•  TABEMASHO - Saturday, September 15

    Let’s Eat!

    Join us as we celebrate our 45th Anniversary in our newly renovated Nisei Community Hall for a festival of food!  Graze your way through Japanese yatai (food booths) featuring awesome restaurants, comfort foods and showcasing up and coming pop-up restaurants.  More…


    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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  •  45th Anniversary Premier Sweepstakes Tickets on Sale Now!

    Our annual sweepstakes opportunity is back with three amazing prizes! Our annual sweepstakes proceeds help support the Center’s over 80 on-going classes, programs and special events featuring an array of cultural arts, social, recreational and educational classes for all ages and backgrounds. Reserve tickets

  •  Get your bids ready for this year's Live, Silent, and Online auctions!

    Auction season is right around the corner! Ready your bids and excitement for the new and unique items we have in store for you! Live and silent auctions will run during Tabemasho 2018, and our online auction will begin August 31 on biddingforgood.com. Learn more

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Kabuki Theater on Film: The Six Poet Immortals

Tuesday, August 14
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Enjoy our FREE monthly class on Kabuki theater presented by the JET Alumni Association of Northern California, featuring a screening of a traditional Kabuki play performance. More…

Awa Odori Dance Workshop with SF Awakko Ren

Sunday, August 19
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Traditional Awa Odori dance group San Francisco Awakko Ren will teach a fun beginner’s dance workshop at the Center! More…

New Guided Meditation Class for Seniors

Wednesdays, Beginning August 22
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Find peace and tranquility with us on Wednesdays for guided meditation for seniors with Kyoko Kimura, a practitioner of Raja Yoga meditation, a form focusing on mastery of the mind and emotions. More…

45th Anniversary Premier Sweepstakes

Drawing on Saturday, September 15

Tickets are on sale now for our annual sweepstakes opportunity for your chance to win one of three amazing prizes! Tickets are $100 for nine, $50 for three or $20 each.

Read more here.

Fall Kaiseki Cooking Workshop

Saturday, September 22
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Learn how to prepare a traditional multi-course kaiseki meal with a fresh new menu for the Fall season! 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

Job Opportunities

Inspiring, Creative, Committed, Detail-oriented, Team-Player, Positive and Outgoing – if these are some of the words that describe your work values and you want to help make a difference in people’s lives while contributing toward the future of the Japanese American community, maybe a career at the Center is for you.

Position opening soon, send resume to jobs@jcccnc.org

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August Community Kitchen: Hawaiian Dishes!

Tuesday, August 14
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Enjoy a multigenerational communal dinner! Our August menu includes salmon poke, chicken long rice, spam musubi, and more! More…

Miso Making Workshop

Sunday, August 26
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Learn how to make your own miso paste from scratch with Mariko Grady of Aedan Fermented Foods! More…

Fall Auctions are Coming Soon!

Online auction begins August 31 on biddingforgood.com. We will have our Silent and Live Auctions at Tabemasho 2018. Items will start appearing online soon, so get your bids ready for all of our exciting and must-have items! More…

Saturday, September 29
@ Hotel Kabuki

Tickets on sale now.  More…

If you are interested in learning more or would like an application please fill out this form.

Support Those Affected by Japan Floods

– Please note that this campaign is not organized by the JCCCNC/the Center – 


  • Upcoming Special Events

    12:00 pm Awa Odori Dance Workshop with SF...
    Awa Odori Dance Workshop with SF...
    Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Awa Odori Dance Workshop with SF Awakko Ren @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California | San Francisco | California | United States
    Awa Odori Dance Workshop with San Francisco Awakko Ren Sunday, August 19, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. $5 General Admission             Come and join San Francisco Awakko-ren’s Awa Odori[...]
    1:00 pm Miso Making Workshop with Aedan ...
    Miso Making Workshop with Aedan ...
    Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Miso Making Workshop with Aedan Fermented Foods @ JCCCNC | San Francisco | California | United States
    Miso Making Workshop with Aedan Fermented Foods Sunday, August 26, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Instructor: Mariko Grady of Aedan Fermented Foods $55 JCCCNC Members $65 General Public Learn the basics of making traditional[...]
    4:00 pm Tabemasho 2018
    Tabemasho 2018
    Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Tabemasho 2018 @ The Center | San Francisco | California | United States
    REIMAGINE: Celebrating 45 Years and a New Beginning Join us on in the Center’s newly renovated Nisei Community Hall/gymnasium as we celebrate the 45th Anniversary of our incorporation for a festival of food! Come and[...]
    12:00 pm Fall 2018 Kaiseki Cooking Workshop
    Fall 2018 Kaiseki Cooking Workshop
    Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Fall 2018 Kaiseki Cooking Workshop @ JCCCNC | San Francisco | California | United States
    Fall Kaiseki Workshop Saturday, September 22, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Instructor: Larry Sokyo Tiscornia and Kimika Soko Takechi $45 JCCCNC Members $55 General Public Our popular seasonal Kaiseki cooking workshops consist of an elegant multi-course[...]
    4:00 pm Sake Day 2018
    Sake Day 2018
    Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Sake Day 2018 @ Hotel Kabuki | San Francisco | California | United States
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