Upcoming Events


Kimono and Chado Experience

Experience the world of kimono and tea.

Register for special trial demonstration May 4 | 1-3:30pm - $5 trial price!

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Spring Bazaar | スプリングバザー

Saturday, May 4, 2019
11:00am-3:00pm
Free Admission
Presented by NNMCC Auxiliary

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Internment Bus Tour 2019

July 8-12, 2019.

Accepting waiting list.

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Tanabata + Japanese Book Sale

Saturday, July 6 & Sunday, July 7
12am-6pm (TBA)

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Nikkei Matsuri Summer Festival

Saturday & Sunday, August 31 & September 1
11:00am-7:00pm

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Japanese Book Sale + Food Fair

Saturday, October 26 & Sunday, October 27 (TBA)
11am-4pm

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Craft & Bake Fair 2019

Saturday, November 16 & Sunday, November 17
10am-4pm

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Nikkei Christmas Boutique クリスマス・ブティック

December 14, 2019.

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Omotesenke Tea Ceremony Workshop

June 23,  1 - 4pm | O-Koh: The role of incense in chanoyu | 茶の湯における「お香」; August 18, 1-4pm | Chatō: Appreciating Japanese ceramics through tea | 茶陶:茶の湯を通しての芸術鑑賞

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Past Events


Artist Talk: Kelty McKinnon

Followed by Live Music & Tea Ceremony
Saturday, March 10, 2018
2-4pm

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Children’s Workshop

Musical Instrument Making Workshop with Keri Latimer
Sunday, March 11, 2018
12:00-4:00pm

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Recording And Sharing Family/Community Group Histories

...How To Get Started...
Saturday, April 14, 2018
1:00-4:00pm

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Spring Break Manga Camp

March 19 - 23, 2018
9:30am - 4:00pm
Kids: 9 - 12 years old

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Beta Vulgaris Exhibit Opening

Live music by Keri Latimer + tea ceremony by Maiko Behr.
Saturday, February 10, 2018
2-4pm

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Japanese Book Sale | 古本市

Food Fair + Hina Matsuri Festivities
February 17 & 18, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm

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KIZUNA by Yoriko Gillard

Haircut performances by Yoriko Gillard
Saturday, January 13, 2018
1-4pm

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Speaking With Spirits

Writing workshop with Jeff Tanaka
New date: Saturday, January 27, 2018
1-5pm

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Craft & Bake Fair 2017

Saturday, November 18 & Sunday, November 19 11am - 5pm Admission: $2.00 or FREE for NNMCC members (0-2 free admission) - admission is cash only.   Holiday spirit with a Japanese flare! Join us at

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Remembrance Day 2017

At the Japanese Canadian War Memorial in Stanley ParkNovember 11, 2017Ceremony begins at 10:40 am In 1916, over 220 Japanese Canadian volunteers finally enlisted in Alberta, when British Columbia blocked their

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75th Anniversary Book Launch

Please join us to celebrate recent Japanese Canadian publications. Saturday, November 25, 2017 2-4pm Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre, Ellipse Lobby Guest speakers: Jordan Stanger-Ross Sherri Kajiwara John Endo

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JAPANESE PROBLEM performance + community meet & greet

JAPANESE PROBLEM performance + community meet & greet  Co-hosted by the Hastings Park Commemorative & Education Committee Thursday, November 16, 2017, 7-9pm  Performance at 7pm Community meet & greet from

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JAPANESE PROBLEM at Nikkei National Museum

Performances on Sunday October 15 & Thursday November 16. Hourly screenings on Tuesday-Sunday, 11-5pm In 1942, over 8,000 Canadians were detained in barns at Hastings Park... JAPANESE PROBLEM is a

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Fall Book Sale + Food Fair + Workshops

October 14 & 15, 2017 10am-4pm both days Don’t miss out on this chance to grab some fall reads and some great food and workshops! Book Sale offers a variety

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Halloween Tea Ceremony

Saturday, October 21, 2017 4:30, 5:30, 6:30pm (*please book a time) Please join us and enjoy Halloween with a Japanese tea ceremony. Fee *includes Macha tea and sweets General :

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RECLAIMING MOVEMENT – Introductory Body Movement Workshop

RECLAIMING MOVEMENT Body movement workshop with Tada Hozumi Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2-4pm  Our bodies embody the world we live in. The forces of modern colonization, Westernization and patriarchy have

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JAPANESE PROBLEM performance + artist talk back

JAPANESE PROBLEM performance + artist talk back  with Yoshié Bancroft + Joanna Garfinkel of Universal Limited  Sunday, October 15, 2017, 2-3:30pm Join us for a post-show discussion with the cast and crew.

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Hastings Park 1942: Exhibit Opening & Commemoration

Exhibit Opening and Commemoration  September 30, 2017, 1-4pm at PNE Livestock Barn, Hastings Park Meet across from the Hastings Racecourse (188 N. Renfrew St.) Join us for an opening reception

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Osaikumono Workshop

Saturday, August 26, 2017 1:30-2:30pm Instructor: Keiko Kiyota Osaikumono is a traditional craft handed down from the Edo-period (1603-1867) which makes flowers, dolls, animals, and so on, from kimono material.

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Kogin Zashi Workshop

Saturday, August 19, 2017 2-4pm Instructor: Hitomi Harama Kogin zashi embroidery was devised by farming women in Aomori prefecture, Japan. Its history goes back 300 years to a time when

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Internment Bus Tour, September 2017

Due to popular demand for the 75th anniversary, the Nikkei National Museum is pleased to announce another INTERNMENT BUS TOUR from September 11-15, 2017 (4 nights, 5 days). On this tour

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Shibori Dying Workshop

Sunday, July 23, 2017 2-4pm Instructor: Hitomi Harama Create your own unique Japanese tie-dye piece. Please bring your own fabric to dye. You will be able to dye one small item

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Matsuri Star Talent Search

Got talent? Win prizes! at Matsuri Star Talent Search, a popular component of Nikkei Matsuri that celebrates talent from all cultures.

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Nikkei Centre Fundraising Summer BBQ!!

Summer BBQ at Nikkei Garden Sunday, July 30, 2017, 1pm-4pm A Nikkei Centre fundraising event, All-You-Can-Eat BBQ will take place on Sunday July 30  at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre!

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Internment Bus Tour, July 2017

Nikkei National Museum is pleased to announce the upcoming 75th anniversary INTERNMENT BUS TOUR from July 10 to 14, 2017 (4 nights, 5 days). On this tour you will visit

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2017 Summer Walking Tours

Saturday, July 22, 2017 2pm (approximately 90 minutes) Powell Street Walking Tour with Carolyn Nakagawa On this historical tour of Powell Street, we will take you back in time to

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Japanese Book Sale, Food Fair & Workshops

Japanese Book Sale, Food Fair& Workshops: Offering a variety of Japanese novels, comics, and some English books, DVD and CDs at discounted prices. Japanese food vendors:  Serving delicious Japanese foods and

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Kimono History Talk

By KIMONO CULTURE curator Hitomi Harama Saturday, June 24, 2017 2-4pm Free to attend.

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Sunday Family Corner

SUNDAY, 12:00-4:00PM Free drop-in program for families, inspired by gallery exhibits and seasonal Japanese events. We provide Japanese traditional toys to play with as well as teach origami. Every month

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Artist Cindy Mochizuki & Curator Makiko Hara

Please join us for a Conversation with Cindy Mochizuki and Curator Makiko Hara Saturday, April 1, 2pm, 2017. Admission free.

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