Albany County Department of
390 New Salem Road | Voorheesville, NY 12186
Phone: (518) 655-7948| email:
John D’Antonio, Commissioner


Karate students

Under the direction of Shihan Tony Butler and his personally trained assistants, boys and girls ages 5 to 14 benefit from the valuable lessons taught.

The style of karate taught is Shotokan karate.

Self-discipline, self-confidence, and respect are just some of the qualities that are taught through this program.

Students will be provided with their own gi (uniform), and will be exposed to and participate in tournaments and events.

Currently we are holding karate classes at the following locations and times:

Ravena Mondays
Pieter B. Coeymans Elementary School
66 Church Street
Berne Tuesdays
BKW Elementary School
1738 Helderberg Trail
Clarksville Tuesdays
Sheriff’s Department
58 Verda Avenue
Colonie Wednesdays
New location!Capital Region BOCES
900 Watervliet/Shaker Rd, Albany 
Watervliet Thursdays
Watervliet Civic Center
14th Street, Watervliet
Cohoes Fridays
Cohoes Middle School
7 Bevan Street

All classes are open enrollment, and run year round (unless noted). Registration for new students is done at each site, or you can register online »

Check out this video of the 2016 Tournament!

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Albany County ExecutiveDaniel P. McCoy
Department of Recreation Youth Sports Program Information:
Baseball Basketball Flag Football Ice Skating/Hockey (Learn to Skate) Karate Lacrosse Track & FieldRegister Online »