Wednesday, October 31, 2018

December 4th, 2018 - CJS Bonenkai・忘年会

As 2018 gradually draws to a close, it's time once again for our annual Bonenkai year-end celebration. What better way to spend a Tuesday evening then meeting old friends, enjoying an assortment of delicious Japanese food and maybe even winning a prize, all right in the heart of downtown?

This year's Bonenkai will be held on Tuesday, December 4th at KAKA All You Can Eat (655 Bay Street) from 6:30 PM. Admission is $25 for CJS members and $30 for non-members (tax and tip are included). Drinks are extra. You must RSVP by email (steve@cjst.ca) to confirm your attendance. We can accommodate a maximum of 100 people.

In addition to the usual door prizes, there will also be a 50/50 draw, with the proceeds going to support the Japanese Social Services Holiday Drive.

In summary:

KAKA All You Can Eat - 655 Bay Street
Tuesday, December 4th, 6:30 PM
$25 for members; $30 for non-members (tax and tip included; drinks extra)
Must RSVP to confirm attendance (steve@cjst.ca)
100 attendants max

We look forward to seeing you all there!

Saturday, October 27, 2018

November 17, 2018 - CJS Hockey Night In Canada @ Coca-Cola Coliseum

Please join the Canada Japan Society in cheering on the 2018 Calder Cup champions Toronto Marlies as they take on the Binghamton Devils.


The CJS has secured a block of discounted group tickets for this evening's game that will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment must be received in advance in order to reserve your ticket (cash or e-transfer).

When: Saturday, November 17th, 7:00 PM
Where: Coca-Cola Coliseum, Exhibition Place
  • TTC 509 or 511 streetcar
  • GO Transit Exhibition Station
Price: $30 (Centre-ice seats)

For more information or to reserve tickets and arrange payments, please email Steven Hodder at steve@cjst.ca by November 7th!

November 1st, 2018 - Ichimokukai ・一木会

This is a reminder that the next CJS Ichimokukai will be on November 1st, 2018. This will be the last Ichimokukai of 2018. Our December Bounenkai will be announced over the coming weeks.

Ichimokukai
Thursday, November 1st
6-10 pm
Manpuku Japanese Eatery
105 McCaul Street
Units 29-31 (in the Village by the Grange building, south of the Food Court)

There is a $5 cover charge for non-CJS members.

Discounts are available for groups of three or more people

Friday, September 21, 2018

October 4th, 2018 - Ichimokukai ・一木会

This is a reminder that the next CJS Ichimokukai event will be on October 4th, 2018. For those of you interested in attending our upcoming curling event in October, this would be a good time to buy your ticket.

October's Ichimokukai will feature a special live jazz performance by musicians Hiro Suzuki and Sunghee Yoon.

Hiro Suzuki is a jazz guitarist born in Kanagawa, Japan. He began playing guitar at age 13, and started drums at 15. During college, he played in the orchestra pit for several musicals, including Hairspray and Bye Bye Birdie. After winning a jazz competition for college students in Tokyo (2012), he taught guitar at Kurosawa Music School for over 3 years. He currently performs and teaches in Toronto.

Sunghee Yoon is a musician born in Seoul, South Korea. He started playing guitar at the age of 12, studied at Dong-Ah Institution of Media and Arts, and is currently enrolled in the Jazz Program at Humber College. He is also a percussionist, specializing in Latin percussions. He has played with Escola Alegria and A Fantástica Bateria de Toronto as a percussionist.

Ichimokukai
Thursday, October 4th
6-10 pm
Manpuku Japanese Eatery
105 McCaul Street
Units 29-31 (in the Village by the Grange building, south of the Food Court)

There is a $5 cover charge for non-CJS members.

Discounts are available for groups of three or more people

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

September 6th, 2018 - Ichimokukai ・一木会

This is a reminder that the next CJS Ichimokukai event will be on September 6th, 2018. For those of you interested in attending our upcoming curling event in October, this would be a good time to buy your ticket.

Ichimokukai
Thursday, September 6th
6-10 pm
Manpuku Japanese Eatery
105 McCaul Street
Units 29-31 (in the Village by the Grange building, south of the Food Court)

There is a $5 cover charge for non-CJS members.
Discounts are available for groups of three or more people