45th Anniversary Video
Check out our video created by our 2018 Kase Program Interns. Click for Video
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 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
Nikkei Open Golf Tournament
Join us in celebrating 25 Years of the Nikkei Open at the beautiful Peninsula Golf and Country Club on Monday, July 15. Register today!
Colma Cemetery Clean-Up Postponed
The Colma Cemetery Clean-Up scheduled for Saturday, May 18th has been postponed until further notice. Please check back on our website for updates. Thank you!
Annual Colma Japanese Cemetery Cleanup
Postponed until further notice!
Saturday, May 18
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
1300 Hillside Blvd., Colma, CA 94014
Join over 250 community volunteers as we honor those who have passed at our annual Japanese cemetery clean up day! More…
Washi Ningyo Beginners Workshop
Saturday, May 18
Session A: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session B: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Learn how to handcraft your own exquisite paper doll in kimono using traditional Japanese washi paper! More…
Community Karaoke Night
Friday, June 14
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Bring your friends, your voice, and a dish to share at our next quarterly Community Karaoke and potluck night! More…
25th Annual Nikkei Open
Monday, July 15
Peninsula Golf and Country Club
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.
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The Center has received the 2019 Bronze Seal of Transparency from GuideStar
Japanese Heritage Night
Friday, May 24
Your $19 ticket includes event blanket and seat in VR307
Get your tickets here.
May Community Kitchen
Tuesday, May 21
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Join us for another night of Japanese and Japanese American family recipes and home cooking at our quarterly Community Kitchen! Highlights for May’s Community Kitchen menu include chirashi rice, chicken karaage, and matcha flan for dessert! More…
Japanese Breads Baking Workshop
Sunday, June 9
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Expert Japanese baker Eri Combs returns to the Center to teach how to bake your favorite Japanese baked goods! More…
Summer Kaiseki Workshop
Saturday, June 15
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Enjoy an elegant five-course menu at our next seasonal Summer Kaiseki Cooking Workshop! More…
Sushi Rolling 101 Workshop
Saturday, June 22
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of preparing sushi rice and how to make three different kinds of sushi rolls with Chef Mark Gyotoku. 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