Give Thanks Early at J-Sei's Harvest Festival Luncheon

Celebrate the harvest season at J-Sei with a special community luncheon featuring the traditional Thanksgiving feast – turkey, stuffing, and all the trimmings. We are thankful for the seniors that connect with us throughout the year. Enjoy this time together remembering all that we are grateful for.

RSVP required. Space is limited. Lunch cost is $10/person. Parking available at Fratelanza Club. Call (510) 654-4000 or email Tiffany to RSVP.

Thanks for joining us at J-Sei's 6th Annual Family Festival!

J-Sei’s 6th annual Family Festival was on Sunday, September 10 from 11am to 3pm. We celebrate Grandparent’s Day with musical and dance entertainment, hands- on Japanese crafts, demonstrations and a delicious variety of food orered by member organizations. There were plenty plenty of cultural activities that suit all ages.

Look out for our Family Festival again next year on Grandparents Day. This event is always free and open to all so include your family and friends and be prepared to enjoy the day!

Japanese Storyteller Megumi Fleming, Tatsumaki Taiko, Sakura Ren, Hakata Kai, Daruma no Gakko, Halau O Ka Ua Lililehua

Hands-on Activities
Mochi Making, Sashiko fabric dyeing, Japanese knot tying, Manga illustration, Origami

Kahlua Pork Sliders, Curry Rice, Plate Lunch, Spicy Noodles, Lumpia, Spam Musubi, Manju, Shaved Ice, Snack Mix, Sweet Potato

The Caning Shop, Soho Sakai School of Sogetsu Ikebana, Asahi Beer Tasting

Community Organizations
Berkeley Buddhist Temple, Berkeley Higashi Honganji, Berkeley Methodist United, Buena Vista UMC, Contra Costa JACL, Halau O Ka Ua Lililehua, Japanese Christian Church of Walnut Creek, Lake Park UMC/Faith Community Church UCC, Sakura Kai, Sycamore Congregational Church, Yiu-Mienh Baptist Church

For a printable flyer, click here.

Take A Look At Our New Home

J-Sei is pleased to announce our move into our new Emeryville home, where we now offer expanded programs and services. Whether you're interested in learning a new dance, hearing a lecture, or having a meal with friends, we have all of that for you in our new expanded space. Please drop by for a visit or sign up for one of our many programs.

Upcoming Events

For a full list of upcoming programs, events, and classes, visit our full calendar.

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