Workshops & Special Events


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Please pre-register for workshops.
In order to hold workshops, presenters need a minimum number of participants as well
as be prepared with the appropriate number of handouts and materials. Thank you!


To register for workshops click here

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JANUARY 2015

Yoga by Candlelight with Melanie Wassman
Friday, January 30th, 6:00 - 7:15pm

Come enjoy yoga by the warm glow of candlelight! Set to groovy music, this vinyasa flow class allows the student to go within and connect with body, mind, and spirit. This class will guide you away from the tensions of the day while remaining physically challenging and spiritually motivating.
$15 drop-in or use class series; FREE for Members!

FEBRUARY 2015

Weekend Workshops with Special Guest Rolf Sovik
Dharma & Karma from the Teachings of the Bhagavad Gita  
Friday, February 6th, 12:30-5:30pm
The philosophy of yoga offers a broad and penetrating understanding of life--one that connects seamlessly with yoga practice. Among the most important philosophical texts in yoga is the Bhagavad Gita, a treasure house of teachings written in the form of an intimate conversation between student and spiritual guide. There you will find answers to questions raised during a period of deep doubt and anguish--questions and answers
that redefine the nature of yoga itself. Discover how the healing elements of yoga form a natural starting place for practice; how efforts to act from within one’s own nature lead to peace of mind and heart; and how a fundamental understanding of the path of karma yoga makes sense of everyday actions. Discover how your personal practice of yoga links you to these themes, and in the process create a healing perspective that will enliven you and give you new sustenance in your inward journey.

Moving Inward: A Journey to Meditation 
Sat & Sun, February 7th & 8th, 12:30-5:30pm

Meditation is an art carried out in silence in the inner dimensions of your being. It is a systematic method, addressing every aspect of inner life. The process of learning to meditate is a fascinating journey that continues to intrigue even experienced practitioners. In meditation you are guided on a path of self-acceptance,self-observation, and inner quietude. These workshops will address all the basic elements of practice including the essentials of comfortable sitting, natural relaxed breathing, reducing stress levels, sharpening attention, and developing intuition. Learn to observe your mind and cultivate a mental focus, even in the midst of distracting thoughts and emotions.
Reading: Moving Inward, By Rolf Sovik
Each session: $85 pre-registration; $95 day of. All three days: $255 pre-registration only.

MARCH 2015

The Secret Power of the Yoga Sutra with Nischala Joy Devi
Saturday & Sunday, March 7th & 8th, 12:30 - 5:30pm

Join us for this unique event, as Nischala Joy Devi presents indepth teachings from her book, The Secret Power of Yoga. This is an extraordinary opportunity to gain knowledge of and reinterpret Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras from a heart-centered intuitive approach. We will explore how The Secret Power of Yoga reforms a variety of previous translations and interprets them in a new light. For all the details click here.

Women's Yoga Retreat
with Danielle Fowler
March 27th - 29th, 2015

Join us for a weekend getaway focused on nourishing your body, heart and soul at a serene, private estate in Ojai, California. This retreat is all-inclusive. Show up & we will take care of the rest! Retreat includes: Daily Yoga Classes; Fresh & Delicious Vegetarian Cuisine; Gift Bag of Healing Goodies; Spiritual Practice with Chanting & Meditation. Click here to make a deposit and secure your space.