Kids Day Off Camps

School days off with fun Japanese cultural activities


A collage of four photographs of children ages 5-12 years. Each of the photographs depicts the children in different stages of creating a Japanese calligraphy piece or eating maki sushi.

Location: JASC, 4427 N. Clark St. Chicago

Dates and Times: See table below

Cost per child: Varies, see table below

Participants: Ages 5-12 years old, limited to 12 students Maximum.
*This event is open to the public.
*Parents are not expected to stay with participants during the camp.
*The camp size is between 5 to 12 students. If not enough students register, we will cancel the camp.

Activities: Japanese calligraphy, Holiday cookie making, Winter flower arrangement, Anime drawing, Japanese tea workshop


Before coming to the class, please make sure to:

  • Wear clothes that are OK to get stained. (Black ink is used in the calligraphy lesson)
  • Bring a water bottle
  • Inform the teacher if your child has any allergies
Saturday 12/21
Winter Break
9:30am - 12:30pm
@Nutrition Room and Kitchen
Holiday Cookie Making
Friday 12/27
Winter Break
1:00pm - 4:00 pm
Japanese Tea Workshop

& Japanese sweets making
Member: $36 (sibling discount $26)
Non-member: $42 (sibling discount $33)
Sunday 1/5
Winter Break
9:30am - 12:30pm
Calligraphy Camp
Monday 1/20
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Winter Flower Arrangement

& Snack making
Monday 2/17
President's Day
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Anime Drawing


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