Aikido - The Art of Peace
"Chicago's Very Own"
Sensei Butler has been selected to be one of "Chicago's Very Own" by WGN-TV channel Nine for his work with youth and adults. In October 2013 was honored with his image being placed on the WGN's Chicago Hydrant located at Navy Pier.
Click on the picture to view the commercial aired on WGN-TV.
Jer'Ron Dinwiddie of Scout
Troop 1791 on receiving an Eagle Scout award.
The highest rank that a Boy Scout can
Pathway to Harmony, Inc. is a sponsored project of the Aikido International Foundation.
This partnership allows us to receive tax deductible
donations. The Aikido International Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides leadership, educational opportunities, economic support, and public awareness to promote the principles of Aikido.
Stress Buster Tuesdays!
The Pathway to Harmony
Stress Buster Program is an exercise and meditation program. The goal of the
program is to provide participants with the opportunity to take a brief hiatus
from the stresses of life, learn how to manage stress and develop a healthy
life style that can enhance their quality of life.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.
Youth and adults will enjoy
the combination of Aikido, Tai Chi, and Qi Gong light exercise, stretching,
breathing meditation, and information. This class is designed to help
participants relax, loosen tense muscles, enhance coordination and balance,
develop good posture, proper breathing, promote good blood circulation and wake
up the energy centers of the body.
Girls's & Women Only Self-defense Seminars
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER, BE EMPOWERED!
- A woman is battered every 15 - 18 seconds in the United States
- 95% of violence experienced by women will happen in their home
- By age 20, 1 in 3 women will experience dating violence
- 30 -65% of all homicides of women are related to Domestic Violence by male partners
Violence is the single leading cause of injury to women between the
ages of 15 and 44 in the U.S. - more common than car accidents,
muggings and rape combined
you're young or old, short or tall, overweight or underweight, it
doesn't matter to sexual predators, muggers, or abusers, what matters to
them is "Fear". They can smell fear and see it. Fear is their best
Overcome your fear, empower yourself with knowledge - Stop feeding them!
WALK WITH CONFIDENCE!
don't have to be a martial artist with a black belt, or be in the best
physical shape to defend yourself. Come out to Pathway to Harmony's
Girls & Women Self-defense Seminars and learn some basic self-defense
skills that can help you avoid a situation, or help you neutralize an
These seminars can help save your life!
Contact us to find out more about this empowering series of self-defense seminars and how they can be held at your church, community center, corporate office, location of your choice, or the Japanese Culture Center.