•  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 15-23.  Learn More

  •  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

 
 
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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.


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…


Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Workshop

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

Learn how to make traditional kanzashi fabric hair accessories to wear with your kimono or for every day use! 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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Tanabata Kazari Workshop

Saturday, July 28
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Celebrate the summer Tanabata holiday and learn how to make a traditional kusudama kazari (decoration) at our free crafts workshop! More…


Happily Ever Blended: Combining Heritage and Mixing Traditions, New and Old

Sunday, July 29
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Explore combining and creating cultural traditions and celebrations in this special group discussion and workshop for couples and families of mixed heritage, presented by Kristin Eriko Posner of Nourish and her husband Bryan. 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…


Move over Octoberfest and say hello to SAKE DAY!

Saturday, September 29
@ Hotel Kabuki

Tickets on sale now – $70 early bird (only 250 available) Early bird sales end July 15.
More…



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

  • Upcoming Special Events

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    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[...]
    1:00 pm Tanabata Holiday Decoration Work...
    Tanabata Holiday Decoration Work...
    Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Tanabata Holiday Decoration Workshop @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California
    Tanabata Holiday Decoration Workshop Saturday, July 28, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. $5-10 Suggested Donation Per Person Children Ages 5-12 Must Be Accompanied By An Adult Advance Registration Required Registration Deadline: Saturday, July 21, 2018[...]
    Jul
    29
    Sun
    1:00 pm Happily Ever Blended: Combining ...
    Happily Ever Blended: Combining ...
    Jul 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Happily Ever Blended: Combining Heritage and Mixing Traditions, Old and New @ Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California
    Happily Ever Blended: Combining Heritage and Mixing Traditions, New and Old Group Discussion and Workshop for Couples and Families of Mixed Heritage Sunday, July 29, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. With Kristin Eriko Posner and[...]
    Aug
    26
    Sun
    1:00 pm Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Work...
    Kanzashi Accessory Crafting Work...
    Aug 26 @ 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, August 26, 2018 Instructor: Ajna Kenning 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. $40 for Center members, $45 for general public           Kanzashi are hair ornaments used in[...]
    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[...]
    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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