Children's Capoeira

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Boys and girls love capoeira! Our program develops FDR – focus, discipline and respect – and WLC – wellness, leadership and community. We are supportive and inclusive and look forward to welcoming you and your children to our center.

First class is free!  We want you and your children to experience the magic of capoeira!

Kids Capoeira Classes

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Memorial Day Weekend - NO Classes

  • Saturday, May 26
  • Monday, May 28

Children's Batizado/Cord Ceremony, Saturday, June 9

  • 2-3pm Master's Capoeira Exhibition
  • 3-3:15 Community Photo
  • 3:15-4:30pm Children's cord ceremony
  • 4:30pm Bake sale & feijoada after party

Register for the Children's Batizado/Cord Ceremony

Regular schedule through Saturday, June 30

No children's classes: July 2-10

Class through the summer! 

Summer schedule starts: Wednesday, July 11

  • Wednesdays 5-6pm
  • Saturdays 3-4pm

As always, let us know if you will be away so we can give you credit: by adding time or freezing the membership, for the time away.


Teen Capoeira classes

All teens are invited to take adult classes, especially the Saturday classes with Zach "Mosquitinho" already popular with the teens.

Mestre Ombrinho, a master teacher and head instructor at the center, is a leader and pioneer in teaching capoeira to children of all ages and abilities. Our team of teachers have years of experience teaching youth at our center and in NYC schools.


Children's Festival: Saturday, June 9, 2 pm-4:30 pm

$50 for one child's graduation + cord + admission for immediate family

$40 each additional child from same family

Fee includes entire immediate family for Master's Capoeira Exhibition and Batizado/cord ceremony

Register here