Dojo Events, Workshops, and Other Announcements!

Our regular classes for adults & teens continue to meet on all holidays except Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Our Family Aikido Program closes for some holidays and for Spring Break and Winter Break — all upcoming closures will be listed on this page.

Tuesday, November 20th: No Family Aikido Program class today. The Tuesday evening adult/teen class will still meet as usual.

Thursday, November 22nd: No classes — dojo closed for Thanksgiving Day.

Monday, December 24th: We are OPEN for class on Christmas Eve.

Tuesday, December 25th: No classes — dojo closed for Christmas Day.

Tuesday, December 25th through Thursday, January 3rd: Family Aikido Program closed for Winter Break (other classes meet as usual).

Monday, December 31st: We are OPEN for class on New Year’s Eve.

IN JANUARY, ALL ADULT CLASSES ARE FREE FOR NEW STUDENTS! If you’re new to our dojo, just show up at any class, 30 minutes before the scheduled start time. Wear long pants you can move in and bring a water bottle. Click here for our class schedule.

Tuesday, January 1st: We are OPEN for class on New Year’s Day.

Tuesday, January 8th: Family Aikido Program classes resume.

Sunday, January 27th: Join us for a free aikido class and potluck party! Arrive at 12:30pm for class, then stick around afterward for the potluck and party which will run until 3:30pm.

Sunday, February 24th: Longtime dojo member Alan Hodges tests for sandan (3rd degree black belt). If you’re a dojo member, come join us on the mat for training and then for the test. And if you’re a member of the broader dojo community, come watch the test! Show up at 12:30pm if you’ll be on the mat, or at 2:30pm if you’re watching. We’ll finish up at 4pm and then go out and celebrate.

Tuesday, April 2nd & Thurday, April 4th: Family Aikido Program closed for Spring Break (other classes meet as usual).

Sunday, June 9th: Longtime dojo member Tibor Gyimesi tests for sandan (3rd degree black belt). If you’re a dojo member, come join us on the mat for training and then for the test. And if you’re a member of the broader dojo community, come watch the test! Show up at 12:30pm if you’ll be on the mat, or at 2:30pm if you’re watching. We’ll finish up at 4pm and then go out and celebrate.

Sunday, October 13th: Longtime dojo member Monika Tippie tests for nidan (2nd degree black belt). If you’re a dojo member, come join us on the mat for training and then for the test. And if you’re a member of the broader dojo community, come watch the test! Show up at 12:30pm if you’ll be on the mat, or at 2:30pm if you’re watching. We’ll finish up at 4pm and then go out and celebrate.

For a more detailed listing of dojo events, see the Aikido Shusekai Events Page on Facebook.