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Classes at the Dojo

Weeknights -  6:15 - 7:15pm 

  • Monday - Barbara Sensei
  • Tuesday - David Sensei 
  • Wednesday - David Sensei
  • Thursday  - Chris Niskala
  • Friday - David Sensei


  • Wednesday - Chris Niskala @ 10:00 - 11:00am


  • Kids' Class (part of the Introductory Youth Course as well)  10:00 -11:00am
  • Introductory  Class 11:00 - 12:00pm
  • Adults  David Sensei  12:00 - 1:00pm
  • Iaido    David Sensei   1:00 - 2:00pm
  •  "Under 30"  2:00 - 3:00pm


  • Adults  Kathy Joynt @ 10:30 - 11:30am
  • Free Practice - Elisa and David Beebe 11:45 - 12:45pm

Online Zoom Classes:​​

  • Thursday Foundation Training with Dave Raftery  7:00pm
  • Sunday with Fiona Blyth  1:00pm

Notes & updates

  • ​Vaccination is required.  You must send a picture of your vaccination card prior to attending classes.  ( 

  • No cloth masks. Use either a surgical mask or the N-95 type of mask.  The masks we have at the dojo satisfy this requirement.
  • If you have had a booster, you have the option of not wearing a mask.  If you have an updated Vax card, please send it in.
  • Anyone who has symptoms should test themselves.
  • Anyone with a positive test should notify us, wait at least five days, and have a negative test before returning to the dojo.
  • Dave and Fiona's online classes are continuing online. 
  • Additional online classes at other Shin Kaze Aikido Alliance dojos are available to Shin Kaze members.  Schedule of those events is available at May 2022
  • If you have any questions, comments, or need help, please email the dojo (

Remember: dojo policy is no one should be prevented from practicing because of financial constraints.

Classes at Providence AikikaiMonday 6:30 - 7:30 pm with David Sensei; Wednesday 6:30p - 7:30pm;

Saturday Adults 9 - 10am; Kids 10 - 11am; Adults 3 - 4pm