Christmas Festival Saturday December 2 10:00am-3:00pm

Please Join us and share with your Friends!
Saturday, December 2, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Food Service starts at 11:00 am

Christmas crafts and decorations

A “Japanese” white elephant room

Hamilton Buddhist Temple

Wonderful Christmas decorations and Crafts by CJCC Ladies Auxiliary

This is your chance to find that unique gift for that “Hard to Shop for” person!

Authentic Japanese food served: 11:00 am-2:00 pm

Everyone welcome

Canadian Japanese Cultural Centre

45 Hempstead Drive, Hamilton,(905) 383-5755

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Sukiyaki Dinner! Saturday November 18 6:00 Last Call!

Sukiyaki Dinner on Saturday November 18 @ 6:00 pm

$25 per person.

Please call the Centre @ 905-383-5755 or email to reserve your tickets.

Please reserve soon as we need a count by Thursday November 16!

This usually sells out, please call us soon!


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Annual General Meeting Sunday November 19 @ 1:00pm

Please join us. All Members welcome.

Small Gym Sunday November 19, 2017 @ 1:00pm sharp.

At the AGM we will discuss the status of the Centre, review financials of the past fiscal year and budget for the following year.

We will also elect new Board of director Members. We need new Directors as some of the previous Directors are not renewing their position on the Board.

We will be accepting nominations off of the floor for new Board members at the AGM.

Nominated individuals must be existing members of the CJCC.

We hope to see you there

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Fund raising luncheon with versaCello!

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Thanks to all who joined us.

We had an intimate gathering with some wonderful musicians and a tasty Bento lunch from Tori Ichi.

Thanks to all who attended and the volunteers who organized the event.

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Japan Day/Open House Saturday September 16 11:00am-3:00pm

Thank you to all who came out and enjoyed the Taiko drumming, Food, Odori dancing, Ikebana and all 7 of the Martial arts who demonstrated their skills.

A Special thank you to Tak and Shoji Yano who spent a lot of time in the kitchen prepping and cooking the food we served for the day.

Thanks to all of the volunteers, setup and tear down, Dancers, helpers and the Consul Generals office of Japan for providing the Taiko drummers!

Japan Day 2017 this is a pdf of the flyer if you wish to share house 2017


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Fall newsletter is here!

Please click on the PDF link to download the fall Newsletter.

Events of note include:

Japan Day/Open House

Fundraising luncheon

Annual General meeting

Christmas Bazaar

September 2017 final

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CJCC/NAJC Annual Picnic 2017

All are welcome please Join us!

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Keirokai 2017

Please Join us for Keirokai 2017!

Sunday, April 30 2:00-4:30 pm

A Celebration honouring our Seniors! An event for the entire family!

Complimentary tickets for those ages 70 year and over.

General admission $ 25.00

For tickets and information, contact 905-383-5755 or

Keirokai Honorees are those born in 1946 or 1947

We are also looking for Volunteers for a number of positions.

  • Performers
  • Set-up and tear down
  • Serving
  • Cleanup

We would also appreciate any donations or gifts in kind for the fukubiki

We hope to see you there

Please see the PDF form in this post to order tickets.

Keirokai17 form

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Winter Newsletter is here!

Please click on the PDF file to download our latest newsletter.

Highlights include Rockin’ Ramen – Sunday, March 26th

Keirokai Sunday, April 30th

Annual NAJC/CJCC picnic Sunday, August 13th

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Jiu-Jitsu at the CJCC

We are pleased to announce the addition of The Rapant’s Pride Jiu Jitsu to our martial arts program at the CJCC.

They are an established club with a very active membership following the Japanese Jiu Jutsu tradition.

Please join us in welcoming them to the Centre.

The Rampant’s Pride is a traditional martial arts club, training in Clarke’s Jiu-Jitsu and Clarke’s Grappling.

The Rampants Pride is a hard working group of individuals who enjoy fitness and the martial arts. All members are respectful and easy to get along with. Any other information can be requested through this Facebook page or in person during our class times. If interested, your first class is always free to see if you enjoy it.

Phone  (905) 570-6113

The children’s classes are Mondays 6:00pm to 7:00pm & Saturdays 2:00pm to 3:00pm.

The adult classes are Mondays 7:00pm to 9:00pm & Saturdays 3:00pm to 5:00pm .

Please request information on the club fees with the program leaders.

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Bujinkan at the CJCC

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