The Ted Whitlock Community Center currently offers programs for all ages. The community center is located at 1951 Malabar Road NW, inside Fred Poppe Regional Park. There is plenty of free parking. For more information call (321) 952-3231 or email us.
All classes are held at the Ted Whitlock Community Center unless otherwise noted. Please check the class schedule for days and times. All classes are subject to change without notice.
Jujutsu: Mushinoto Ryu Jujutsu is a modern American system of Japanese Jujutsu, combining several Martial Art forms and traditional Japanese training methods. Training is available to anyone capable and ready to learn. Classes are held at Ted Whitlock Community Center on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 PM to 7:15 PM for the mixed class and 7:15 PM to 8:15 PM for the advanced class, as well as on Saturdays from 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM for the mixed class and 11:45 AM to 12:45 PM for the advanced class. Fees are $40 per month; additional family members are $5 per month. Contact Mark Laderwarg at 321-288-7861 or email Sensai Mark Laderwarg.
Personal Safety and Defense: Presented in eight one-hour sessions, Personal Safety and Defense takes place at Ted Whitlock Community Center on Tuesdays from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The course fee is $50, which includes inert pepper spray for practice. This class is for ages 13 and up and any level of experience is welcome. Participants will learn how to listen to their intuition, use their voice in defense, use pepper spray, physically defend themselves, use force in accordance with Florida law and more. Topics include: types of violence, recognizing "red flags", dating safety and abuse, sexual assault prevention, assertiveness training, how to report crimes, school and workplace violence. Class sizes are limited and pre-registration is required. Call Ted Whitlock Community Center at 321-952-3231 to register.
Youth Dance: Youth Dance with Nicole Cote School of Dance is on Mondays at Ted Whitlock Community Center (a separate class is available on Tuesdays at Tony Rosa Community Center). Ages 3 to 5 will learn tap, ballet and hip hop from 4:30 PM to 5:15 PM and ages 6 and up will learn jazz, ballet and hip hop from 5:15 PM to 6 PM. The cost is $37 for the first family member per 4 weeks, $35 for the second sibling and $33 for any additional siblings. Nicole Cote School of dance provides professional dance education to every dancer while helping them understand and love the art of dance. We create a strong foundation for your child to learn and grow while developing self-esteem and dance skills in a fun and loving atmosphere. Each class is a 45 minute combination class for beginners to teaching the fundamentals of tap, ballet, Jazz, and hip hop. Each class will be taught on a graded curriculum while building up strong motor skills with non stop energy building exercises.
There will be no Youth Dance classes for June, July, and August. Youth Dance will resume again in September.