Taekwondo Mini-Workshop and Reading with Author Esmeralda Kim



Author Julie Nariman, who writes as Esmeralda Kim when she produces her "Taekwon Tales" books, is the principal of the High School of Language and Innovation in the Bronx. She is proud of the taekwondo program she helped create at her high school, and believes in the power of taekwondo to help solve problems positively and appropriately.

Julie will be accompanied by a taekwondo master, who will teach simple movements and phrases.

Takewon Tales: New Class, Old Friends, Same Bullies follows the story of Maddie, a main character in the book who experiences her first taekwondo class and gradually learns to feel empowered by managing bullying encounters.  

Event date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 10:30am
Event address: 
610 W 112th St
10025 New York
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