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Week of Mar 28 – Apr 3

This Thursday, March 30, at 7:30pm is Instructor Training. Anyone who is currently a lead, assistant, or aspiring instructor should plan to attend. The next big Soji Day is this Saturday, April 1, from 3:15 to 5PM or so. Open to students of all ages and their families. Uniform swap!! If you have any uniforms […]

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Week of March 21 – 27

Colored belt promotions are this Thursday for adults. Everyone is welcome to join us and cheer on the testers. Thursday, March 23: Adult Promotions at 6:30pm An intro to self defense workshop is required for adults to promote to green belt. Please encourage all teens and adult colored belts to check the upcoming workshops page to sign […]

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Week of March 14 – 20

Summer uniforms begin Monday, March 13. If you do not have a Sun Dragon or Seido Karate shirt to wear instead of your gi top, we always have shirts for sale in the office. Next Thursday, March 16, at 7:30pm the Adult Advanced Topics class will be eligible for adult green belt and up students […]

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Week of Mar 7 – 13

This Thursday, March 9, at 7:30pm is a Board Meeting in place of Adult Advanced Topics. If you would like to know more about the Sun Dragon Board of Directors, talk to Sensei Joy. Colored belt promotions are this Saturday for kids and the week after Spring Break for adults. Everyone is welcome to join […]

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Week of Feb 28 – Mar 6

The first Thursday of every month at 7:30pm is Self Defense Special Topics. Any adult who has taken a 3-hour intro workshop is invited to join us. March 2nd at 7:30pm we will be practicing responding to hate speech as a target or bystander with Sensei Joy. Class is free, but you can register on […]

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Week of Feb 14 – 20

This Thursday, February 16, at 7:30pm the Adult Advanced Topics class will be eligible for adult green belt and up students and taught by Senpai George. Hope you can join us! Please join us for our next Reading / Discussion Group on Thursday, Feb 23 at 7:30pm. We will be discussing I Am Malala: The Girl […]

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Week of Feb 7 – 13

This Thursday, February 9, at 7:30pm is a Board Meeting in place of Adult Advanced Topics. If you would like to know more about the Sun Dragon Board of Directors, talk to Sensei Joy. If you haven’t taken the intro to self defense workshop and want to, check the upcoming workshops page to sign up. Basic Skills […]

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Week of January 31 – Feb 6

The first Thursday of every month at 7:30pm is Advanced Self Defense Special Topics class. Any adult (current student or not) who has taken the 3-hour basic skills class is welcome to join us. This week’s class will be taught by Sensei Joy! Don’t forget that Yoga is every Sunday at 10am. Class is open […]

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Week of Jan 24 – 30

This month’s action: sending postcards to our Senators and State Representative to tell them what is important to us. If you have postcards and postcard stamps to share, bring them. We will have blank postcards to color and addresses, so that you can fill them out. 2017 is the year we get involved! Instructor Training: […]

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Week of Jan 17 – 23

Colored belt promotions are coming. Everyone is welcome to join us and cheer on the testers. Thursday, Jan 19: Juniors Promotions at 4:30pm there will be no Juniors class at 3:45pm — come watch promotion instead Thursday, Jan 19: Youth Promotions at 5:30pm Monday, Jan 23: Adult Promotions at 6:30pm This Thursday, January 19, at […]

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Week of Jan 10 – 16

This Thursday, January 12, at 7:30pm is a Board Meeting in place of Adult Advanced Topics. If you would like to know more about the Sun Dragon Board of Directors, talk to Sensei Joy. If you haven’t taken the intro to self defense workshop and want to, check the upcoming workshops page to sign up. The women […]

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Week of Jan 3 – 9

The first Thursday of every month at 7:30pm is Advanced Self Defense Special Topics class. Any adult (current student or not) who has taken the 3-hour basic skills class is welcome to join us. This week will be ground fighting with Senpai George! This Saturday January 7 is Kagami Biraki, our annual all-school training and […]

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Week of Dec 17 – 22

If you pre-ordered a 2017 calendar, they’re waiting in the office for you to pick them up. Sun Dragon will be closed for Winter Break Friday, Dec 23rd through Monday, Jan 2nd. We will re-open for classes Tuesday, January 3rd. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable holiday! See you in 2017. The Saturday after […]

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Week of Dec 10 – 16

Share the holiday spirit with our Winter Food Drive! We are collecting non-perishable food for the Capitol of Texas Food Bank. Please bring any donations to the dojo before Saturday, Dec 17. Sun Dragon will be closed for Winter Break Friday, Dec 23rd through Monday, Jan 2nd. We will re-open for classes Tuesday, January 3rd. […]

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Week of Dec 3-9

In response to the recent surge in hate crimes, we have added two new Self Defense and Personal Safety classes to the calendar. Check the upcoming workshops page to sign up and learn how to defend yourselves and how to be an effective advocate for members of targeted communities. Prevention of Identity-Based Violence: Dec 3, […]

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Week of Nov 26-Dec 2

The dojo will be closed for Thanksgiving Break Wednesday, Nov 23 to Saturday, Nov 26. The Sunday yoga class on November 27th will happen as usual. In response to the recent surge in hate crimes, we have added two new Self Defense and Personal Safety classes to the calendar. Check the upcoming workshops page to […]

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Week of Nov 19-25

Please join us for our first Reading / Discussion Group on Monday, Nov 21 at 8pm. We will be discussing Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. All teens and adults are welcome. The dojo will be closed for Thanksgiving Break Wednesday, Nov 23 to Saturday, Nov 26. The Sunday yoga class on November […]

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Week of Nov 5 – 11

Winter Uniform season begins Monday, Nov 7. All students will be required to wear full uniforms. If you need a new gi top, please check with the office now. Students blue and up should have patches on their uniforms as well. November colored belt promotions are coming! If you are eligible, you will be pre-tested […]

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Week of Oct 29 – Nov 4

We are open Halloween night! All students are encouraged to wear your costumes and train with us Monday, October 31. We are looking forward to seeing all of the different costumes. Winter Uniform season begins Monday, Nov 7. All students will be required to wear full uniforms. If you need a new gi top, please […]

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Week of Oct 23 – 29

Winter Uniform season begins Monday, Nov 7. All students will be required to wear full uniforms. If you need a new gi top, please check with the office now. Students blue and up should have patches on their uniforms as well. Please join us for our first Reading / Discussion Group on Monday, Nov 21 […]

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