DC YOGA WEEK 2014 IS HERE!
The DC Community of Yoga (DCCY) is hosting the 9th Annual DC Yoga Week and Yoga on the Mall Monday, April 28 thru Saturday, May 3. This means participating studios will be offering FREE and reduced-cost classes daily all week long.
Throughout the week, DCCY will provide many opportunities to bring our kula together and highlight Member Studios’ and Partners’ offerings to the Greater DC area. The week will culminate with Yoga on the Mall, free all-level outdoor community classes on Saturday, May 3 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Budding Yogis (http://circleyoga.com/budding-yogis) will offer a 20-minute children’s class to start off the day at 10:45 a.m. Stay tuned to learn who from our Member Studios will lead a 30-minute Beginner’s Level Class. You then can’t miss Shiva Rea (http://shivarea.com) lead a one-hour all levels class in Constitution Gardens while Member Studios and Partners will have a teacher practicing on stage as well as teachers assisting yogis on their mats.
This year we have over 40 studios and partners participating! All Member Studios are offering free and reduced-cost classes throughout the week. During the week, many come to the mat for the first time at our studios while many more try a new style of practice or studio.
DC YOGA WEEK MISSION
- Provide opportunities for people living in the Greater DC area (DC, MD, and VA) to start or expand their yoga practice at a reduced cost.
- Increase awareness and encourage greater health and well-being through a physical yoga practice and meditation.
- Build a strong community of the Greater DC yoga studios and teachers to support each other and share valuable information and offerings with the busy and vibrant yogis of DC, MD, and VA.
- Work with and provide a platform for area not-for profit and corporate partners who offer specialized healthcare education and programs or gear we need to get on the mat.