Linda Holiday Sensei’s long-awaited book, Journey to the Heart of Aikido: The Teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei, will be released on September 10! Click here to pre-order, and to read the book description and the amazing endorsements the book has already received!!
“This book is a treasure of wisdom from the heart of a true peacemaker…”
— Thich Nhat Hanh, Zen master and author of Peace Is Every Step
On October 5, Saturday evening (6:30 – 9:00 pm) there will be a very special Book Release Event in Santa Cruz for the public (including all Aikidoists!), at the beautiful First Congregational Church, 900 High Street. This event will include book reading, signing, and sales; speakers, presentations, and probably an Aikido demonstration. Please join us for the evening and bring your friends! Details to follow soon – please save the October 5 date!
And — on Sunday, October 6, there will be a Book Release Celebration at Aikido of Santa Cruz during the day, especially for Aikidoists. There will be Aikido classes led by Mary Heiny Sensei, Linda Holiday Sensei, and others; book-reading, book-signing, Q&A, food and fun! Hours will likely be 10:30 to about 3:00. Details coming soon – Save the date–October 6!
BREAKING NEWS: ANNO SENSEI has indicated his intention to join us from Japan for the Book Release events!!! Linda Sensei is waiting for confirmation. Stay tuned for news. And…did we mention?….Save the first weekend in October!!!