CHICAGO – To empower local women with skills they can use to protect themselves during a threatening situation, state Rep. John D’Amico, D-Chicago, is hosting a free Women’s Self-Defense Seminar on Monday, November 13 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Mayfair Library, located at 4400 W. Lawrence Ave. in Chicago.

“Some criminals target and attack local women,” said D’Amico. “That is why I am offering a women’s self-defense seminar – so local women can learn the techniques required to evade any coward how may unexpectedly attack them.”

Sgt. Larry Lindenman, a former Illinois State Police officer and self-defense instructor, will lead the seminar and teach attendees about how increase awareness and remove oneself from a dangerous situations.


Who:    State Rep. John D’Amico and Self-Defense Instructor Larry Lindenman

 What:   FREE Women’s Self-Defense Seminar

 When:  Monday, November 13

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 Where: Mayfair Library

4400 W. Lawrence Ave. in Chicago

Rep John D’Amico Rep John D'Amico

15th District

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