ORANGE COUNTY KI SOCIETY

Special Events

In addition to our regularly scheduled classes, the Northwest Ki Federation and the Orange County Ki Society conduct a number of special training events in the course of the year.

Most of our federation-level events are held at our headquarters training center in Portland, Oregon. Click here to see more about this fine facility.

See our full calendar of special events by clicking here.

December, 2018

Holiday Break
Saturday, December 22 - Tuesday, January 1
All day

January, 2019

Misogi & Pancakes
Sunday, January 13
6:30 am - 9:00 am
Annual New Year's training. Water misogi at Dana Point Harbor (Baby Beach), followed by a bell misogi at the dojo, then to the Original Pancake House for breakfast. All members welcome.

February, 2019

Instructors Workshop #1 (Portland)
Sunday, February 3
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
The workshop will focus on teaching skills for aikido instructors currently teaching a class, with feedback from Tabata sensei. Regular Sunday Ki class 11am-12pm.

Kiatsu Seminar #4 (Portland)
Friday, February 8 - Saturday, February 9
6:30 pm on Friday to 4:00 pm on Saturday
Seminar #4 will take place Friday evening and all day Saturday. Advanced Ki-Aikido students and instructors (brown and black belts) and graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are invited to attend the Saturday session.

Kiatsu Graduate Seminar #4 (Portland)
Sunday, February 10
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are also welcome to attend the Saturday session of Kiatsu Seminar #1.

March, 2019

Ki & Kiatsu Workshop
Wednesday, March 27
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
An opportunity to train Ki and Kiatsu with Calvin Tabata Sensei.

Ki & Aikido Workshop
Thursday, March 28
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
An opportunity to train Ki and Aikido with Calvin Tabata Sensei

Children's Aikido Workshop
Friday, March 29
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
An opportunity to train with Calvin Tabata Sensei.

Advanced Aikido
Friday, March 29
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
An opportunity to train with Calvin Tabata Sensei.

April, 2019

Spring Camp (Portland)
Saturday, April 13 - Sunday, April 14
All day
One of two annual opportunities to train Aikido intensively, Spring camp is open to all current students.

Kiatsu Seminar #1 (Portland)
Friday, April 26 - Saturday, April 27
6:30 pm on Friday to 4:00 pm on Saturday
Seminar #1 will take place Friday evening and all day Saturday. Advanced Ki-Aikido students and instructors (brown and black belts) and graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are invited to attend the Saturday session.

Kiatsu Graduate Seminar #1 (Portland)
Sunday, April 28
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are also welcome to attend the Saturday session of Kiatsu Seminar #1.

May, 2019

Instructors Workshop #2 (Portland)
Sunday, May 5
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
The workshop will focus on teaching skills for aikido instructors currently teaching a class, with feedback from Tabata sensei. Regular Sunday Ki class 11am-12pm.

Children's Instructor Class
Friday, May 17
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Open to instructors and assistants in the Children's' Program.

Children's Aikido Weekend
Saturday, May 18 - Sunday, May 19
All day
The annual kids' weekend with Brenda Tam Sensei, featuring lots of training and activities for members of the children's program.

June, 2019

National Ki Conference (Las Vegas)
Thursday, June 27
All day
An opportunity to train with Shinichi Tohei Sensei. The venue will be the campus of the University of Nevada - Las Vegas. This first day will be for instructors only.

National Ki Conference (Las Vegas)
Friday, June 28 - Sunday, June 30
All day
An opportunity to train with Shinichi Tohei Sensei. The venue will be the campus of the University of Nevada - Las Vegas.

July, 2019

Chief Instructors Workshop (Portland)
Friday, July 19 - Sunday, July 21
All day

August, 2019

Kiatsu Seminar #2 (Portland)
Friday, August 2 - Saturday, August 3
6:30 pm on Friday to 4:00 pm on Saturday
Seminar #2 will take place Friday evening and all day Saturday. Advanced Ki-Aikido students and instructors (brown and black belts) and graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are invited to attend the Saturday session.

Kiatsu Graduate Seminar #2 (Portland)
Sunday, August 4
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are also welcome to attend the Saturday session of Kiatsu Seminar #2.

Instructors Workshop #3 (Portland)
Sunday, August 18
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
The workshop will focus on teaching skills for aikido instructors currently teaching a class, with feedback from Tabata Sensei. Regular Sunday Ki class 11am-12pm.

October, 2019

Instructors Workshop #4 (Portland)
Sunday, October 20
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
The workshop will focus on teaching skills for aikido instructors currently teaching a class, with feedback from Tabata Sensei. Regular Sunday Ki class 11am-12pm.

November, 2019

Kiatsu Seminar #3 (Portland)
Friday, November 1 - Saturday, November 2
6:30 pm on Friday to 4:00 pm on Saturday
Seminar #3 will take place Friday evening and all day Saturday. Advanced Ki-Aikido students and instructors (brown and black belts) and graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are invited to attend the Saturday session.

Kiatsu Graduate Seminar #3 (Portland)
Sunday, November 3
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Graduates of the Personal Kiatsu School are also welcome to attend the Saturday session of Kiatsu Seminar #3.

Fall Camp (Portland)
Saturday, November 23 - Sunday, November 24
All day
One of two annual opportunities to train Aikido intensively, Fall camp is open to all current students.

December, 2019

Management Conference (Portland)
Sunday, December 8
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
All dojo officers and instructors are invited to attend. No classes Sunday Dec 8nd.