Course with Felicia Jordan & Brandon Nappi
January 21, 2020 11:00 AM - March 03, 2020 12:00 PM

IDEAL FOR: All levels including beginners

1. MINDFUL YOGA FOR CHILDREN with Felicia Jordan

Like a lotus grows through mud into full bloom, this course empowers children to move through adversity towards positive change and growth. This six-week class provides an opportunity for them to practice mindful yoga in a safe, supportive, and fun environment! Each hour-long session will include activity sheets, breathing exercises, meditation, and playful movement. Youth ages two to six are welcome to join this course. Separately yet at the same time, we invite parents and caretakers to join us for six weeks of mindfulness practice and gentle yoga (see below for further details).

Yoga has been shown to help children with:

Strength & flexibility

Coordination & balance

Self-esteem & confidence

Physical consciousness & movement

Stimulation of the senses

2. MINDFULNESS FOR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS with Brandon Nappi

Caring for children stretches the heart in unexpected ways. Enjoy some much needed time for yourself in a supportive community of mindfulness practice. Over six weeks, we’ll explore gentle and restorative techniques that support the joyful, exhausting, and exhilarating adventure of raising a family. Our sessions will address some of the popular myths around mindfulness and offer a practical, simple on-ramp to bring this rich and beautiful tradition into your home. Our learning will include guided meditation, teaching, storytelling, conversation, and laughter.

Class Dates: Tuesdays January 21, February 4, 11, 18, 25, March 3 (skipping January 28)

Class Time: 11 AM – 12 PM.

*Classes will run at the same time. You can sign members of your family up for both classes or just one. For example, your child can partake in the first option while you partake in the second.

Tuition is $250 for both six-week classes and $180 for an individual six-week class.

Tuition is $250 for both classes, $180 for individual class.

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Program Format:
Course

Skill Level:
All Levels

Category:
Mindfulness, Movement

Starts:
January 21, 2020 11:00 AM

Ends:
March 03, 2020 12:00 PM

Location:
Copper Beech Institute
303 Tunxis Road
West Hartford, CT, 06107 Map It >


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