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February 2024

February Newsletter 2024 Posted on 01-25-2024

Hello students and parents! Winter season is half over! As we continue through the school season, inspect your goals and review your progress daily. School activities - especially during the winter with weather rescheduling - can sometimes be hard to keep up with if you don't have a routine to support everything.

The following are some important dates to remember. Each announcement is tagged with a program to help our members know which items are most important to them. Don't forget to check our Class Schedule as well as the whiteboards in the school for class plans, announcements, and schedules.

  • Feb #kigong Chisholm classes with Mrs. Wickstrom will continue via Zoom Tuesdays and Saturdays at 9:00am. Contact her for the Zoom invite.
  • Feb #kigong Virginia classes with Mrs. Ekmark is currently out of session. Contact her for more information.
  • Feb #kigong Palo classes with Mr. Wilkes will continue at the Loon Lake Community Center on Thursdays at 10:00am. Contact him for more information.
  • Jan 25 #tangsoo #haidong Intent to Test forms due. Students without a form submitted will not be eligible for testing. Talk with Mr. K for alternative arrangements.
  • Jan 27 #tangsoo Samdan and master workout in Stewartville, MN. Contact Mr. K for more information (you should have gotten an email for this already).
  • Feb 3 #tangsoo Black Belt Pretest school event 10:00am - 2:00pm. Students ranked advanced brown (3rd gup) or higher are invited (and highly encouraged) to participate.
  • Feb 14 #tangsoo Final sparring day of season - time to show how you've improved yourself! Long class, 4:30 - 6:16p, casual, come and go as needed.
  • Feb 14 #commed Chisholm Community Ed Testing
  • Feb 15 #tigers Tiny Tiger Testing
  • Feb 19 #tangsoo Color Belt Curriculum Testing. Long class, 4:30 - 6:16p.
  • Feb 21 #commed Chisholm Community Ed Promotions
  • Feb 21 #tangsoo #tigers Tang Soo Do & Tiny Tiger Promotions. Long class start @ 4:30p. Students may leave after group picture.
  • Feb 21 #haidong Haidong Gumdo student testing and promotions.
  • Feb 26 #tangsoo #haidong Spring Season begins!
  • Apr 26-28 #tangsoo WTSDA Region 3 Championships will be held in Omaha Nebraska, hosted by Ben Carpick of Red Tail Karate.

If you have not downloaded the Spark Member app, please do so. Important announcements will be sent through the app and email. Students are able to check into classes from the app upon arrival, and memberships and payments can be managed directly there. In addition, students should be able to access curriculum items (doucments and videos) in the app. If you have questions or are having trouble getting logged in or cannot access things you believe you should, check with Mr. Koivisto.

Do you like what we do? Are we providing a positive experience? Do you have questions, suggestions, or would like to offer help? If so, let us know! Contact us with your feedback. Criticism is just as important as praise as it helps us evaluate everything that we do. or Contact an instructor. You can even evaluate specific classes by using the Spark Member app!