Dec
1
to Dec 3

Anime Winterland

Kinokuniya Plano Presents Anime Winterland! Come stroll down Artist Alley to see new products from local anime artists, meet some Voice Actors, and enter daily raffles for various types of prizes from December 1st to 3rd. And on December 2nd, there will be will be Q&A panels and Cosplay Contest!

View Event →
Nov
12
2:00 PM14:00

Benjamin Boas

Benjamin Boas is a martial arts master. Benjamin Boas is a Mah-Jong master. Benjamin Boas is a published author.  Benjamin Boas is as cross cultural ambassador between Japan and the United States and he has some great stories to tell. Meet Benjamin here on November 12th and he might even give you some tips on playing Mah Jong.  

View Event →
Japanese Folk Tales
Nov
12
2:00 PM14:00

Japanese Folk Tales

Join us for a live storytelling event performed by Lori Whaley! From The Mouse Bride to Maneki Neko, her repertoire includes many classic Japanese folktales for all ages to enjoy. Prepare to have lots of fun as Lori narrates and brings to life these charming and colorful tales!

View Event →
Nov
4
2:00 PM14:00

Benjamin Boas

Benjamin Boas is a martial arts master. Benjamin Boas is a Mah-Jong master. Benjamin Boas is a published author.  Benjamin Boas is as cross cultural ambassador between Japan and the United States and he has some great stories to tell. Meet Benjamin here on November 4th and he might even give you some tips on playing Mah Jong.  

View Event →
Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

Laura Izumikawa

From the viral Instagram sensation with over 500k followers, lifestyle photographer, and mommy blogger Laura Izumikawa (@LauraIz) comes NAPTIME WITH JOEY, A ridiculously delightful photo book of her now internet-famous daughter dressed up in various pop culture costumes.  She’ll be here to sign one for you!

View Event →
Tatsuya Miyanishi
Oct
26
4:00 PM16:00

Tatsuya Miyanishi

Tatsuya Miyanishi, acclaimed Japanese author and illustrator will visit the US for the first time in October. Miyanishi is an entertaining presenter who will draw, read from his books, and discuss his work. A book signing will follow each presentation.

View Event →
Tatsuya Miyanishi
Oct
21
2:00 PM14:00

Tatsuya Miyanishi

Tatsuya Miyanishi, acclaimed Japanese author and illustrator will visit the US for the first time in October. Miyanishi is an entertaining presenter who will draw, read from his books, and discuss his work. A book signing will follow each presentation.

View Event →
Tatsuya Miyanishi
Oct
21
to Oct 29

Tatsuya Miyanishi

Tatsuya Miyanishi visited our New York, New Jersey, Carrollton, Seattle, San Francisco, San Jose stores in October. This was his first visit to the US. In this event, Tatsuya Miyanishi shared his own story how he became a illustrator, read his books and autographed and drew dinosaurs in each customer's book. 

View Event →
Oct
7
2:00 PM14:00

The Hope of Another Spring

Join us for a special presentation by Barbara Johns, author of The Hope of Another Spring, a biography of Issei artist Takuichi Fujii from the University of Washington Press. This event is timed with a rare exhibit of the artist’s work at the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma, Witness to Wartime, on view from September 16 through January 1, 2018, and curated by the author.

View Event →