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Cherry Blossoms are Almost in Bloom

Make University Book Store part of your springtime tradition!

As the cherry blossom trees blossom on the Quad and around Seattle, the whole city comes to life in a sudden, momentary burst of soft pink. Hanami, the Japanese tradition of viewing the cherry blossoms in bloom, celebrates the beauty of life and springtime.

Join us in store for cherry blossom themed coloring pages and haiku sheets (don't worry, we'll provide crayons and colored pencils) or download them here! Bring your coloring pages and haiku to us and we'll display them in store! Share yours on social with the #hanamihaiku and #howihanami hashtags! Plus claim a FREE commemorative pin featuring our beautiful 2019 cherry blossom design.

Commemorate the unique and transient beauty of spring with special cherry blossom themed gifts, and specialty drinks and treats in our book store café!

From all of us at University Book Store, we wish you a beautiful springtime.