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School Open Today: Tuesday, November 12

Broadway Family Karate will be open today, Tuesday, November 12.  Lessons will meet on our regular schedule.

See you in class today!


Exam Preparation Camp: Sunday, November 17

We will have a special Exam Preparation Camp for all students this Sunday, November 17.

This camp is to prepare for the Autumn Term Promotion Exams coming up in our lessons the week of November 18-22.  This camp will give you a little extra preparation for the promotion exams, so that you will be able to do your very best.  We will review the exam material together during these sessions.  Participation counts for 2 Class Credits.

Please follow this link for complete information, including times:  Preparation Camp Autumn 2019 Flyer

Please register at the school or contact us by phone or email if you plan to participate in the Exam Preparation Camp.

 


Community Service Project: Coats for the Cold

We’re getting in touch to let you know about the current Coats for the Cold Community Service Project.  This has been organized by Mr. Ben Brown, as one of the parts of his promotion exam for 2nd Dan.

Mr. Brown will be collecting new and gently-used winter coats through Saturday, November 9.  He has set out a couple of bins at the school for donations.  If you would, please check through your closets during the next few days to see if you have any coats that you may have outgrown or no longer use.


Closed for Halloween: Thursday, October 31

Just a reminder that we will be closed today, Thursday, October 31 for Halloween.  No lessons will meet today.

Lessons will resume on our normal schedule on Friday, November 1.

Please follow this link to download the guidelines for safe Trick-or-Treating:  Halloween Safety Tips.

Have a safe and happy Halloween!


School Open for Lessons: Tuesday, October 29

Broadway Family Karate will be open today, Tuesday, October 29.  The power is back on, and the cables are being cleared away from our front door.  Lessons will meet on our regular schedule.

See you in class today!


Board Breaking for Wesley House Community Service Project: Sunday, November 3

We have a Board Breaking for Wesley House Black Belt Community Service Project coming up on the afternoon of Sunday, November 3.  This has been organized by Mr. Will Suters, as one of the parts of his promotion exam for 2nd Dan.

We will host a Board Breaking Workshop in support of the Wesley House mission in the Mechanicsville, Beaumont and Lonsdale communities.  This is open to Honors students ages 6 and older.  Both tigers and Fundamentals students will also be allowed to participate.  With our Tigers and Fundamentals students, we will carefully go over board breaking basics, and then the student will have the option of trying their first board break.  No one will be required to attempt a break if they don’t feel ready for this.

We will meet at First Lutheran School in their gym, 1207 North Broadway, Knoxville, TN  37917 — across Broadway from the Channel 10 studios.

Workshops will meet as follows:

2:00pm — Tigers (ages 4 & 5)

2:30pm — Juniors (ages 6-8)

3:30pm — Pre-Teens, Teens & Adults (ages 9 & up)

Regular lessons will not meet at our school on Sunday, November 3.

If you wish to participate, we would ask that you please provide a new or gently-used children’s toy for donation in support of the Wesley House mission.  We have set out a bin at the school where you can leave donated items.  Monetary donations are also welcome.

Participation will count for 2 Class Credits.  Please register at the school if you plan to participate, or get in touch by phone or email if you will be attending.

Please follow this link to download your workshop schedule:  Wesley House information flyer November 2019

Please follow this link to find out more about Wesley House:  https://www.wesleyhouse.com/

 


Black Belt Community Service Project: Sunday, October 27

We will have our Halloween Safety Seminar this coming Sunday, October 27, at 3:30pm.  We’ll be covering the American Red Cross Guidelines for safe trick-or-treating together.

This is Mr. Andrew Blake’s Black Belt Community Service Project.  He is collecting new and gently used children’s books for the Empty Stocking Fund.  If you would, please bring a book to donate when you join us on Sunday.

This seminar is for all families who participate in trick-or-treating, and is especially worthwhile for parents or older children who will be supervising trick-or-treaters on Halloween.  We will also have special free healthy treat bags for the first 25 people to register, courtesy of Pratt’s Country Store.  We’ll have a sign-up sheet available at the school for you to register.  You do not have to be a current student at Broadway Family Karate ot participate in this special seminar.

Please feel free to bring family and friends with you.  Please wear your Halloween costume if you possibly can.

Please follow this link to download your information flyer:  Halloween Safety Flyer Color 2019

Participation in the Halloween Safety Seminar will count for 2 Class Credits.


Achievement Stripe Make Up: Sunday, October 27

We will have a special Achievement Stripe test session this coming Sunday, October 27, at 2:30pm.  This will take place immediately before our Halloween Safety Seminar.

This is for all Tigers, Fundamentals and Honors students who are eligible to test for one of your Achievement stripes.  Participation will count for 2 Class Credits.  Please join us promptly at 2:30pm on Sunday.

Please follow this link to download your information flyer:  Achievement Stripe Test Flyer:  Sunday, October 27.


Fall Break Week: October 7-13

This is the Fall Break week for the Knox County Schools.  We will be closed over the coming weekend, Friday through Sunday, October 11-13.  No lessons will meet on these days.

Lessons will meet on our normal schedule Monday-Thursday, October 7-10.  We look forward to seeing you in lessons on those days!


“Jump Start” Fall Break Adair Park Lessons: Sunday, October 6

We will be having lessons out at Adair Park this coming Sunday, October 6.  This is a special “Jump Start” for the Knox County Schools Fall Break during the coming week.  Lessons will meet on the normal Sunday schedule.

This is especially for our students who will be out of town for all or part of the upcoming Fall Break.  We will be going over your 2nd Achievement Stripe skills on Sunday.  We will also be doing make up tests for 1st Achievement Stripes as needed.

Participation in this event will count for 2 Class Credits.  In the event of rain, we will meet at Broadway Family Karate.

Please follow this link to download your information flyer:  workout in park flyer October 6, 2019