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Youth Athletic Programs

Check out our Zoom Hot Shots Sports classes for ages 2-6 and 6-13. A variety of options are available from Lil' Dribblers to Pee Wee Soccer to Advanced Basketball, and more.

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Youth S.A.M.A. Karate Of DeKalb

Learn discipline, focus, self-confidence, coordination, fitness, self defense and more through the study of karate. Classes are taught by Sensei Shannon Marbutt and his assistants. These are in-person programs with COVID-19 safety restrictions.
Belt tests, uniforms, and other equipment are available at reasonable fees payable to the instructor. Voted "One of the Best" Martial Arts programs in DeKalb County's Finest, as part of the Daily Chronicle Reader's Choice Awards.

Fee: $30 (Resident) $38 (Non-Resident) per session | DeKalb Kiwanis Park, located at the corner of Fairview & South 4th Street

In case of inclement weather, karate will be held inside the gymnasium at the Sports & Recreation Center.

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Tiny Dragons Ages 3-4 yrs
Session 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 6/2/2020 - 6/25/2020

Tiny Dragons Ages 3-4 yrs
Session 2: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 7/7/2020 - 7/30/2020

Beginner/Intermediate Ages 5-13 yrs
Session 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 6/2/2020 - 6/25/2020

Beginner/Intermediate Ages 5-13 yrs
Session 2: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 7/7/2020 - 7/30/2020

Advanced Kids Ages 5-13 yrs
Session 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 6/2/2020 - 6/25/2020

Advanced Kids Ages 5-13 yrs
Session 2: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 7/7/2020 - 7/30/2020

Teen/Adult Ages 14+
Session 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 6/2/2020 - 6/25/2020

Teen/Adult Ages 14+
Session 2: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 7/7/2020 - 7/30/2020

Device & Weapon Class Ages 16+
Saturdays
Dates: 7/7/2020 - 8/1/2020
Description:This advanced class is intended to expand training and allow students to learn new abilities and techniques. It is great for gaining additional expertise and adding further discipline into a training routine. This class is the next step taken after a martial artist feels they have advanced to a certain point or even mastered a particular fighting style. Students must be advanced and approved by head instructor Shannon Marbutt.