Hickory – Claim your Power and confidence! Mountain View Karate Center offers a Free Women’s Self Defense Class the first Saturday of each month to the public. Due to the Labor Day holiday, September’s class will be Saturday, the 8. Registration is 10:30am with class from 11am to 12:30pm.

Instructors are 4th Degree Black Belt, Master Rick Donkel, and 2nd Degree Black Belt, Dr. Maria Elberg. The location is 1273 16th St NE, Hickory, NC, 28601. For more information, call 828-638-3239.