Book reading of the newest book, The Nice, New Karate Kid for participants at the U.R.K.A. Summer Camp in Oak Grove, MO, June 10th, 11th and 12th. All books will be available by request for signing and purchase (cash or check) during the camp’s mealtimes.

Join the fun at Desert Foothills Book Festival Saturday, June 4, 2022, in Scottsdale, AZ.

May 2022: Book Reading and Respect Workshop at Wylie Karate in Wylie, TX.

Workshop at Wylie Karate Seminar

April 2022: “The Can-Do Karate Kid” Book Launch Party & Creative’s Growth Workshop in Mesa, AZ.

March, 2022: Spring Art Sale Hosted by Venna’s Nature in Mesa, AZ.

Spring Art Sale

November 2021: Book Reading and Positive Affirmations Workshop at Las Animas Karate in Trinidad, CO.

Book Reading at Las Animas Karate Seminar

September 2021: Book Reading and Perseverance Workshop at West Texas Karate – Bushu Kan, Canyon TX.

Book Reading at West Texas Karate – Bushu Kan Seminar

June 2021: Book Readings at United Ryukyu Kempo Alliance’s Ryubei Kan Headquarters in Oak Grove, MO.

Kaicho Participating in Book Reading

May 2021: Book Readings and Perseverance Workshop at Wylie Karate in Wylie, TX.

Book Reading at Wylie Karate Seminar

Saturday, November 14, 2020: Book Launch Party for “The Follow Through Karate Kids” in Mesa, AZ.

Book Reading at the Launch Party

Saturday, September 12, 2020: Book Reading and Honesty Workshop at West Texas Karate Bushukan.

Honesty Workshop

Saturday, June 13, 2020: Summer Camp at United Ryukyu Kempo Alliance Headquarters.

URKA Summer Camp enjoyed a guest appearance by Captain Jack

Saturday, February 29, 2020: Mesa Red Mountain Library Local Author Book Festival, 1:00 to 5:00 pm.

Red Mountain Library Local Author Book Festival

Saturday, February 15, 2020: Bring your Dog to Karate and Book Launch Party for “The Two True Karate Kids,” outside East Valley Martial Arts. Donations accepted for the Arizona Humane Society.

Book Reading at the Book Launch Party

Saturday, December 14, 2019: Book Reading in the Benedictine University Lobby, 12:00 noon to 12:20 pm.

Classroom Book Reading

Saturday, December 14, 2019: Mesa Book Festival in downtown Mesa, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Mesa Book Festival

Saturday, December 7, 2019: Local Children’s Author Fair in the Mesa Main Library, 9 am to noon.

Local Children’s Author Fair

Saturday, November 2, 2019: Tempe Book Festival in the Tempe Public Library Plaza, 10 am to 3 pm.

Tempe Book Festival

Friday & Saturday, September 13 & 14, 2019: Appearance and book reading with Positive Affirmations Workshop at the URKA West Texas Seminar.

picture book reading by children's author illustrator
Book Reading at West Texas Karate

Saturday, June 1, 2019: KJZZ Arizona Storyfest & Authors Showcase, at the Mesa Convention Center. Free admission (tickets required for the Main Storytellers Stage).

kids karate book signing
KJZZ Storyfest

Saturday, May 18, 2019: Book Launch Party for “The Can-Do Karate Kid,” at East Valley Martial Arts in Mesa, AZ. Karate demo, games, refreshments, author talk and book signings.

karate book author talk
Author Talk at the Book Launch Party