Churakids Cooking Club


Churakids Cooking Club is a cooking classroom experience for kindergarten and elementary school students. We will be preparing a variety of dishes from scratch using local ingredients. Our aim is to discover the fun and satisfaction that comes from appreciating all the effort that goes into the art of cooking. All of our activities are done in a friendly cross-cultural environment where Japanese and American students work together towards common goals.


December 10, 2017
Vol.10 “Jewel Cookies”

英語クッキングクラブChristmas is almost here!🎄 This time we are going to challenge making Sparkling Jewel cookie ornaments!✨ You can hang them on your Christmas tree and make it a wonderful Christmas!🙂

December 10(Sun)
10:00-12:00 [4-6 years old]
13:00-15:00 [6-10 years old]
Okinawa City Culture Plaza
Okinawa-ken, Okinawa-shi, Takahara, 7-35-1 [Map]
3,000 yen (including material costs)
*There will be a 10% discount for the second child, and a 20% discount for the third child when participating with siblings.
20 Students per each class
  • Unfortunately due to size constraints, parents cannot attend this event. However we will be taking plenty of pictures and video and will make it all available to you!
  • If your application is received after the class limit has been reached, it will be placed on the waiting list. After the sign-up deadline, we will inform you whether you can participate by email.

If you have previously applied to one of our events please click here to Sign up.


October 1, 2017 (closed)
Vol.9“Halloween Hamburger Steak”

英語クッキングクラブHalloween is coming soon! This time the Cooking Club’s challenge will be to make “Hamburger Steak” Let’s put cute Halloween decorations on the yummy hamburger steak!😆💕

July 16, 2017 (closed)
Vol.8 “Somen Noodles”

英語クッキングクラブFor our next cooking club, we will be making “Somen” just in time for the hot Summer season☀ Somen is a very popular cold noodle dish in Japan that is loved by everyone of all ages! We will learn how to boil noodles and decorate it with cute and healthy toppings. Why don’t you join us!😆💕

May 27/28, 2017 (closed)
Vol.7 “Bamboo Shoot Rice”

英語クッキングクラブIn this month’s cooking club, we will celebrate the spring season🌸 by making “Bamboo Shoot Rice”!🎵 Bamboo shoots are naturally bitter so we will demonstrate how to get rid of the bitterness as well as show how a natural bamboo shoot looks and feels.😆 Come join us in making this delicious seasonal dish!✨

March 19, 2017 (closed)
Vol.6 “Chirashi-Zushi”

英語クッキングクラブHinamatsuri, or Girls’ Day🌸 is a special day in Japan. To celebrate continued health and happiness, we are making Chirashi-zushi, which means scattered sushi✨ Come join us and create your own with cute decorations! Boys are welcome too, of course!😉

January 29, 2017 (closed)
Vol.5 “Mochi-Tsuki”

英語クッキングクラブMochi-tsuki is an important tradition in preparation for the New Year in Japan. For this event we will make this Japanese traditional treat the old fashioned way, using ‘Anko’ which are Red Sweet Beans, ‘Kinako’ Soybean Powder, and Soy Sauce. Why don’t you join us! 🙂

December 4, 2016 (closed)
Vol.4 “Jewel Cookies”

英語クッキングクラブChristmas is almost here! This time we are going to challenge making Sparkling Jewel cookie ornaments! You can hang them on your Christmas tree and make it a wonderful Christmas! 🙂

September 18, 2016 (closed)
Vol.3 “Pumpkin Pudding”

英語クッキングクラブ かぼちゃプリンHalloween is right around the corner! This time we are going to make pumpkin sweets! The recipe is really easy to follow and your children can make it for you at home!

June 26, 2016 (closed)
Vol.2 “Vegetable Dango Dumplings”

英会話クッキングクラブThis time we will be making traditional 3 color Japanese rice dumplings. These sweet treats are a staple of summer in Japan and we will be making them from scratch. Our special twist on this recipe will use healthy vegetable-based ingredients!

April 4, 2016 (closed)
Vol.1 “Okinawa Soba”

沖縄そばOur first session this year will be the classic and much loved Okinawa Soba. We are all so used to eating soba in a shop, it will be quite a different experience to make it yourself! Please join us!

Photo Gallery

We’ve had quite a few Cooking Club Events over the years and they have always been a blast! Have a look at some of these photos and videos of our past events.

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