Shinobukai Seminar 2018

August 11-12, 2018
Ravenswood Aikikai at Chase Park

Chase Park
4701 N. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640

Guest Instructors
Patrick Crosby, Rokudan
Read Fowler, Yondan

Saturday, August 12th
8:30 – 9:45
10:00 – 11:30
3:30 Ginza Festival demonstration

Sunday, August 13th
9:00 – 10:15
10:30 – 11:45
12:00 Testing

Suggested minimum donation: $50

There will be rank testing at this seminar.  Applications for testing should be submitted to Naomi Wentworth along with the appropriate fees by July 13th.

Shinobukai Seminar Flyer

Demonstration At Ginza Festival
The 63nd Annual Ginza Holiday Festival will be presented by the Midwest Buddhist Temple on August 10th, 11th and 12th at 435 W. Menomonee Street in Chicago (see map).  Per MAF tradition, there will be an Aikido demonstration at the Ginza Festival after the Shinobukai classes on Saturday.  The MAF Demonstration at Ginza will go onstage at 3:30pm on Saturday, August 11th.  Participants should arrive 45 to 60 minutes early to change and prepare for the demo.  The demo will run for 30 minutes.  Food, beer and other beverages will be sold throughout the afternoon and evening, and demonstration participants are welcome to stay and partake in the festivities!