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Karate for Kids

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Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Age:Child  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements. 

No flavored drinks are allowed. Everyone must be dressed in athletic clothing. No jeans, boots, shoes, and khakis. All personal items must be locked and secured in the locker room.

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Karate for Teens

(M)

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Age:Teen  

This Japanese martial art focuses on striking techniques as a form of self-defense.  A deeply ethical fighting tradition, it incorporates philosophical and physical elements. 

No flavored drinks are allowed. Everyone must be dressed in athletic clothing. No jeans, boots, shoes, and khakis. All personal items must be locked and secured in the locker room.

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Kata

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Tuesday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center, 670 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Child  

Kata are systematic movements used in connection with martial arts like karate, judo and kendo. They are traditionally practiced in Japan to get better at these martial arts.

Introducing kata to kids is a fun and simple way to familiarize them with martial arts.

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Kata and Sparring

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Saturday: 3:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center, 670 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Adult / Senior  

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Kickboxing

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Wednesday: 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 8, 2014
End Date: November 30, 2014
Age:Adult  

Feel powerful as you execute elements of boxing and martial arts through punches, kicks and strikes.  It's a total body workout that strengthens agility, balance and coordination.

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Martial Arts

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Monday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Age:Child / Teen / Adult  

Children, youth and adults learn self-defense techniques which stress hand and foot combat in this mixed martial arts class.

Instructor: Joe Steed

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Martial Arts

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Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Crotona Park Community Center, 1700 Fulton Avenue, Bronx

Age:Teen / Child  

Martial Arts instruction for children 11-14 on Wednesday and teens 14-18 on Thursday.

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Mixed Martial Arts/Self-Defense

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Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.
Thursday: 6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

McCarren Play Center, 776 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 8, 2014
End Date: November 30, 2014
Age:Teen / Adult  

Get fit and have fun in this combat sport that incorporates techniques from a variety of martial arts forms.  Enhance cardiovascular conditioning, muscle strength, balance, coordination and concentration in this popular modern sport.

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Self-Defense

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Tuesday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Thursday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Friday: 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center, 670 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

Age:Adult / Senior  

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Tai Chi in the Park

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.

Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan| Map it

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Tai Chi in the Park

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.

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Tai Chi in the Park

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.

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Tai Chi in the Park

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.

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