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Spring/summer sessions at the Centre

Now that the weather is warming up, please think about enrolling in our spring and summer sessions. Some of the programs may have minimum class size requirements, so the earlier you can let the instructor/contact know about your interest, the better! Japanese Language School Odori (Japanese Dancing) – Obon classes starting May 10! Many of our […]

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NAJC-CJCC Picnic – Sunday, July 28

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Ikebana spring sessions!

The spring ikebana classes start soon! Wednesday afternoon (1 to 3pm) classes start March 13; Thursday evening (7 to 9pm) classes begin on March 14. More information is available here.

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AGH Origami exhibit

The Art Gallery of Hamilton has  a new exhibit “Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami” than runs until May 26, 2019. International artists push the envelope of origami – the Japanese art of paper folding. AGH – Above the fold Looking for other local Japanese-related events? Check out this new page:  Local Japanese events

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ROM Exhibit on now

The Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto has an exhibit on the Japanese Canadian Internment until August 5. Work by several Japanese Canadian artists is being featured. More details can be found by going here: ROM exhibit – Being Japanese Canadian

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Hamilton Japanese Film Festival – Free!

The Japan Foundation of Toronto is presenting free Japanese films at the Hamilton Central Library on Feb 3 and Feb 10. All films are in Japanese with English subtitles. In between films, there will be a brief intermission. Some Japanese refreshments will be served, so please arrive early! RSVP recommended to the Japan Foundation, but […]

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New yoga class on Fridays

The CJCC is happy to announce that, in addition to the 7pm Wednesday yoga practices by Maki Kajiura (Yoga at CJCC), Friday 7pm Flow Style Yoga  (Vinyasa) classes are now available. The first few classes are free! All you need is your own mat. Please contact, who is leading these classes, if you have any questions […]

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Annual General Meeting – Rescheduled!!!

The CJCC’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 24 starting at 3pm, after the Xmas Bazaar. Hear about what’s new at the Centre, discuss finances, meet new friends. Make your voice heard and elect Board members!  

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Annual Christmas Bazaar – Nov 24 10am-2pm

Come to our annual Christmas Bazaar, featuring beautiful handmade ornaments, yummy food, great vendors, and vintage goods. See a glimpse of what’s been made, as seen on TV! CJCC on CHCH TV

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NAJC presents Landscapes of Injustice – Nov 10 – NEW TIME!!!

The Symposium schedule has been revised: 11:30 am Poster viewing in the Temple room 12:00 pm Talk begins in the small gym. There will be a break with refreshments. Talk with panel will follow the break 2:00pm Symposium will finish Lunch tickets ($5) will be sold at the door for those who have not pre-purchased lunches.

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