Let's Thrive Together
Opportunities to Deepen Your Practice & Help Your Community
Wednesdays at 6 pm & Saturdays at 10 am through summer
Join us on the water for some paddling, some yoga, some sun and of course, some fun! Rebecca Balch will go over the basics of safety out on the water (please be comfortable in the water!), she will cover the basics of paddle boarding and then you'll get to combine these two things with some yoga! How fun! (click the button below and scroll to a Saturday or Wednesday.
Wheels and Drills
June 19 12:30PM-2:30PM
Back bends, really? YES REALLY!
Join us as we discover how to open our hearts and strengthen our bodies!
Learn safe and effective ways to practice backbends and hip openers of various levels that will help to strengthen all the muscles of the back, while working on the mobility of the hips to help you keep the aches and pains" at bay.
you'll be introduced to exercises that will strengthen, stretch, bring wellness and functional movements together in this experiential workshop good for people of all levels.
The cost is $35
Women's Hormone Health and Yoga
July 9th 6 pm
This workshop is designed to help you understand your hormonal health and how an imbalance in your hormones could be the culprit causing issues with fatigue, libido, stress, weight gain and more. Learn how to bring balance back into your life with this special hormone workshop designed with you in mind. We will also have a special practice using asanas that help heal our hormones.
Introduction to Sanskrit
17th July 1 PM - 3 PM
Join Suzanne Sabourin ERYT 200 for a little tip toe into the wonderful language of yoga, Sanskrit. Although not spoken regularly, it is the language of our practice, and you may know more words than you think! (how about, "om" or "namaste'?"
Let's learn a little more about this beautiful language in this two hour session that can be included in your 200 hr teacher training hours or for 2 hours of YACEP credits.
The cost is just $35. This training is included if you are enrolled in our 200 or 300 hr teacher training program.
Caroline Zeto and Lauren Knauth
10th July 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Join Pilates instructors Caroline and Lauren for a fun Pilates Mat Class that will introduce you to the exercise program created by Joseph Pilates that totally revolutionized exercise as a means of healing. You'll get to experience first hand the benefits of a Mat Pilates class and then you'll be introduced to the Pilates Apparatuses (the different pieces of equipment you can use) to further personalize and improve your own workout and health. This event is free but does require a reservation to ensure space.
History of Yoga
23rd Oct 03:00 PM - 05:50 PM
Are you interested in learning a little bit about where your practice originates? Maybe you're a little curious about ways to incorporate this practice into your life off the mat? Well, you'll love this workshop where we will spend 2.5 hours exploring the history and philosophy behind this practice through the Yoga Sutras and Bhagavad Gita. This workshop is eligible for CEHs through Yoga Alliance. The price is $35. We hope to learn with you!
The Art of Music in Your Class
7th Nov 03:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Music can be an amazing tool to inspire your students, pace your flow, and deepen your theme/intention. Music can also be distracting, cumbersome and irrelevant. Come to class with some ideas about when a song or playlist really resonated with a moment in your practice, and/or when it really conflicted. Extra credit: bring a song idea for svasana, abs/core, and a flow sequence. There are no wrong answers, just exploration and ideas to bring another layer of harmony to your practice!
Children's Yoga Mini Training
13th Nov 12:30 PM - 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In this 10 hr class you'll be taught fun and creative ways to teach children ages pre-k to 2nd grade the basic concepts of yoga through games, story telling, songs, and so much more.
Join Denise Cooper RYT 200 and resident children's yoga teacher expert for this fun and educational weekend.
This is a part of the Thrive Yoga and Wellness 200 - hr Teacher Training program.
Sequencing, the safe and smart way
14th Nov 03:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Train with Gail RYT 200 as she leads you through an afternoon dedicated to learning safe and effective ways to create fun and interesting yoga sequences in your classes. This class is great for teachers as well as home practitioners. You'll learn how to combine your favorite yoga poses (asanas) into sequences that will challenge yourself (and students) and build strength, body awareness, while maintaining safety. Join us for a fun and educational afternoon. This class is available for YA Cehs.
20th Nov 03:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Do you love a good story?
Have you ever wondered where the names of your favorite yoga poses come from or perhaps wanted to know the story behind various yoga poses?
Well, in this fun, engaging, and informative event, we will explore some of the common yoga postures and the stories behind them.
The stories/mythology of these poses, help us to remember the poses, identify with them, and keeps us engaged with the practice whether we are on or off of our mats. You'll have a great time learning about this ancient culture's stories and you will leave feeling like you may have made a new yoga pose friend!
Sign-ups are $30 and remember, our Gold members receive 10% off!
Introduction to Thai Yoga Massage
5th Dec 03:00 PM - 5:30 PM
This workshop will introduce participants to the art of relaxing hands on manipulation and assists that can be performed on clients in a private or group setting.
Each assist will be presented and then practiced in the workshop to help solidify each participants knowledge and experience with the practice.
This workshop is available for CEHs with Yoga Alliance and the hours can count towards your 200 and 300 hour certificate with Thrive Yoga and Wellness. You would be a perfect fit in this workshop if you're a yoga teacher seeking to deepen your hands on assisting techniques, or if you just want to learn how to give a few good massages! :)
The cost of the workshop is $250.
Malas Mantra and Meditation
11th Dec 03:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Join Suzanne Sabourin for an afternoon learning and creating the PERFECT Malas.
WHAT ARE MALA BEADS?
Mala is the Sanskrit word for garland. Simply being in the presence of Mala Beads is powerful. These sacred beads are commonly used in the spiritual practice of Japa Meditation. Malas have 108 beads. The beads are counted by hand while reciting, chanting, or repeating a chosen mantra or intention. They are also deeply devotional, and can be used while repeating sacred names or words like Om, Shanti, I am Love and I am Peace.
Join us at Thrive Yoga and Wellness with Suzanne Sabourin RYT, as we dive into a deeper understanding of mantra and spiritual healing during this Mala bead stringing workshop.
Learn how to make your own Mala beads, the significance behind them, and the benefits of Japa, mantra and meditation.
Basic yoga philosophy will be covered during this fun, artistic and informative experience.
Your tuition includes materials for the malas we will create and is $45. We will create our own Malas while we learn about the ancient art during this interactive workshop.
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