Monthly Archives: October 2012

Samurai Saturday – November 10th

Inaka Dojo is inviting students everywhere to join them for a “Samurai Saturday” of training with Wendy Whited Sensei on November 10. Classes will be held at 10:00am and 2:00pm. No fee, but the dojo is asking for donations “as … Continue reading

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Dwight Sora interviewed on

Our own Dwight Sora is part of a series of interviews with martial artists on the  Luc Reid’s website. Luc is a writer and speaker, his web site investigates how to increase focus and drive, write more and better, and live … Continue reading

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Halloween Bike Ride and Fundraiser

This Friday, October 26th, Working Bikes will be hosting a Halloween party and fundraiser in its (spooky) warehouse at 2434 S. Western Ave. from 7:00 PM to midnight.  Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door and all proceeds … Continue reading

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Vitale Sensei in Carbondale

September 28th-30th a group from the Chicago Aikikai and the Chicago Aikido Club made the five-hour drive to the southern tip of Illinois for Andy Vitale’s seminar at the Southern Illinois University Aikido Club in Carbondale. The club where last century … Continue reading

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Tesukata Sugawara Sensei in Illinois

Tetsukata Sugawara, 7th Dan, uchi deshi of O’Sensei, author of Aikido and Chinese Martial Arts and founder of the Sugawara Martial Arts Institute, will be instructing classes at the Westwind Center for Aikido and Traditional Japanese Weaponry. In addition to … Continue reading

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Fujima Ryu 36th Annual Recital

Fujima Ryu of Chicago Japanese classical dance troupe invites the public to its 36th annual recital on Sunday, October 14 at 1:00pm at Northside College Preparatory School, 5501 N. Kedzie Avenue, Chicago.  Fujima Ryu is led by founder and artistic director … Continue reading

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