•  Although we are apart, we remain a COMMUNITY at Heart!

    Although we are apart, we remain a COMMUNITY at Heart!

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    The Center serves an estimated 180,000 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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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 make a difference in people’s lives, maybe a career at the Center is for you.

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ALL IN-PERSON CLASSES and WORKSHOPS ARE CANCELLED until further notice.

Upcoming Virtual Workshops and Events:


Ukulele 101: 4-Week Virtual Workshop for Absolute Beginners

Saturdays, January 16 – February 6, 2021
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Our Ukulele 101 workshop with instructor Don Sadler is the perfect 4-week series to get you strumming and singing, starting from the very beginning! More…


Community Kitchen Virtual Potluck: Nabemono!

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Nabemono, Japanese hotpot dishes, are this month’s theme for our virtual community potluck. More…


Shibori Indigo Tie-Dying Workshop

Saturday, February 6, 2021
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Back by popular demand, our virtual shibori tie-dying workshop taught by Brooklyn-based textiles artist Catherine Ruhl is a great quarantine craft activity to do online with friends! More…


Ongoing Virtual Classes:


Virtual Senior Chair Aerobics Class

Every Thursday
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Our senior chair aerobics class is now being held online via Zoom every Thursday! Stay active while we shelter in place! More…


Your Family, Your History Genealogy Webinar Series Videos Now Available!

For those of you who missed our genealogy series with genealogist Linda Harms-Okazaki, lifetime access to the full online video course and materials are now available for purchase! Learn how to research your family records in both the US and Japan as well as how to write and keep memories of your family alive for future generations! More…


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  • Upcoming Events

    Jan
    16
    Sat
    2:00 pm Ukulele 101 Online Workshops – J...
    Ukulele 101 Online Workshops – J...
    Jan 16 @ 2:00 pm – Feb 6 @ 3:30 pm
    Ukulele 101 Online Workshops - January 2021 @ Online | San Francisco | California | United States
    Ukulele 101 Online Workshops for the True Beginner January 2021 Saturdays, January 16 – February 6, 2021 2:00pm-3:30pm Instructor: Don Sadler $90 Center Members, $110 General Public This four week course via Zoom will cover basic skills[...]
    Feb
    6
    Sat
    11:00 am Shibori Tie-Dyeing VIrtual Workshop
    Shibori Tie-Dyeing VIrtual Workshop
    Feb 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Shibori Tie-Dyeing VIrtual Workshop @ Online via Zoom webconferencing
    Shibori Indigo Tie-Dyeing Virtual Workshop Instructor: Catherine Ruhl Saturday, February 6, 2021 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. PST $30 Center Members, $35 General Public Connect via Zoom; Meeting ID and password to be issued upon[...]
    Feb
    28
    Sun
    11:00 am Virtual Yosakoi Dance Workshop w...
    Virtual Yosakoi Dance Workshop w...
    Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
    Virtual Yosakoi Dance Workshop with Berkeley Buddhist Temple @ Online via Zoom | San Francisco | California | United States
    Virtual Yosakoi Dance Workshop with Berkeley Buddhist Temple Sunday, February 28, 2021 Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm Instructor: Ito Yosakoi Dance Group Fees: Free Admission, advance registration required Zoom Login Info Provided Upon Registration Join Ito[...]
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