Toronto Kendo Club Location & Practice Schedule

Membership Information

New Members can join in January, April, July or October.

Joseph J. Piccininni Centre
1369 St. Clair Ave West
(Southwest Corner, Front entrance)

Tuesdays – (October to August)
7:30-9:00 PM – Advanced Level

Saturdays – (October to June)
3:30-4:30 PM (Beginners Kendo)
4:30-6:00 PM – All Levels (Adults & Juniors)

Note: We focus on kata practice each month.
For KATA reference – two videos from the All Japan Kendo Federation Channel on:
Nihon Kendo Kata – Bokuto ni yoru kendo kihon kata

Coming by TTC from Subway Stations:

From St. Clair Avenue West Subway Station, take 512 westbound streetcar (Keele or Lansdowne) and get off at Lansdowne Ave.
From Lansdowne Subway Station, take any northbound 47 bus to St.Clair Avenue West.

Parking: There’s street parking on Lansdowne Ave, Harvie Ave., Nairn Ave & St. Clarens Ave. but do check the signs for handicap designated zones. Street parking along St. Clair Ave. West are meters that allow 3 hour maximum. Check the signs for the parking information if you plan on driving to the practices. The closest Parking Lot is two blocks east of JJP with a second one further east. Together, it’s around a 5-10 minute walk to JJP.