From the local tourist info email, this looks unmissable:Memorial Service for Old Needles
Broken and bent needles are stuck into tofu, and a service is held to pray for peace and improvement of dressmaking skill.Location: Egara-Tenjinsha Shrine, Kamakura City
Date: February 8 (Thu)
It's just a 10 minute walk down the road from us. Jules says she may take the remains of the needle that she stitched through her finger (nail and all) with...