Arts and crafts, fencing, karate, music and dancing from Japan will be featured at an America-Japan Week workshop Saturday, April 20, in the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South.

Sponsored by the Newspaper in Education (NIE) Department of the Deseret News and the Utah State Office of Education, the workshop is free to teachers and other educators.Sessions will begin at 8:15 a.m. and continue until 5 p.m. State recertification credit is available. Participants need not have signed up earlier. They are encouraged to come and register at the door, said Sherry Madsen of the NIE staff.