Japanese Art & Cultural Center
A Learning Place for Traditional Martial Arts and Fine Arts
アメリカで日本の伝統武道/文化を学びませんか




The Japanese Art & Cultural Center offers traditional Japanese martial art (Karate,Kendo, Aikido, Kyudo, Judo, Iaido, Bo-jutsu), language (Japanese, English/ESL, Japanese Translation), fine art (Shodo, Nihonbuyo, Dress up in Kimono), exercise (Kikoh Exercise, Yoga) and children's classes (Kids' Dance, Soroban, Shodo/Shuji).


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  • Presidents' Day weekend karate schedule: All evening karate classes will be cancelled on the Presidents' Day Monday (Feb. 16th). Saturday and Sunday classes will be held as usual.

  • Judo class will be held on every Tuesday  5:00 - 6:00pm (children, all ages).


  • The next Karate Belt Test will be held on 2/22 (Sun).  Application Form and Test Requirements can be downloaded from here.

  • Yoga: Free Trial Lesson is available for your first class. Wednesday at 9:30 am.

  • Kimono Kitsuke (Dressing) class will be held on January 10 (Sat) from 10am-12pm.

  • Private Japanese Language lessons are available. Send email to japanese@jpnarts.org to inquire or to sign-up.

  • Private English (ESL) lessons are available. Send email to english@jpnarts.org to inquire or to sign-up.

  • English>Japanese Translation for Beginners class is to be held every Friday @ 11:30am.  Walk-ins are welcome!  

  • Visit the Nijikko Club's Official Blog page at: nijikoclub.blog.fc2.com
    • 4-5yrs Kid's Dance begins on Sunday at 4:00pm, 2-3yrs Kid's Dance begins on Sunday at 5:00pm.






  • NO KARATE CLASS on Friday, October 31 (Halloween).

  • NO EARLY EVENING (4:15pm & 5:00pm) KARATE CLASSES on the following days:
    • Wednesday, October 29
    • Thursday, October 30
    • Monday, November 3

  • Judo classes are held on Tuesdays  5:00 - 6:00pm (children, all ages).



For more information about our Judo program, visit http://www.budopoint.de/judo4kids/


  • The next Karate Belt Test will be held on 11/23 (Sun).  Application Form and Test Requirements can be downloaded from here.



    • Private Japanese Language lessons are available. Send email to japanese@jpnarts.org to inquire or to sign-up.






      • Private English (ESL) lessons are available. Send email to english@jpnarts.org to inquire or to sign-up.



      • English>Japanese Translation for Beginners class is held every Thursday @ 12pm.  Walk-ins are welcome!  No class on 10/30.








        • Nijjiko Club Schedule Change

          • 4-5yrs Kid's Dance begins on Sunday at 4:00pm, 2-3yrs Kid's Dance begins on Sunday at 5:00pm.

        • Kimono Kitsuke (Dressing) class will be held on Oct 11 (Sat) from 10am-12pm.



        • Mondays   9:30 - 10:30am
        • Wednesdays  9:00 - 10:00am
        • Yoga by Izumi Sato:

        • Mondays   9:30 - 10:30am
        • Wednesdays  9:00 - 10:00am
        • Yoga by Izumi Sato:

        • Mondays   9:30 - 10:30am
        • Wednesdays  9:00 - 10:00am
        English>Japanese Translation for Beginners class is held on every Thursday @ 12pm.  Walk-ins are welcomed!  
        English>Japanese Translation for Beginners class is held on every Thursday @ 12pm.  Walk-ins are welcomed!  

        1月~2月の時間割はここから表示・ダウンロードできます。


        • 空手教室は、2月16日(祝)の稽古はお休みです。17日、18日は通常通り稽古します。

        • 「English for Mom」開講!ママ(もちろんパパも)は教室で英語の勉強、子どもは道場で自由に遊んでいます。子連れでも気兼ねなく英語をBrushUPしましょう!月曜日10時〜11時。3歳以上対象の「English for Kids」も同時開講。金曜日2時〜3時。詳細は鈴木先生迄(suzu.toeic@gmail.com)ご質問ください。


        • 毎週火曜日 5:00 ~ 6:00 pm に子供向けの「柔道教室」が開かれています。

        柔道教室についての詳細は、http://www.budopoint.de/judo4kids をご覧ください。

        • 次回の空手道昇級審査は、222日(日)に開かれます。申込用紙・審査課題はこちら

          • 新年度の「初心者向け翻訳講座」は、毎週金曜日の11:30am~12:30pmに開かれます。受講料は毎回20ドルで、いつでもドロップイン参加できます。

            • 英語/英会話 (ESL) の個人指導を致します。english@jpnarts.org までメールでお問い合わせ/お申し込みください。

              • ヨガクラスは、只今、初回無料お試し期間中!水曜日9時半から朝ヨガしましょう!

              • 着物の着付け教室は1月10日(土)10-12時です。


                • キッズダンス教室の時間が変わります。4-5歳 Kid's Dance は日曜日の 4:00~5:00pm、 2-3歳 Kid's Dance は日曜日の5:00~5:30pm です。
              • 月曜日 9:30 ~ 10:30 am
              • 水曜日 9:00 ~ 10:00 am