shapeimage_1Welcome to the website of the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre of Montreal (JCCCM). Formally established as a non-profit, community organization in 1975, the JCCCM serves as a meeting point for the Japanese Canadian community as well as for all those interested in Japanese culture in the Greater Montreal Area. In particular, the Centre provides a focal point where the unique history and cultural heritage of the Montreal Japanese Canadian community can be sustained, promoted, and shared by all, irrespective of cultural background. With the changing demographic nature of the community, particularly the influx of immigration from Japan (from post-war to the present) as well as a large interest from individuals of non-Japanese heritage, the JCCCM also offers and supports a variety of cultural, educational, social, and recreational activities to promote and develop a spirit of mutual understanding, appreciation, and cooperation between all facets of our diverse community as well as with the general public.

Opening Hours

The JCCCM’s office hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am to 4 pm.

The Library Hours


<JCCCM Holiday Craft and Food Sale: Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, 1-4 pm>  

Don’t miss our annual craft and food sale! Lot’s of unique items perfect for the holiday gifts and our famous Japanese and non-Japanese sweets. The cafeteria will offer Udon, Chirashi-suhi, sweet and more! For more info, click here.

 <“Kaiwa” Langauge exchange: Nov. 26, 2017 at 2 pm>

This language exchange is getting bigger and bigger! For more info, click here.

<Movie screening:Free admission, donation accepted:Nov. 26, 2017 at 4:30 pm >

“Brave Story”  – Japanese with English sub-titles

A boy passes through a magic gateway to another realm and embarks on a perilous journey to change his destiny.


<Hocho (Japanese style cooking knife) sharpening service: Dec.18 , 2017>

For more info

<Chirstmas Flower Arrangement Workshop by Hiromi Ono Fleur Design:Nov. 24 & Dec. 15, 2017>

For more details, click here.

<Mochi for sale>

Thanks to the volunteers and people came to buy and eat fresh mochi, one of our biggest fundraising events was a great success!

We still have mochi for sale.   *** $5 per pound (about 10 mochi)*** 

First come, first served. Quantity limited. Must try!

< New schedule!  ESSENTRICS Fitness Class: every Wednesday 11:30-12:30 >

more activities to come!

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