The city is partnering with Valor Martial Arts to host a self-defense class for young women on Saturday, July 23, from 2-4 p.m. at Valor Martial Arts, 11 N. Elm St., West Carrollton.
The class is geared for high school and college age students and is structured to educate women in skills that are helpful to avoid dangerous encounters.
The program is designed and taught by a woman. Students will be educated in areas of ‘awareness’ skills, basic escapes and tips for navigating everyday life. It is designed to empower and increase women’s confidence as they navigate high school, college or post-high school experiences.
Class size is limited to 20. The cost is $25 per student and each person must be registered by July 20. Register here.