Alert COVID-19: We hate being another website posting these, but the world is a different place now. Classes have been suspended until further notice. We hope to get back into the regular routine when it is safe to do so. Thank you for your continued patronage and hope to see you soon! 

Monday:             4:00pm to 5:00pm  Shotokan Karate

                    6:00pm to 7:00pm  Karate Fundamentals* (Goodyear location)
                    7:30pm to 8:30pm  Shotokan Karate

Tuesday:            No scheduled classes

Wednesday:          4:00pm to 5:00pm  Shotokan Karate
                    7:30pm to 8:30pm  Shotokan Karate

Thursday:           No scheduled classes

Friday:             4:00pm to 5:00pm  Shotokan Karate
                    7:30pm to 8:30pm  Shotokan Karate
                    8:30pm to 9:30pm  Kobudo (Invitation only)


Classes are held at:

The Center on Main™ in Verrado®

4239 N Village Street Buckeye, AZ 85396


Phone: 480-725-8833


City of Goodyear Recreation Division

3075 N. Litchfield Road

Goodyear, AZ 85395

*Pre-registration required through the City of Goodyear Recreation here. Search for Karate Fundamentals.



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