Events, Workshops & Retreats

Creative and inspired offerings from the Church of Yoga Team to ignite your imagination and fire up your SPIRIT!

May26

1:00 - 3:00pm

  • SUN

CBD & Restorative Yoga

Join us for a one of a kind Restorative Yoga experience where you will have the opportunity to explore both topical and oral CBD. CBD is a non-psychoactive derivative of the marijuana plant that has amazing relaxing and healing properties such as pain relief along with the ability to reduce inflammation and anxiety. Come explore new realms of tranquility at The Church of Yoga. 
All Levels Welcome!
Suggested Donation $25

Chelsey Backus

Jun06

6 - 7:15pm

  • THU

Yoga & Live Music: Blues Edition

Join Senior Laughing Lotus Teacher Sheri and her husband Johny for a night of live blues and yoga.

This class is open to ALL

Suggested donation $15-$25

Sheri Celantano

Jun09

4:00pm - 5:00pm

  • SUN

Fluid Flow: Pride Edition

Calling ALL Queers, Queens, Non-Binary and Fluid folks. This monthly Fluid Flow is designed for you, the LGBTQ Community and your sparkly friends.
Enjoy your glittery loving yoga home where you can be YOU, connect more deeply to each other and your Highest Self.
Suggested donation $15 – $20
 
All are welcome! 

Chelsey + Jordan

Jun14 - 16

FRI 6 - 9pm, SAT + SUN 10am - 6pm

TRY: Trauma Recovery Yoga NOLA

This 20-hour weekend intensive is CEU approved by Yoga Alliance for Yoga instructors but is open to ALL, and is valuable for anyone who; has experienced trauma, cares for someone who has experienced trauma, counselors of trauma, clinicians in behavioral, health or addiction recovery fields, or yoga teachers who want to expand their skills into trauma-sensitive yoga. This training will prepare you to work with populations in crisis who have experienced trauma. We will identify the obstacles and rewards of teaching yoga, meditation, and breathing techniques to these vulnerable populations. You will learn this science-based method and acquire new tools that will help you to help yourself and others heal through trauma of the past.

*No yoga experience required.*

You will learn:
– psychology of trauma and somatic solutions
– T.R.Y. posture sequences
– Meditation for trauma
– Mantra and affirmation uses for trauma
– yoga postures for limited mobility
– dos and don’ts of trauma sensitive verbiage
– appropriate touch in class
– respect increases boundaries of trauma
– how to work with diverse groups/social justice
– breath for trauma recovery and resilience
– coping with compassion fatigue
– what to do next
– plus bonus materials and surprises!
— Mindful movements for at risk youth
and much more!

You must attend all classes in order to become certified with TRY.

Tuition $386.00

For questions, message us or email info@traumarecoveryyoga.org

Jun15

2:00 - 3:00pm

  • SAT

Rebel Reiki: Auras + Body Reading Workshop

Join us as Jenn Lee leads you on a learning adventure of how to use your intuitive 3rd eye to see the light patterns that people emit and what it means about their personality or current mood! We will do some meditation and exercises to engage our psychic senses to practice seeing auras. Please know that this is held as confidential, safe, sacred space.

Sep06 - 19

JOURNEY TO AFRICA (KENYA + TANZANIA) SEPTEMBER 6 -19, 2019

Experience a once in a lifetime trip to Kenya and Tanzania where you will connect deeply to nature,  local yogis and your True Self. We will be visiting three main locations on this trip, Jamos home town of Nairobi, a seva trip to Maasai and culminating in a climb up Mt. Kilimanjaro!

For the first week we will be experiencing a daily yoga practice along with deep journaling sessions, explore the Prison Yoga Project, meet the local yogis,  participate in seva at the Massai Village and a three day Safari! The second week will be devoted to climbing up and down Mt. Kilimanjaro.

“It’s not the mountain we conquer, its ourselves” Edmond Hillary

(STARTS + FINISHES IN NAIROBI KENYA) SEP 06SEP 19 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Once your application is received & approved, an official email will be sent containing details of program details, including when to book flights to Nairobi for coordinated arrivals. Please complete your application BEFORE booking travel. A tourist VISA is required for travel to Kenya + Tanzania.

TUITION

  • Early Bird $3,500 if paid in full by July 6, 2019 / Full Price $3,800 due by August 15, 2019
  • $1,000 non-refundable deposit needed to secure your spot
  • Includes all local transport, food, accomidations and mountain trek
  • Not included airfare to and from Africa, visa fees, vaccinations and mountain gear

James Mweu + Victor Colletti