.