•  24th Annual Nikkei Open Golf Tournament

    Join us at the private, newly renovated, members-only Peninsula Golf and Country Club in San Mateo on Monday, July 16! Read More

  •  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

  •  MEMBERSHIP

    Membership is the most meaningful way to instantly become part of our JCCCNC family. Let us help you carry on the culture, traditions, and values of your family and provide a place for you and your loved ones to call a second home. Join Today

  •  GIVING

    Every contribution makes a big difference here, as our Center was built one brick at a time. It is the dreams and the donations that have helped build a very special and unique place that has become a second home to many individuals and families. Donate today

  •  Cultural Tour to Japan

    Join us this fall as we discover the beauty, history, art and culinary treats of Kyushu.  The tour will explore the Prefectures of Oita, Fukuoka, Saga and Nagaski and visit the Taketa Bamboo Festival and the Aritayaki (porcelain ware) Festival. November 16-23.  Learn More

 
 
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24th Annual Nikkei Open Golf Tournament

Early Bird Registration is now open! Be sure to register before June 15 for special rates. Read more here.


Washi Ningyo Paper Doll Beginner’s Workshop

Saturday, June 16
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Make your own traditional paper doll dressed in kimono out of washi paper! More…


June Community Kitchen

Tuesday, June 19
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Join us for our June Community Kitchen and prepare a multi-generational communal dinner! More…


Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Workshop

Sunday, June 24
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

Make your own fabric kanzashi hair accessories in time to wear with your yukata or kimono for summer obon season! More…


Cooking with Koji Workshop with Aedan Fermented Foods

Sunday, July 8
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Learn from Aedan Fermented Foods how to add umami to your Japanese cooking with shio koji, miso and amazake! 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.


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“Go For Broke: A 442 Origins Story” Film Screenings

Saturday, June 23
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 24
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Go For Broke – Trailer (2017) from Alexander Bocchieri on Vimeo.

Come watch a special screening of this new feature-length film about the most decorated military unit in U.S. history made up of Japanese Americans who served from the mainland and Hawaii during WWII. More…


Hawaiian Feather Lei Workshop

Saturday, July 28
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Learn about the tradition of Hawaiian feather lei and make your own to take home! More…



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

Move over Octoberfest and say hello to SAKE DAY!

Saturday, September 29
@ Hotel Kabuki

Tickets on sale now – $70 early bird (only 250 available) and $80 General
More…


  • Upcoming Special Events

    Jun
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    7:00 pm “Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Sto...
    “Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Sto...
    Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    "Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Story" Film Screening @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California | San Francisco | California | United States
    “Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Story” Film Screening Saturday, June 23, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. $15 for JCCCNC Members, $20 for General Public Go For[...]
    Jun
    24
    Sun
    1:00 pm “Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Sto...
    “Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Sto...
    Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    "Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Story" Film Screening @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California | San Francisco | California | United States
    “Go for Broke: A 442 Origins Story” Film Screening Saturday, June 23, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. $15 for JCCCNC Members, $20 for General Public Go For[...]
    1:00 pm Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Work...
    Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Work...
    Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Workshop @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California | San Francisco | California | United States
    Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Workshop Sunday, June 24, 2018 Instructor: Ajna Kenning 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. $50 for Center members, $60 for general public           Kanzashi are hair ornaments used in[...]
    Jul
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    Sun
    1:00 pm Cooking with Koji Workshop with ...
    Cooking with Koji Workshop with ...
    Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Cooking with Koji Workshop with Aedan Fermented Foods @ JCCCNC | San Francisco | California | United States
    Cooking with Koji Workshop with Aedan Fermented Foods Sunday, July 8, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Instructor: Mariko Grady of Aedan Fermented Foods $55 JCCCNC Members $65 General Public We are pleased to bring[...]
    Jul
    28
    Sat
    1:00 pm Hawaiian Feather Lei Workshop
    Hawaiian Feather Lei Workshop
    Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Hawaiian Feather Lei Workshop @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California | San Francisco | California | United States
    Hawaiian Feather Lei Workshop Saturday, July 28, 2018 Instructor: Kumu Herman Tachera 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. $65 for Center members, $75 for general public           Come learn the art of[...]
    Sep
    29
    Sat
    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
    MOVE OVER OCTOBERFEST! AND STOP WINE(ING)! SAY HELLO TO SAKE DAY!! THIS IS THE ORIGINAL AND LARGEST “NIHONSHU NO HI” OR SAKE DAY CELEBRATION OUTSIDE OF JAPAN! LET US GUIDE YOU TO THE BEST SAKES[...]
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