EAST House presents
EASTFest 2009!: Celebrating the culinary influences of Asia Three weeks of rice, tea, and spice.

EASTFest is an annual festival hosted by EAST House aimed at celebrating Asian culture. This year's theme focuses on three main culinary influences of Asia on the world: rice, tea, and spice.

These events take place over three weeks starting Thursday, Oct. 29 at 7:00 p.m!Most events take place at EAST House (in West Campus!)

Visit and click the link at the bottom to sign up. Certain events such as the cooking demos, the tea ceremony, and all of the excursions are limited in enrollment; priority is given to EAST House residents, but EVERYONE is welcome to sign up. Excursions also require a $5 deposit; we just want to make sure you're coming! You will receive an email every week letting you know which events you managed to grab a spot in! Since there's limited enrollment, be sure to sign up early!

NOVEMBER 12, 7:00PM:Tea and Spirituality
Paul Festa
Cheena Murphy-Shigematsu

NOVEMBER 12, 8:00PM: Japanese Tea Ceremony

NOVEMBER 14: Japan Tea Garden Excursion (Saratoga)
Please sign up online

Thursday, November 12, 2009 | 7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
EAST House, 554 Governor's Avenue

Center for East Asian Studies