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Aikido at Northwestern University Chicago Campus
Lake Shore Center Athletic Club
Lake Shore Center
850 N. Lake Shore Drive, Room 303
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Aikido Classes for the NU Community (NU students, faculty, staff) , NMFF, NMH members

Class Schedule:
 Mondays and Wednesdays
6:00 - 7:30 PM

Advanced Training: Two Fridays per month from
6:00 - 7:30 PM by
Special Arrangement for Advanced students only or by invitation.

For information:
Cheryl Matrasko, 4th Dan

Aikikai Hombu
Aikido Schools of Ueshiba


Skokie Aikido
Skokie Park District
Devonshire Cultural Center
Dance Studio
4400 Greenwood
Skokie, IL

Class schedule:
Register at any Skokie Park District Facility

Youth Classes:
Tuesdays, Fridays - 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Adult Classes:
Tuesdays, Fridays - 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Sundays - 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

For Information:
Cheryl Matrasko
, 4th Dan
(847) 833- 0889

Aikikai Hombu
Aikido Schools of Ueshiba


Aikido Of Bloomington-Normal/Meishinkan Dojo
704 S Alin ST.
Bloomington IL USA

Class Schedule:
Tuesdays and Thursdays
7:00 - 8:30 PM

For Information:
Kit Hathaway
(309) 827-7057

International Yoshinkan Aikido Federation

8342 1/2 Stony Island
Chicago, Illinois
Class Schedule:
 Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays
7:00 - 8:30 PM
For Information:
Warren Jones, 5th Dan
(773) 221-0688
Affiliation:  USAF - Western Region

Chicago Aikikai
3652 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60613
(773) 935-2334

Kevin Choate, 6th Dan

Affiliation: Aikido Schools of Ueshiba


Inaka Dojo
704 Dixie Highway
Beecher, Illinois 60401

Wendy Whited, 5th Dan

Affiliation: Aikido Schools of Ueshiba


Fox Valley Aikikai
550 Industrial Drive
Naperville IL 60563

Class Schedule:
Mondays, Wednesdays - 8:30 - 9:30 PM
Tuesdays, Thursdays: 6:15 - 8:15 PM
Saturdays: 9:30 -11:30 AM

For Information Call:
Maureen Browne, 3rd Dan
(630) 778-6600



Chicago Ki Society
7014 N. Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60645

Class Schedule:
Mondays: 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Wednesdays, Fridays: 8:00 - 10:00 PM

For information:
Jonathan Eley, 5th Dan
(773) 250-3159

Affiliation: Ki Society USA


Aiki Shoshinkai
115 N. Genesee St.
Waukegan, IL 60085

Mon., Wed. - Beginner/Intermediate
6:30 - 8:30PM
Fri. - Advanced/Weapons
6:30 - 8:30PM

For Information:
Jerry Smith
(847) 587-8714

Affiliation: Aikido Association America


Glen Ellyn Aikido Club
College of DuPage
425 22nd Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

For Information:
Judy Leppert
(630) 653-2222

Affiliation: USAF

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Michio Hikitsuchi 10th Dan 1978
(C. Matrasko as uke)
1978 C. Matrasko

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