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Yokosuka Community Center

We provide a variety of arts and crafts and developmental lessons. The Community Center provides Japanese crafts classes, music lessons, educational aids, Japanese language lessons, Japanese cooking classes, selected martial arts, dance lessons (Japanese, jazz, hip-hop, belly dance, tap, and more) KUMON and more.


NOTICE: Community Center Class Registration and Payments for services offered in Yokosuka and Ikego can now be accepted at either site.


NOW HIRING! - We are looking for Teachers
We are seeking experienced, motivated, and exciting teachers, for kids & adult classes. We are seeking instructors to conduct classes in the English language for Japanese students, Japanese language for adults, Ballet Dance, Hip-Hop Dance, and Taiko Drums for ages 2 year old to adult. 

Please send your cover letter and resume via email to Tommie or Kevin. Yokosuka Community Center classes are conducted Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Contracts will be made between selected teachers and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Department. Class fees proposed by selected teachers will be per student and negotiated with Community Center.

For more information regarding teaching at the Yokosuka Community Center, please call 241-4111 or 046-896-4111 | 243-6713 or 046-816-6713.


Japanese Language Classes for Afloat and Tenant Commands
Here's a great opportunity to learn the Japanese language as MWR brings it to your command! Our experienced and motivated Japanese language instructors will visit your command to provide excellent Japanese language curriculums targeting those who want to enhance their Japanese conversation skills, as well as those aiming at mastering Japanese.

For more information please send an email to Tommie or Kevin or call 241-4111 or 046-896-4111 | 243-6713 or 046-816-6713.


Pottery Studio
The studio is available for patrons ages 7 and up; Baby/Child Hand/Foot Prints available Monday thru Saturday. Please inquire about open studio times and fees. For more information or to register, please call 241-3692 or 046-896-3692, or stop by The Pottery Studio located on the 1st floor of Bldg. B-48 (adjacent to the Outdoor Recreation Center and USO).

Upcoming Events

2018 Youth Summer Camp

Summer Camp • Yokosuka Community Center Register Here! • Dance Camp • Japanese Craft Camp • Art Camp • Gymnastics Camp Dance Camp • MWR Dance Studio Camp: June 18 - 22 Ages 6 - 9 • 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Ages 10 - 15 • 1 - 4 p.m. This camp is designed for boys and girls ages 6 to 15 years of age, from beginners all the way to advanced dancers. The c...Read More

Japanese Smart Start

Play, experience and learn! Parent participation required. Children will learn and develop skills in drawing, painting, Origami art, basic Japanese language, rhythmic exercises and more (at parent's request).Read More

Japanese Smart Start

Play, experience and learn! Parent participation required. Children will learn and develop skills in drawing, painting, Origami art, basic Japanese language, rhythmic exercises and more (at parent's request).Read More