Sogetsu San Joe-South Bay Branch

In 1990, Sogetsu San Jose-South Bay Branch was founded under the guidance of Mrs. Shoka Narimatsu. We celebrated our 30th anniversary in 2020. The branch has over 100 members and is active in Bay Area and beyond. We hold annual flower shows every fall and have many classes, workshops, exhibits and support communities.

Our Nikkei Matsuri Connection
Nikkei Matsuri has always done a fantastic job connecting Japanese Americans business and the community. Kika Shibata Sensei and her mother always appreciate what Nikkei Matsuri has done for the community, and they enjoy to be part of it. They also love to promote Japanese culture and connecting people with Sogetsu Ikebana and exhibiting the Ikebana arrangements at the event.