The Sadako Statue in the University District is now adorned with 1,000 cranes folded by students at Magnolia?s Lawton School. The students are in Mrs. Ulmer and Ms. Hensley?s class where they read the story of Sadako?s life. They folded 1,000 cranes in memory of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami.
The statue is located in Peace Park at the corner of N.E. 40th Street and Roosevelt Way N.E.