Sunday, April 10, 2016 - Lighting of the Traditional Japanese Stone Lantern at the Tidal Basin and the first public appearance of the NCSS U.S. 2016 Cherry Blossom Princesses. 2pm. Free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by NCSS and the National Park Service.
Monday night, April 11, 2016 - Celebration of the States & Territories: at The Army and Navy Club at Farragut Square. 6-8pm. Join NCSS, our State & US Territories and our International Partners for an evening featuring food and drink from around the country. Pre-registration required. $40 per person.
Wednesday night April 13, 2016 - NCSS U.S. Cherry Blossom Congressional Reception. Capital Hill, Washington DC. NCSS and member of the US Congress introduce the 2016 NCSS and International Cherry Blossom Princesses to Members of Congress and the public. Pre-registration required. Free.
Friday night April 15, 2016: NCSS Cherry Blossom Grand Ball & Coronation of the 2016 U.S. Cherry Blossom Queen. Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA. Enjoy a lovely cocktail & sushi reception prior to the doors of the Grand Ball opening, a duet plate dinner, a program that includes special guests and Grand introduction of the 2016 Class of the U.S. Cherry Blossom Princess... and the Crowing of the 2016 U.S. Cherry Blossom Queen, followed by dancing until midnight. Pre-registration required. $150 per person.
Florida State Society
Volunteering by packing supplies for the USO. Apply today to be a part of this women's leadership program!
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CHERRY BLOSSOM SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, April 10 - Saturday, April 16, 2016
Featured in the photo: Rainey Sewell (US Cherry Blossom Queen 2014) and Ambassador of Japan to the US - Kenichiro Sasae
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