Public Events

The dojo events below are open to the public. You do not have to be a member to participate. Please click the links to learn more. View all upcoming public events on our Eventbrite site.

  • First Course - beginners aikido series starts Tue. Apr. 30, 6:15pm - 7:15pm

  • Date TBA Learn How to Fall Safely, Saturday noon -1:30pm, $25

  • Date TBA, Introduction to Sword Drawing (the art of Iaido):, Monday, 7:30pm-8:30pm, $25

All public events are open to Regular Adult dojo members at no additional cost.

Upcoming Dates and Member Events


Members, please save these upcoming dates and support to the best of your ability. Unless otherwise specified, all events are held at the dojo, 6415 SW Macadam Ave.

Thursdays 7:15-7:30pm: Senior members regular operations meeting

  • Mar. 20, registration opens for BNA SummerCamp view details here:

  • Apr. 6, Saturday: Portland area dojos gather for the annual Friendship Seminar this year hosted by Two Rivers Aikikai at SE Belmont and 30th. Van Amburgh Sensei to teach in the morning segment. Schedule: 10am- 12:30, lunch break, 2:20pm - 4:30pm.

    • Regular Sat. class at the dojo is cancelled in support of the seminar. Come on over to Two Rivers Aikikai for any portion of the day.

  • Apr. 27 Sat 10-noon, our spring Open House “ Aikido Appetizer”

  • Apr. 30 beginners series begins, “First Course in Aikido”

  • May 20: deadline for early registration discount on BNA Summer Camp.

  • June 20: Deadline for regular registration for BNA Summer Camp


Upcoming Seminars


  • 2019 May 3-5: Jobe Groot Sensei at Tacoma Aikikai, WA

  • 2019 May 4-5: Claude Berthiaume Sensei at Two Rivers Aikikai, Portland OR

  • 2019 June 2: Chiba Sensei Memorial classes including Aki Fleshler Sensei at Multnomah Aikikai

  • 2019 July 25 - July 30: Birankai North America Summer Training Camp at University of Puget Sound, Tacoma WA.

  • 2019 Sep. 12-15 Women’s camp in New Mexico

  • 2019 Oct. 11-13 Instructors Intensive in FL

  • 2019 Oct.18-20: Miyamoto Sensei at Aikido Daiwa in Los Angeles CA

  • 2019 Nov. 1-3 Darrell Bluhm Sensei at Clallam Aikikai WA

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