Upcoming events for Jing Ying
- This Wednesday is our cleaning celebration for Chinese New Year. The Year of
the Rat starts on Thursday.
Bring your favorite cleaning supplies and help clean your studio to make
room for all the good luck we will receive in the new year! We'll supply
pizza, soda and tea for the workers. Rumor has it that cake might even be
On Saturday, February 9, join us from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jing Ying for
Lane's 16th Birthday party. We'll have loud music (adults, consider yourself
warned!) with Shifu as our DJ. We'll also have food and drinks. Of course,
there will also be cake and ice cream!
The upstairs area will be designated as a safe haven to escape some of the
noise and we will even have seated chair massages provided by Barbara Todd,
CMT of A Healing Touch from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.
Please, no presents. Instead, Lane requests that you donate at least $5 to
help us get a service monkey for her uncle.
A flyer is attached in PDF format.
You can read a nice article about us and get more information at:
or to find out more info about the service monkey and to make donations, go
Our week of workshops for Chinese New Year starts next week. Here is the
link for info and registration:
Hope to see you soon!
Saturday, June 25 will be our monthly test at 11 am.
Sunday, June 26 is the Wong People Tournament at Trinity College, 125 Michigan Ave NE Washington, DC 20017. The event is 10 am to 6:30 pm. If you are not pre-registered, it is recommended that you arrive by 9:30 am. You can meet at Jing Ying at 8 am to drive together or to share rides. Sparring will be in the morning, forms and weapons afternoon. Although they generally have food available, you may want to bring something to drink and something to snack on. For a list of events and divisions, follow the links from our event at http://www.facebook.com/JingYingInstitute#!/event.php?eid=132636143480528 A registration form with some pre-filled info is attached.
Friday, July 1 – First Friday Movies Under the Stars featuring How to Train Your Dragon. Free outdoor movie with free snacks, prize drawings and more. Jing Ying will perform before the movie (lion dance, forms and weapons). Go to http://www.facebook.com/JingYingInstitute#!/event.php?eid=181927901862768 for info
Monday, July 4 – Independence Day Parade. We will mark in the parade, then demo at Cypress Creek Park afterwards. http://www.facebook.com/JingYingInstitute#!/event.php?eid=180462022012438
Pre-test, Tuesday, July 5 at 7 pm (also 5 pm available for kids)
Billy L Greer
Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi
Winner of the Best of Annapolis Award for
our martial arts program and best overall fitness!