1. 12th. Summer Belt Camp for ages 7-14: July 17-21 9am-3:30pm. Includes belt testing, weapons training, Bowling, swimming, board breaking, skits, games, movies, contests and karate training! The cost is $225. for under Jr. Black Belt, and $250. For Jr. Black Belts. A 10% discount for families with multiple children. $50.00 non-refundable deposit to insure your space asap. $10. Discount if paid in full by June 16th. Full payment is due by Friday July 7th. Per day cost is $50. Any day except Friday.
2. FREE Tuition contest: Would you like a free month of Karate ($90.00 value?) Get a friend to sign up for a month and their first payment will go towards your tuition! We will also give each of them a free Uniform (a $40.00 value) just for joining! Who’s in??
3. April Promotion: Ninja Yellow Belts- Ava Oliveira & Aytana Steele! Purple- Juleanna Gamache! Beginners- Yellow Belt- Tessa Lee-Bowens! Intermediates- Purple- Nathaniel Newcomb! Advanced: Peyton Goodman & Samantha Elsmore 2nd. Degree Brown.Jay Rodriguez, 3rd. Degree Jr. Black!
4. Relay For Life Cup cakes: Shaynah is raising $ for this event, June 16-17. Purchase one for $1.00 & post them on our board!
5. April Birthday’s: 4th. Michael Lavelle. 5th. Erin Mulvey. 7th. Hannah Burch. 9th. Peyton Goodman. 13th. Silas Gamache & Nicole Fiske. 16th. Hannah Anderson. 18th. Shaynah Jerman. 25th. Logan Pugh. 28th. Brady Reis.
6. NEXT TESTS: Dragons / Ninja’s / Beg. Thurs. May 4th. 5:00pm. Int. / Adv. / Jr. Black Thurs. April 27th. 5:00pm.
7. Jane “the sewing Lady”: will be here Friday April 28th. 5-8pm. to handle all your sewing needs.
8. Student of the month: April: Will it, be you?? This award patch is presented when you encourage a friend or family member to join ETKK!
9. O’Handleys Service & Repair: All Repairs on domestic and foreign vehicles, specializing in Jeep frame restoration & sales 508-824-JEEP. 517 Middleboro ave. E.Taunton. Across from Amaro’s.
10 Saturday Adult Class: Weapons techniques.
11 E.T.K.K. T shirt season begins: Monday May 1st.
Please congratulate the following April 2017 Black Belt Promotions: 1st. Degree- Meri Pawlowski. 3rd. Degree- Stuart Parzyck. My thanks to our 10 member Black Belt testing board.
When Taunton Public Schools have an early release due to inclement weather, we are closed.
For Holidays: When the banks are closed, we are closed.
2016 Community Action Kick-a-thon!
Kylie Burch's Birthday Party- 11/12/16. Great job Jaden & Tiffany!
2013 E.T.K.K. SPRING TOURNAMENT:
Olivia Kasanowski's Birthday Party at E.T.K.K!
East Taunton Kenpo Karate has many upcoming events for our students and school families. Refer to this page to find out about upcoming tournaments, promotion testing, school functions and other school related information.
NOTE: Due to the snow storm, the womens self defense class has been postponed until Saturday February 16, and extend it by one week!
We conquer our "fiscal Cliff" every year! This year Mayor Hoye presented us with a "Citation" for providing funding for the Children in our Community to receive Martial Arts Instruction even when they are in financial hardship and cannot afford tuition, "no Child has ever been turned away due to financial Hardship" thanks to the outstanding team here at East Taunton Kenpo Karate!
Congratulations East Taunton Kenpo karate, 13 years of community service, 12/13/2012!
G.M. TONY COGLIANDO HELD HIS 2ND. ANNUAL A.K.I. FAMILY REUNION AT THE "FAMILY MARTIAL ARTS CENTER" IN FITCHBURG MA. ON OCT. 27TH. 2012. INSTRUCTORS WERE: G.M. TONY COGLIANDRO, (FOUNDER OF THE A.K.I.) DR. LEN BRASSARD, 8TH. DEGREE BLACK BELT, DAN D'ONFRO, MIKE O'HANDLEY & MARIO MASTRO (ALL STUDIO OWNERS) ALL 7TH. DEGREE BLACK BELTS! THIS WAS ANOTHER HISTORIC EVENT ATTENDED BY MORE THAN 100 PARTICIPANTS! WHAT AN AWESOME FAMILY!
G.M.Tony Cogliandro's seminar at Dragon's Gate Karate in North Billerica, 3/25/12
5TH ANNUAL LAZER TAG / BLACK LIGHT GOLF -
FAMILY DAY, 3/31/2012!
WE DO BIRTHDAY PARTY'S for Students or "future" Students!
To find out just how much fun we have just ask: John Patrick Feeney, Liam Mulvey, Ian Gingras, Nicholas Morgan, Jacob Pires,Dylan Schrama, Chris Colburn, Kyle Rego, Justin Ringuette, Jacob Kirk, Andrew Zucker, Matthew Pond, Robert Maher, Andrew Besse, Luke Michajlov, Nylan Raggiani, Brooke & Lindsey Spina,Leslie Griffith, Colleen Travis, Jacob Caron, Jason Lowder,Eric & Ben Faith, "Sophie" & Sam Perry, Cam Johnson, Ethan Durang, Aidan Donahue, Rhys Chin, William Parker, Alyssa Kirk, Matthew & Michael Berube, Michael Thomase, Kelsey Smith, David Carter, Lilly Moran, Madison Coelho, Maggie Cox Hailey Stasiuk, Matthew Letourneau, Nate Leger Colin MacDougal, Tatum Lemaire, Kathryn Mercadante, Sarah Pond, Shaynah Jerman, Fernando AZevedo, Garrison Ciffolillo, Devvyn, Hunter Eldridge, Olivia Kasanowski, Hayley Hixon and Drew McGarry! We can do "the whole thing" from invitations to “thank-you” or just a one hour class and provide tables and chairs for your set-up! Host receives an "Honorary" BLACK BELT and Certificate! SEE Brianna to reserve Yours Today!
2011 American Kenpo International Spring Black Belt Test was held here at East Taunton Kenpo Karate on Sunday May 29th. This test was under the direction of Grand Master Tony Cogliandro. The results: Master Mike O'Handley sr. was promoted to 7th. degree Black Belt. Jim Mulvey, Tyler Randolph, Eric Burer, Eric Herbert & Todd Castro were all promoted to First Degree Black Belt. Also, form Family Martial Arts center in Fitchburg, Dr. Len Brassard was promoted to 7th. Degree Black Belt, also Alisia Trevino from Dan D'Onfro's World Class Kenpo was promoted to First Degree Black Belt. Please congratulate everyone involved!
|Seminar W/Grandmaster Tony Cogliandro:The following were in attendance: Greg Conefrey, Stuart Parzyck, Jim Mulvey, Brianna O'Handley, Prof. Mike O'Handley, Sensei Mike O'Handley, Lora O'Handley, Mike Hideriotis, Eric and Jayma Brunell, Donna Bosworth, Todd Castro, Rich Roberts, Eric Herbert, Kevin, David & Allison Carter, Nick Samia, Michelle Young, Eric Burer, Pete & Kate Buck, Kathryn Mercadante, Mike Tomase, Kiana Fredette, Tyler Randolph, Jaden Chin, Tiffany Maclean, and Mark "the knife" Champaign.
We will also be posting News Bulletins or pertinent information regarding the school, it's students, it's instructors, or the Master. The Calendar will also list these items as well. Make sure you print out the school calendar each month for easy reference.