Our free introduction to MBSR orientation sessions are open to everyone who is curious about mindfulness and wants to learn more about our courses and events, or whether it may be appropriate for you at this time. You have the opportunity to meet the instructor and learn how the stress reaction cycle affects our health. […]
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This Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course is designed to teach participants how to apply mindfulness in their everyday lives and to the range of challenges arising from medical and psychological conditions and life stresses.
Yoga for Beginners – A Workshop & Series Introduction to Yoga  Discover yoga in a fun way in an intimate and supported environment during this 6-week Yoga for Beginners workshop & Series. We will explore the background of yoga, and learn and practice the fundamental postures, their modifications, and the use of props to create greater […]
Discover yoga in a fun way in an intimate and supported environment during this 6-week Yoga 101 Beginner Series. This course is suitable for both beginners and those wanting to establish a good foundation for their practice. We will discuss the background of yoga and yoga etiquette. You will learn and practice the fundamental postures, breathing techniques, […]
Cycling can be a pain, but it doesn’t have to be! What do you need to get the best out of your pedaling technique, and improve performance? Three things – loosen up, pay attention to your form, and fix your bike fit. Reasonable flexibility. If you are overly tight in specific parts, then you will […]
A Forrest Yoga Intensive w/Charmaine van Niekerk Learn how to connect to your core and safely release these habitually tight spots through intensely focused breath work and asana, including inversions, standing poses, and vinyasa. You’ll work to strip away the layers of emotional and physical blocks held in the neck, shoulders, and upper back. You will […]