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June Announcements

Week of June 10 (scroll down for weeks of June 17 and June 24)

 

Did you miss last week’s gup test?

The make-up gup test for any yellow/orange belts and above who turned in a request-to-test form is Wednesday, June 12, at 7:15 p.m.
 

Bring a beach buddy to class

It’s Beach Buddy Week! Find details here
 

June is Dads’ Month

Join your student on the mat for one class—or every class—this month.
 

TBK’s first CIT party

All students who have both signed up for Certified Instructor Training and also been helping consistently in class, join us Friday, June 14, from 6-8 p.m. We will be learning stunt work from Ms. Juvan, Masters candidate from Wave Martial Arts and trained stunter. We’ll also celebrate with ice cream sundaes.
 

This month’s Leadership skill is STAFF

Bring your book on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Saturday, 6/22. Bring your staff on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, 6/15 and 6/29. Book discussion will be instructor training: we will be learning about the skills we need to recognize for students to earn black belt attitude stars.
 

June’s concept is FAIRNESS
Young kids project  School-age kids project  Teens and adults project

 

** Week of June 17 **

 

This week’s theme is…

It’s pajama week! Wear your favorite pajamas to class—or have your karate pants be your pajamas. See you on the mat!
 

Don’t miss Dads’ Month!

Join your student on the mat for one class—or every class—this month.

 

Two opportunities to practice staff skills this week
  • Weapons Workshop: Wednesday, June 19, at 7:15 p.m. You do not need to be in Leadership to come and learn more staff skills; open to all ages.
  • Adult Seminar: Thursday, June 20, at 7:45 p.m.

 

TBK at Rotary GroveFest

Come and visit us at GroveFest downtown Downers Grove this weekend!
 

This month’s Leadership skill is STAFF

Bring your book on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Saturday, 6/22. Bring your staff on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturday, 6/29. 

  • You Are Awesome: Learn how your brain stores information and how you use your memory. How can we free up our brains for important thinking?
  • 21 Laws: Law of Navigation. Visualize your destination to be an effective goal setter. 

 

June’s concept is FAIRNESS

 

** Week of June 24 **

 

It’s the final week of Dads’ Month

Join your student on the mat for one class—or every class—this week.
 

This week’s theme is…

It’s sports week! Wear your favorite team or your favorite sports gear to class.
 

This month’s Leadership skill is STAFF

Bring your book on Mondays and Tuesdays. Bring your staff on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturday, 6/29. 

  • You Are Awesome: Chapter 4, practice makes perfect! Evaluate what you are good at and what you want to improve on.
  • 21 Laws: Law of Navigation. Self-evaluate where you are strong and what can you work on more.

 

June’s concept is FAIRNESS
 
 
*Reminders*
  • TBK class schedule updated 12/2/23
  • Masks are optional in class
  • TBK’s Zoom code is 368-076-741, password “tbkrocks”. Change the name of the meeting attendee to show the student’s name and level or belt color so we can quickly approve them in the Zoom waiting room.