09-09-2002, 05:28 PM
9/09/2002 4:28pm [from Keith Moore (firstname.lastname@example.org)]
The Aikido Center of Chicago and Zen Training Academy International announce an open house and grand opening celebration at their recently opened joint headquarters: 3717 N. Ravenswood #113, Chicago, IL, on Saturday 9/21 from 11am - 4pm. The Center is also the headquarters dojo of Aikido Shinjinkai, a newly formed organization with affiliates in Illinois, RI and Guam. Food and refreshments will be served throughout the day. Demonstrations of Aikido, Ikebana, Jikishinkage Ryu sword kata, and other activities will be conducted. A brief talk on "Zen and Budo" will also be given. For more information on these two organizations, please see www.shinjinkai.org and www.ztai.org.