Online Classes & Programs
Group wellness classes in the comfort of your own home.
- Weekly Classes on Zoom
- Online Workshops & At-Home Retreats
- Digital Library of 150 Practice Videos: Yoga, Tai Chi, Pilates, Meditation, Chair Yoga, Chair Fitness, Qigong, Guided Relaxation
In-Person Classes & Retreats
Cultivate well-being ➖ indoors & in nature.
- Outdoor Classes: Yoga, Qigong, Tai Chi in Asheville & Hendersonville
- Wellness Retreats
- Silent Group Hikes
- Meditative Mornings at the NC Arboretum
Personal Support & Coaching
Private one-on-one sessions ➖ in person or online via Zoom.
- Yoga Therapy
- Meditation Coaching
- Private Instruction: Yoga, Tai Chi, Qigong, Pilates
- Deep Rest & Sound Healing Sessions
- In-person sessions in Asheville & Hendersonville
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2023 Online Class Schedule
Plant the Seeds of Well-being 🌱 Enjoy an introductory week of free classes on Zoom!
Get to know our warm and good-humored online practice community and explore the wide variety of health and wellness activities that our weekly schedule has to offer. Move at your own pace, honor your body’s unique needs, and allow curiosity and self-compassion to guide the way in each practice.
To get started, simply email the words FREE WEEK to firstname.lastname@example.org and include any questions you may have. You will receive the full schedule of classes and Zoom links ➖ and you can get started anytime! Attend further classes by purchasing a pack of class passes or by signing up for a monthly membership.
Click on any class title below to learn more
Mondays 9:30 – 10:30am EST
Mondays 11am – Noon EST
Tuesdays 9:25am – 9:45 EST
Bounce! Mini-Trampoline Fitness
Tuesdays 10am – 11:10 EST
Yoga for Health & Healing
Wednesdays 11am – Noon EST
Yoga for Joints, Bone & Spine Care
Wednesdays 7pm – 8pm EST
Thursdays 9:30am – 10:30 EST
Fridays 9:45am – 10:05 EST
Bounce! Mini-Trampoline Fitness
Fridays 10:15am – 10:45 EST
2nd Sundays 2:15 – 3:30pm EST
Deep Rest Yoga Nidra
Wellness Membership & The Mind-Body Library
Monthly members enjoy access to The Mind-Body Library, an archive of over 150 videos & guided audio practices including yoga, chair yoga, pilates, chair pilates, tai chi & qigong, mini-trampoline fitness, restorative & resting yoga, guided meditation, guided relaxation, and more. Choose from a wide variety of class options that vary in length from quick 5-minute practices to full 60 minute classes. Monthly memberships also include weekly live online classes (via Zoom) depending on which membership level you choose.
$9/month. Affordable access to The Mind-Body Library (does not include Deep Rest Yoga Nidra or Mantra Meditation practices). Discounts for live online classes.
$15/month. Full access to The Mind-Body Library including Deep Rest Yoga Nidra and Mantra practices. Discounts for live online classes.
$30/month. Attend 5 free live classes on Zoom every month – PLUS – full access to The Mind-Body Library. Discounts on specialty classes, workshops & retreats.
$50/month. Attend 9 free live classes on Zoom per month – PLUS – full access to The Mind-Body Library. Discounts on specialty classes, workshops & retreats.
$60/month. Attend unlimited free live classes on Zoom every month – PLUS – full access to The Mind-Body Library. Discounts on specialty classes, workshops & retreats.
$75/month. Attend unlimited free live classes on Zoom every month – PLUS – free monthly Deep Rest Yoga Nidra sessions on Zoom. Full access to The Mind-Body Library. Discounts on specialty classes, workshops & retreats.
Take a peek at The Mind-Body Library ➡️ CLICK HERE
Become a member ➡️ CLICK HERE
Touching Peace: Five-Day Mindfulness Retreat
at Kanuga Lake & Conference Center
Arrive Monday June 12th @ 3pm
Depart Friday June 16th @ Noon
Let there be an opening into the quiet
beneath the chaos
where you find the peace
you did not think possible.
– Self-Compassion Practice –
– Gentle Yoga & Qigong –
– Seated & Lying-Down Meditation –
– Walking Meditation in Nature –
– Deep Rest / Yoga Nidra –
– Sound Bathing –
– Forest Bathing –
To touch peace is to come back to the place in us where we feel clear and calm, whole and connected. The distractions and pressures of modern life make it more important than ever that we prioritize pauses and practices that bring us to our inner still point where we can gather what we need to stay close to what matters and to be fully present to the grief and the joy of life.
Contemplative and devotional practice, meditative and mindful movement practice, time spent in nature and time spent in silence are all human rituals as old as time meant to guide us to an inner luminosity where healing and clear-seeing can happen.
In this 5-day retreat, we will stop, rest, listen, reflect, be present, and nourish our inmost self. We return to the wider world feeling motivated and committed to continue pauses & practices in our everyday lives.
Retreat sessions include self-compassion practice, gentle yoga and meditation, qigong and walking meditation in nature, guided relaxation, sound-bathing, and forest-bathing. The retreat also offers generous free time for personal reflection, connecting with other retreatants, nature walks, canoeing or kayaking on Kanuga Lake, and simply resting and renewing yourself in a peaceful and restorative setting.
Retreatants will find that there is something for everyone, regardless of physical limitation. No prior experience with yoga, meditation, or qigong is necessary. All are welcome.
Monthly Deep Rest Yoga Nidra
Yoga Nidra is a guided lying-down meditation that induces deep relaxation and peaceful states of awareness. Research highlights how Deep Rest practices can release cumulative stress from the body and brain, reducing inflammation and down-regulating stress-hormone arousal while harnessing the body and brain’s natural abilities to heal and recover with focused, structured rest. Monthly Deep Rest Yoga Nidra falls on the second Sunday of every month from 2:15 – 3:30pm EST.
Free gentle yoga and meditation session every Wednesday evening from 7pm – 8pm on Zoom. Seated tension-release on a chair or a cushion (your preference), breath-work to release distress from the nervous system, lightly guided seated meditation, concludes with a progressive relaxation that can be done lying-down or in a reclined position.
All are welcome. No prior experience necessary. This practice can be done in a chair, on the floor, on your couch, or in your bed. To join the group, simply email Jenne so she can send you the Zoom link ➡️ email@example.com
Meditation in Nature at the NC Arboretum
Connect with nature at the North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville and enjoy a morning of relaxation and quiet meditation. The session begins with gentle breath-based movement and tension-release. These gentle yoga and qigong movements are easy and calming and can be done standing or seated in a chair (your preference). A silent walking meditation through the garden allows us to be fully present to the wonders of nature. The session closes with a relaxing sound bath that can be enjoyed seated or lying-down (your preference).
Upcoming Meditative Mornings at the NC Arboretum:
Sunday June 25th 9am – 10:15 Click Here to Register
Save the Date: Sunday July 30th 9am – 10:15
Silent Hike & Forest Qigong
Enjoy a quiet, mindful stroll through the woods at the North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville, NC. A silent hike takes us to scenic treasures on the arboretum property where we will do a restorative qigong practice. Qigong is a series of simple flowing movements that supports the body’s natural healing processes, promotes healthy circulation, invites inner calm, and releases tension from the body. Hikes will be mindfully-paced and qigong practice easy and accessible. Limited to 12 participants.
Sunday June 11th 10:15am – Noon Click Here to Register
Silent Hikes are offered by Jenne once per month at the NC Arboretum. Email Jenne at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to receive an email alert when registration opens for silent hikes at the NC Arboretum.
Yoga in Nature (Hendersonville)
8 Wednesdays: June 21st – August 9th 9:30am – 10:30
Gentle, relaxing yoga stretches outside in the fresh air. Connect with the beauty of nature while releasing tension and building flexibility, strength, balance, and inner calm. This class is limited to 10 participants and takes place in a quiet, beautiful green space at 323 Blythe Street in Hendersonville, NC.
Tai Chi By The Pond
Hollabrook Farm / Mills River, North Carolina
8 Sessions from 9am – 10am
June 29; July 13 & 27; Aug 10, 24 & 31st; Sept 14 & 28
Practice Tai Chi 10 Form, an elegant short form that contains the signature movements of Tai Chi Chuan in a simplified and compact sequence. Tai Chi consists of relaxed and focused movements that clear the mind and relax the nervous system while improving balance, strength, flexibility, stability, coordination, joint health, memory, and attentional skills. This series is designed for seasoned practitioners who have taken Tai Chi in the past (a beginner series will be offered again in fall of 2023). Each session will begin with gentle qigong warm-ups followed by a focus on one or two specific Tai Chi forms and closing with a group silent practice of the full sequence. Video practices will be provided to assist participants in practicing on their own time between sessions or in the case of missed sessions.
Silent Hike & Gentle Yoga
Enjoy a quiet, mindful hike to scenic treasures at The North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville, NC. A gentle yoga session in the forest will include guided sensory meditation, calming breath-work, and gentle tension release. Hikes are mindfully-paced and yoga practices easy and accessible, including the option to sit on a bench for any seated practice. Participants bring their own mat or blanket for lying-down practices and are able to come to a lying-down position on the ground unassisted.
Save the Date for the July Hike: Sunday July 9th 10:15am – Noon
Email Jenne at email@example.com if you would like to receive an email alert when registration opens for silent hikes at the NC Arboretum.