Karate

Classes concentrate on karate punching, kicking, and blocking basics. Students learn to count from 1 to 10 in Japanese and learn basic Japanese phrases used in the dojo. Have fun doing drills geared toward coordination and exercise in a structured and disciplined environment. This program has its own ranking system and its purpose is to prepare younger students for the karate class.  
Location: Carbon Valley Recreation Center

BENNETT'S KARATE

Uechi  Ryu Karate Do is a karate style of the Uechi family in Okinawa, Japan. It is derived from Pangainoon Kung Fu developed in Southern China pertaining to the three animal systems; Dragon, Tiger, and Crane. This is a structured class promoting self-defense, coordination, balance, and self-control for all ages and skill levels. Age: 7 and up

Saturdays, 10-10:30 am    
September 8-29    
October 6-27    
November 3-24*  
Fee: $37 D, $47 ND

Thursdays, 6:45-7:45 pm
$37 D, $47 ND
September 6-29    
October 4-27
November 1-29*    
December 1-29*
*No class November 22 or December 22
Fee: $37 D, $47 ND, second class is additional $12

Saturdays, 10:30-11:30 am
September 6-29    
October 4-27
November 1-29*    
December 1-29*
*No class November 22 or December 22
Fee: $37 D, $47 ND, second class is additional $12

Additional costs/Information Karate equipment is bought through the instructor, not through the Carbon  Valley Recreation Center. Testing is held at Bennett’s Karate school in Erie.

Uniform (“gi”), belt, patch package: $50
Student membership: 
 $35 paid annually

Belt testing and class cancellations due to recreation center closures will be made up at Bennett's Karate dojo in Erie.