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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.

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.