We are excited to announce we will be opening up a satellite location at Seven Star Martial Arts Academy at 541 Main Street, 2nd Floor, in Ansonia, CT. Seven Star is located in the heart of downtown Ansonia between the post office and city hall.
We will be teaching standardized Yang Style tai chi on Wednesdays from 6:15pm - 7:15pm. We will begin with an 8-week session that starts Wednesday, November 1. After the New Year, we will have 12-week sessions with the same schedule as our Orange, CT location.
Classes are not interchangeable between locations. However, students who have missed classes can make them up at either location.
Fill out our Registration Form to register for classes in Ansonia.
Our new session begins October 3. We have a change to the schedule. We have added a Sunday 11am - 12pm class for Traditional Yang 108 Form and Contemporary Yang 48 Form. 48 Form has been moved from Friday to Sunday. 108 Form will be offered twice a week. We will also begin a weekly tai chi study group which will meet on Saturdays 10am - 11am at Panera Bread in Milford, or Gulf Beach in Milford, depending on where the Saturday morning class is held. The tai chi study group is free and open to anyone who wants to discuss tai chi in depth.
Our new session begins Saturday, July 8. We are extremely excited to announce that we are now able to accept credit card payments. We are offering our summer referral discount. If you bring a friend and they sign up for the summer session, you will receive a 10% discount to your summer session fee. See you in the new session!
Friday, June 30, 2017 is the last day of our Spring session. We will be on summer recess from Saturday, July 1 through Friday July 7. Our Summer session begins Saturday, July 8.
Grandmaster Aiping Cheng and Shirley Chock were invited to perform tai chi at the 2017 Asian Network at Yale Spring Social on April 20 at Yale University.
World Tai Chi Day is celebrated at 10am the last Saturday of April all around the world. This year's event is Saturday, April 29, 2017. This year, Aiping Tai Chi Center will be participating at the World Tai Chi and Qigong Day event at Eastover Estates and Retreat in Lenox, MA. They will be hosting an all day event from 10am - 6pm, free and open to the public. This is a day of free presentations, demonstrations, and mini-classes offered by nationally recognized leaders of Tai Chi, Qigong, Chinese Medicine, and Eastern Philosophy. Click here for more information.
Aiping Tai Chi Center has been invited to perform around 1:30pm. All students who have learned the Yang 10 Form are invited to join us in the performance. Please wear your school shirt if you plan to attend. Eastover Estates and Retreat is generously treating our school to lunch at the event.
Please let us know if you are interested in car pooling to the event. If you are willing to drive, please let us know how many people you can fit in your car. It takes approximately two hours to drive to Eastover. We will leave the school promptly at 7:45am on Saturday, April 29.
All classes on Saturday, April 29 will be canceled due to World Tai Chi and Qigong Day events.
Thank you to all who came out to celebrate the Chinese New Year with us. Here are some photos from our lunch.
Aiping Tai Chi Center was invited to perform at the Lunar New Year Gala at Fairfield University sponsored by the Chinese American Heritage Association, Inc. (CAHAI) and Fairfield University. Bob Shannon and Jonas Karosas perform Chen Style Tai Chi, Shirley Chock performed Qing Ping Tai Chi Sword, John Kaluzynski and Mark Rusanowski performed the 48 Form, and Shirley Chock and Jonas Karosas performed Two-Person Push Hands Form.