Members of the Muscatine Police and Sheriff’s Departments teach and conduct these self-defense workshops. Courses include discussion of safety, awareness of surroundings, what to do in certain situations, social media and internet safety, and practice of basic self-defense techniques. Classes are free but participants must pre-register at the YMCA. Class size is limited. All non-members should bring a photo ID with birthdate to check-in.
*For the girls’ workshops, a parent/ guardian or adult family member must accompany girls/teens and will participate with them.
Group: Girls 10-13 years old with Moms*
Day: Thursday, June 10th
Group: Adults 18 years and older
Day: Wednesday, June 16th
Group: Girls 14+ years old with Moms*
Day: Tuesday, June 22nd