Cultural Programs

We sustain our heritage and connection to the Japanese American experience by providing classes, film screenings, and art shows that allow for intergenerational understanding.

Please stay tuned to this page for upcoming events in 2016 and 2017, and join our newsletter to always stay up-to-date with the latest in Entertainment and Culture!

Film Screenings

JARCC shares films related to the Japanese American experience and covering thought-provoking topics related to Japanese heritage and culture.

Upcoming Screenings: Coming in 2017

Past Showings:

  • Linsanity
  • Cats of Mirikitani
  • Zatoichi

Art Showings and Workshops

Learn about Japanese and Japanese American artistry through JARCC’s art workshops and gallery exhibitions.

  • Calligraphy Writing
  • Cats of Mirikitani
  • Japanese Craft Making (Sticky Note Pad)

Instructional Workshops

In correlation with JARCC’s mission to preserve culture and heritage, we provide resources for community members to learn about keeping stories and memories alive through captured moments.

Previous Workshops:

  • Writing and recording workshops with Traci Kato-Kiriyama
  • Photo Preservation

Cooking Demonstrations

We recognize the importance of food in every culture; it is an expression of identity and brings the community together.  JARCC looks forward to continuing to provide access to fun and informative cooking demonstrations.

Previous Workshops:

  • Japanese New Year Traditions