PROGRAMS AND WORKSHOPS
The JCCCNC serves close to 100,000 people annually through its classes, programs and workshops, and community events, hosting over 80 on-going classes and programs for people of all ages. Read More
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New Year’s Good Luck Foods with Sonoko Sakai
Saturday, December 2
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Learn how to prepare traditional Oshogatsu (Japanese New Year’s) dishes and the symbolic meanings behind these foods at Sonoko Sakai’s next cooking workshop! More…
Winter Kaiseki Workshop
Saturday, December 9
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Enjoy learning how to prepare and tasting a traditional multi-course kaiseki menu inspired by traditional New Year’s foods! More…
Saturday, December 16
11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (30 min. shifts throughout the day)
Help pound and prepare up to 2 lbs. of mochi to take home for the Oshogatsu (New Year’s) holiday! More…
We’re looking for new instructors!
Have a skill or hobby that you want to share? We’re searching for new instructors who can add their talents to the diverse programs we offer each year. Take a moment to fill out our Instructor Recruitment form here.
Our ‘Comfort and Joy’ Holiday Auction is Now Open!
November 22 – December 3, 2017
Find some great holiday gifts and support the Center at our online holiday auction at Bidding for Good! More…
Community Kitchen – Nabe Night
Tuesday, November 28
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Join us for our final Community Kitchen night of the year and enjoy a hot boiling nabe (Japanese hotpot) dinner! More…
The Art of Screen Printing
Saturdays, January 13, 2018 – February 3, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sign up for our newest ongoing art class starting in January and learn how to screen print! More…
Dessert Mochi Workshop
Saturday, January 20, 2018
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Local chef Kaori Becker will teach you how to make 4 different kinds of delightful dessert mochi, including ice cream mochi! More…