All memberships are now $60.00 US
As of April 2021 our newsletter To-Ron is digital only. We are no
longer sending a printed newsletter. Therefore, there is no additional cost for
Annual Dues: $60.00 US
Applications for membership starting after January are prorated as of the date
of application. For details see the chart at the bottom of the
To renew, or join for a
FULL-YEAR, using a
memberships receive a free copy of the
NTHK Novice Course ( 228
pages, in English) with their first issue. The Novice
Course is an introduction to sword history and kantei by none other than
Sensei and was translated by Gordon Robson DRE. Besides an overview of major
schools and artists it includes a guide to making your own oshigata, an
excellent way to study your blades in depth.
To join midyear, or to pay by check:
Benefits to all members of the NCJSC:
12 monthly digital issues of the newsletter, To-Ron.
Materials published by the NCJSC are free to members, or available at cost.
New members currently receive a copy of the "NTHK Novice Course" with their
Welcome to attend all meetings of the club, including Board of Directors
Opportunity to submit your Nihonto related items for publication in the To-Ron and this web site.
and visiting members also benefit
Getting involved with local club projects and