2008 Calendar of Events
Chayon-Ryu World Headquarters & Houston Schools

Events & times are subject to change. Report mistakes to Master Sean Kim.

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JANUARY
7 Mon SB 7-9p Traditional First Class of the new year. Combined Training in the Dark. Let’s get Movin’!
12 Sat UH event Sat 9:30a-12p Annual Women’s Free Self-Defense Seminar & Workshop (UH Central - Melcher Gym)
15 Tue UH 11:30a-1 University of Houston Spring semester classes begin. Melcher Gym. 11:30a - 1p.
15 Tue   event Grandmaster Kim Soo Day. Honored by Mayors: Whitmire, Lanier, Brown & White
21 Mon all holiday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No classes today. Classes resume Tue.
 
FEBRUARY
4 Mon all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
9 Sat SB test 241st Rank Exam. White/Orange 10a / Demo 11:30a / Int/Adv 1p (group photos)
18 Mon   holiday President’s Day. No classes today. Classes resume Tue.  
 
MARCH
4 Tue SB   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts..
8 Sat   10a-12p Spring Outdoor Training @ Memorial Park. Group meditation. Group photo. Map online.
15 Sat SB 12p Spring Cleaning. Let’s clean our dojang so it doesn’t smell like one. Adults, please.
17-22 Mon-Sat   holiday Spring Break. No classes this week. Classes resume Mar. 24, Mon.
30 Sun  SB required Tuksu Suryon. Blue & Purple: 10a-11:30a ($5) / Brown & Black: 10a-1p ($10)  
 
APRIL
2 Wed all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
3 Thu all   G.M. Yoon Byung-in Remembrance Day: We appreciate your knowledge for us, we will preserve your teaching generation to generation. 
12 Sat SB test 242nd Rank Exam. White/Orange 10a / Demo 11:30a / Int/Adv 1p (group photos)  
 
MAY
8 Thu all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
18 Sun SB required Tuksu Suryon. Blue & Purple: 10a-11:30a ($5) / Brown & Black: 10a-1p ($10)
24-26 Sat-Mon   holiday Memorial Day Weekend. No classes Saturday - Monday. Classes resume Tue.
 
JUNE
6 Fri all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
14 Sat SB test 243rd Rank Exam. White/Orange 10a / Demo 11:30a / Int/Adv 1p (group photos)
 
JULY
4-6 Fri-Sun    holiday Independence Day weekend. No classes Friday - Sunday. Classes resume Mon.
12 Sat all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
17 Thu SB activity Hotter-Than-Hell Class! No A/C. Fans on. Be mindful and practice at your own risk.
19 Sat all event Beach training in Galveston. Training begins at 10:00 AM.
27 Sun SB   Tuksu Suryon - rescheduled until August .
 
AUGUST
9 Sat SB  test 244th Rank Exam. White/Orange 10a / Demo 11:30a / Int/Adv 1p (group photos)
10 Sun SB 10a-1p New Date - Tuksu Suryon. Blue & Purple: 10a-11:30a ($5) / Brown & Black: 10a-1p ($10)
11-16 Mon-Sat   holiday Summer Break. No classes this week.
Classes resume Aug. 18, Mon.
18-23 Mon-Sat SB sale SUMMER SALE! Uniforms, sparring pads, exercise bags, Palgue books at 20% off!
18 Mon all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
26 Tue UH   University of Houston Fall semester classes begin. Melcher Gym. 11:30a - 1p.
26 Tue Rice   Rice University Fall semester classes begin. Autry Court. 2:10p - 3:15p.
30 Sat-Mon all holiday Labor Day weekend. No classes Saturday - Monday. Classes resume Tue.
 
SEPTEMBER
1 Sat-Mon all  holiday Labor Day weekend. No classes Saturday - Monday. Classes resume Tue.
4 Thu   event 40th Anniversary of the Grand Opening of Kim Soo Karate in 1968.
9 Tue all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
13 Sat SB activity 40th Anniversary Combined Training & Banquet rescheduled until November. Details to be announced. 
 
OCTOBER
1 Wed all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
11 Sat SB test 245th Rank Exam. White/Orange 10a / Demo 11:30a / Int/Adv 1p (group photos)
31 Fri all   Halloween Dress-Up! Kids always dress up; WE NEED MORE ADULTS! (group photos)
 
NOVEMBER
6 Thu all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
10,11 Mon,Tue all holiday Veteran’s Day holiday. No classes Monday & Tuesday. Classes resume Wed.
14 Fri   event 40th Anniversary Banquet - 7:00pm at Kim Son Restaurant Downtown Houston, $35/person
15 Sat   event 40th Anniversary Combined Training at Memorial Park 10:00a -12:00p. Show your Chayon-Ryu spirit by arriving early to warmup, stretch, and meditate before class. Group photo. Map online.
27-29 Thu-Sat all holiday Thanksgiving holiday. No classes. Classes resume Dec. 1, Mon. 
 
DECEMBER
5 Fri all   Plain Clothes Training. Practice wearing everyday clothes: sweats, jeans, suits, shorts...
6 Sat SB test 246th Rank Exam. White/Orange 10a / Demo 11:30a / Int/Adv 1p (group photos)
8-13 Mon-Fri SB sale WINTER SALE! Uniforms, sparring pads, exercise bags, Palgue books at 20% off!
19 Fri- all holiday Christmas & New Year’s Break. No classes. Regular schedule resumes Tue.. Jan. 6, 2009.
 
JANUARY
6 Tue SB 7p-9p Traditional First Class of the New Year. Combined Training in the Dark. Welcome back!
7 Wed SB   Normal class schedule
24 Sat SB event Sat 10a-12p Annual Women’s Free Self-Defense Seminar & Workshop

 

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