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Villari's Martial Arts Center 
of Shrewsbury
196 Boston Turnpike   Shrewsbury, MA 01545
 Call us at: 508-752-0091
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Villari's Martial Arts Center of Shrewsbury, MA

Spring 2018 Update

by VShrews on 04/11/18

Another snow closing... JUST KIDDING (maybe. it did just snow a couple days ago...) It's just been so long since we did a blog post that wasn't about snow!

Let's talk about something else, shall we? Like the possibility of summer arriving? Sometime? Maybe?

Either way, t-shirt order forms are available for this year's design and due by April 21. The start date for Summer at VShrews is Monday June 11. THAT is the day you can start wearing your V-tees (and gi pants and belts) to class. I also hear something about Freezepops? Check the flyer in the lobby for more info.

We've got a Holiday closing coming up on Monday, April 16 for Patriot's Day with a reminder that we are indeed open for the rest of the week so send those April vacationers our way!

We're working on a ninja star competition (like, the suction cup ones, not the real deal. obviously) for May which is ALSO Dojo Pride Month! Yes, it's the anniversary of the Fraioli takeover which means a Merchandise Sale! Yay! Get that sparring gear you've been putting off at 20% off!

Later in May, we've got Memorial Day Weekend which is another closing for us (Saturday May 26 and Monday May 28) followed soon after by.... the Regional Black Belt Test. Get ready, BBCs! The time has almost come!

Summer Break is just a few weeks later from Saturday June 30 to Wednesday July 4. 

And you know where we'll be that weekend, of course: The Cars of Summer Car Show at Greenhill Park Worcester. Read all about it at

Then it's smoooooooth sailing (and regularly scheduled classes) all the way to Labor Day. But we'll talk about that later. We're too psyched for summer (and some sun? please?) to be thinking about it ending just yet.

Remember to make up your missed classes, VShrewers! Keep practicing! Work hard, stay humble, and be the best you you can possibly be! We'll be here reminding you to bend your knees and keep your hands up while you do it.

Snow Closing 3/13/18

by VShrews on 03/13/18

All our updates are snow closings. sigh. I hope to have something better to report in the near future but for now...

VShrews is closed Tuesday March 13, 2018 due to inclement weather.

Stay safe, stay warm! We'll see you on the other side.

Snow Closing 3/7/18

by VShrews on 03/07/18

Here we go, here we go again. Another snow day! I know it doesn't seem like much this morning but policy dictates that we follow Shrewsbury Public Schools and they're closing early so between that and the forecast for tonight...

VShrews is closed today, Wednesday March 7, 2018 due to inclement weather.

Make up classes are available, of course. 

Stay tuned for tomorrow's weather-related news!

Snow Closing 2/7/18

by VShrews on 02/07/18

S'nooooooo! It's another one of those infamous New England snow storms, just enough predicted downfall to make closing the VShrews the prudent action.

So we did. We're closed today, Wednesday Feb 7, 2018 due to inclement weather. 

Stay safe, stay warm! We'll see you soon!

Snow Closing 1/17/18

by VShrews on 01/17/18

It's VShrews policy that we close when the Shrewsbury Public Schools close so even though there's a chaaaaaaance that the roads will be clear tonight, we're gonna go ahead and close anyway.

Most of us are still shoveling our way out of our houses anyway, right?

Yeah. That's what we thought.

Villari's of Shrewsbury will be closed Wednesday January 17 for inclement weather. Ask about make-up classes if you don't already know all about 'em!

What's new at VShrews?!
Yellow belt karate girls
Villari's of Shrewsbury is family-friendly
For announcements, and closings:
Advanced Karate students earn their new ranks
May 26-28    Memorial Wkd
June 2    BB Test
Jun 30 - Jul 4    Summer Break

Tots karate, for ages 4-6, focus on large motor skills, listening, following directions, and learning to control our bodies.
Karate for Children, ages 7-10, focus on Self-Control and taking responsibility for our actions.
Our Preteen and Teen classes, for ages 11-17, promote fitness, responsibility, self-control, and self-discipline.
The Adult Karate Program combines practical self-defense with traditional martial arts training.
A one-hour aerobic kickboxing workout using the kicks and punches of the martial arts set to music.
A one-hour aerobic kickboxing workout using the kicks and punches of the martial arts set to music.
Programs Offered:
VShrews values family, flexibility, acceptance, humor and humility. Read more about us!
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