2018 Aikido and Tai Chi at Open Sky
About Open Sky Martial Arts Classes
Adult Aikido: All adult Aikido classes are included in adult Aikido students’ monthly fees. Attendance in the advanced Tuesday evening class needs permission of Sensei. Year round except for major holidays and seminar weekends. Students interested in classes with * should contact the teaching instructor.
Kids Aikido: All classes are appropriate for school-age kids ages 7-14. Advanced kids classes, when offered, are for students with at least orange belts and permission of the instructor. Teens are welcome to come to adult aikido classes with prior permission. Kids Aikido classes are offered during the school year, in Fall and Spring terms.
Current Terms: Winter/Spring Term Jan 8 – May 23, 2018.
Tai Chi: Open Sky offers Tai Chi classes in 5 to 10 class sessions that focus on basic movements and Tai Chi principles, then on learning the first form of Chen style tai chi. The Wednesday Tai Chi classes are for beginners. Monday classes study Laojia Yilu, old first Chen form and push hands. Monday class by permission of the instructor.
Current Terms: Winter 2018 Intermediate session: Mondays Jan 8 – Mar 5. Winter Beginners: Wednesdays, Jan 10 – Mar 7. Spring 2018- 9 week sessions. Mondays Intrm. Mar 12.; Wed Beg. March Mar 14.
School Closings: Open Sky is closed on Thanksgiving Day and the Wednesday preceding Thanksgiving in November; and Christmas, Christmas Eve, and New Year’s day in December and January. Some classes are cancelled if there is a conflict during seminar weekends. To receive notices about weather closings and special events visit our contact page to join the Open Sky mailing list and Facebook page.