News and Announcements

Week of April 24 – 30

Book Discussion Group Thurs. April 26, 7:30pm. Open to all teens and adults, we will feature “Exit West” by Mohsin Hamid. Yoga is now available at Sun Dragon two days a week! We have classes with Coty every Sunday at 10:30am and with Angie every Wednesday at Noon. Classes are open to all registered adult students. Adult […]

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Week of April 17 – 23

Yoga is now available at Sun Dragon two days a week! We have classes with Coty every Sunday at 10:30am and with Angie every Wednesday at Noon. Classes are open to all registered adult students. Adult family members and friends of Sun Dragon students can join with a yoga membership for $45 per month. This Thursday, […]

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Week of April 10 – 16

April 15 is the last day to get the early bird discount on Summer Camp tuition. Sun Dragon’s full-day (8:45-5:15) Summer camp is open to elementary school age kids of all genders (Kinder-5th/6th grade) — this is open to everyone, not just karate students. Sign your child up today! Personal Safety & Conflict Resolution for […]

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Week of March 27 – April 2

Sensei Joy, Senpai KJ, Senpai Graham, Senpai Laura, and Senpai Vanessa will be in New York April 4 – 8 for Black Belt Promotions at Honbu. We are all cheering them on as Senpais KJ and Graham test for Yondan (4th degree) and Senpai Vanessa tests for Nidan (2nd degree)! Class changes are listed below: […]

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Week of March 20 – 27

Colored belt promotions are this week. Everyone is invited to join us at the promotions and cheer on the testers! Thursday, 22 Mar at 6:30pm: Adults Saturday, 24 Mar at 10:15am: Little Dragons and Juniors Little Dragons class will take place as scheduled Saturday, 24 Mar at 11am: Youth Advanced Youth class will take place […]

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Week of Feb 27 – Mar 5

Book Talk and Free Self Defense Demo: Sat. Mar 3, 4pm at Bookwoman. Join us for an informative and hands-on presentation about the history of women’s self defense featuring Wendy Rouse, author of Her Own Hero: The Origins of the Women’s Self Defense Movement, and Sensei Joy. Spring Big Soji Day: Sat. Mar 17, 3:15pm. […]

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Week of Feb 20 – 27

Book Discussion Group: Thurs. Feb 22, 7:30pm. Open to all teens and adults, we will feature “Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood” by Marjane Satrapi. Spring Big Soji Day: Sat. Mar 17, 3:15pm. Twice a year we have big Soji Days where we do deep cleaning and fix things that need small repairs. We actually […]

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Week of Feb 13 – 20

Adults Advanced Class: Thurs. Feb 15, 7:30 pm. All adult students green belt and up. Class is taught by Senpai KJ. Book Discussion Group: Thurs. Feb 22, 7:30pm. Open to all teens and adults, we will feature “Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood” by Marjane Satrapi. Don’t forget that Yoga is every Sunday at 10am. […]

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Week of Jan 30 – Feb 5

Instructor Training: Thurs. Feb 1, 7:30 pm. All black belt students and instructors are encouraged to attend instructor training. Starting February 5: Sensei Joy teaching Adult All Levels, Mondays at 6:30pm Don’t forget that Yoga is every Sunday at 10am. Class is open to all registered adult students. Adult family members and friends of Sun Dragon […]

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Week of Jan 23 – 29

Colored belt promotions are this week. Everyone is invited to join us at the promotions and cheer on the testers! We will have a voter registration station at the dojo during kids’ promotions, to make it easier for everyone to register to vote this year. Thursday, 25 Jan at 6:30pm: Adults Saturday, 27 Jan at […]

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Week of Jan 16 – 22

Pretesting for colored belt promotions continues until Saturday, January 20. If you have any questions about pretesting, ask Sensei Joy or one of the Senpais. Everyone is invited to join us at the promotions and cheer on the testers! Thursday, 25 Jan at 6:30pm: Adults Saturday, 27 Jan at 10:15am: Little Dragons and Juniors Little Dragons […]

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Week of Jan 9 – 15

Monday, January 15, we will put our values into action and attend the Martin Luther King, Jr. March & Rally. There will not be classes at the dojo that day. Meet at 9am at the Dr. MLK statue on the UT Campus. Wear your Sun Dragon shirt! Pretesting for colored belt promotions continues until January […]

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Weeks of Dec 19 – Jan 2

DOJO CLOSED FOR WINTER HOLIDAY: Dec 22 – Jan 2. Adult Special Topics Class:  Thursday, January 4 at 7:30pm. Open to all adult students. All students and family members are invited to celebrate the new year at Kagami Biraki on Saturday, Jan. 6. This Seido New Year’s tradition is a chance to reflect on our […]

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Week of Dec 12 – 18

Adult Special Topics Class:  Thursday, December 14 at 7:30pm board breaking for all adults taught by Senpai KJ. Board Meeting: This Friday, December 15, at 6:30pm. Sun Dragon is a not-for-profit organization. If you (or someone you know) is interested in joining the board of directors, talk to Sensei Joy. Sandan Class:  Thursday, December 21 […]

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Week of Dec 5 – 11

This Thursday, December 7, at 7:30pm: First Thursday Self Defense Special Topics taught by Sensei Joy. Everyone who has completed our introductory Self Defense workshop is eligible to attend. Sun Dragon will have a Youth Black Belt Test on Saturday, Dec 9, 10am-2pm. Please join us! You are welcome to come at any time during […]

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Week of Nov 28 – Dec 4

This Thursday, Nov 30, the 7:30pm class will be an Adult Advanced Class (Green and up) taught by Senpai KJ. Pre-order your Sun Dragon 2018 Calendar before Dec 2! We have a sign-up sheet in the dojo or you can buy one in our online store. Each calendar is $20, which can be added to your January […]

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Week of Nov 15 – 21

It’s a Wedding Party! Celebrate Sensei Joy & Stephanie’s wedding this Sat, November 18 from 6 PM – 9 PM at Senpai DA and Bart’s house. Bring a dish and drinks to share. Flyers with a map are at the dojo. Pre-order your Sun Dragon 2018 Calendar before Dec 2! We have a sign-up sheet in the […]

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Week of Nov 8 – 14

Winter Uniform season is here. 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. This Thursday at 7:30pm is board meeting. Sun Dragon is a not-for-profit organization. If you would […]

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Week of Nov 1 – 7

Pretesting for colored belt promotions continues until November 4. Everyone is invited to watch the  promotions and cheer on the testers. Saturday, 11 Nov at 10:15am: Little Dragons and Juniors Little Dragons class will take place as scheduled Saturday, 11 Nov at 11am: Youth Advanced Youth class will take place as scheduled Thursday, 16 Nov […]

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Week of Oct 10-16

This Thursday, October 12, at 7:30pm is a Board Meeting in place of Adult Advanced Topics. Sun Dragon is a not-for-profit organization. If you would like to know more about the Sun Dragon Board of Directors, talk to Sensei Joy. Thursday, June 22, at 7:30pm, the Book Reading / Discussion Group is discussing “The Truth About […]

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