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"Deanne is a wonderful teacher and guide." “Exploring the Healer Within through Tai Chi & Qi Gong” participant

Here…. we…. go….

There's so much I don't know.  I've spent the last year talking about this Whole Life Center trip to the Middle East, questioning other travelers, reading Michener's The Source, Tolan's The Lemon Tree, dipping into books by Marcus Borg and Palestinian Naim Ateek, and revisiting the Bible. I've taken notes on almost 36 lectures (!) on The Holy Land by an archaeology professor Jodi Magness. And still, there's just so muc ... Read More

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Oct
20

Be Happy Now Yoga 2014 at 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Using basic yoga postures, this class focuses on yoga as a “place” to practice its fundamental purpose: allowing peace and happiness to arise now, whatever the circumstances, whether on or off the mat.  Our practice begins with a spiritual principle of yoga that serves as our focus, followed by meditation, attention to breath and gentle postures. We conclude with time in...

Oct
21

Tai Chi: Connecting Body, Mind & Spirit at 10:00 – 11:00 am

Reduce stress, increase balance, and support healing using these easy Tai Chi movments. This 4-week series will include The Vitality Method, 5 easy movements to energize your day, and the Nine Movement Long Form (Integral Tai Chi). If you’ve never done Tai Chi before, or if you have attended previous classes, you will feel right at home as you relax...

Protecting Your Family with Wills, Trusts & Insurance at 6:30 – 8:00 pm

How can you assure that your family knows your wishes if you become unable to act for yourself - or when you pass? Learn how to help preserve your family harmony - and legacy when you are gone. Long-time Phoenix attorney and estate planner Libby Banks offers this hands-on 5-week workshop about what wills and trusts do (and don't do),...

Oct
22

Mommy & Me Yoga (Toddlers) at 9:15 – 10:15 am

Designed with the active toddler in mind, we incorporate play, music, and yoga into one fun hour. Moms, dads, or other caregivers model poses and encourage the toddlers to follow along, helping them practice their newly acquired motor and language skills. We balance active and passive poses into the practice so that toddlers can learn to rev up their engines...

Mommy & Me Yoga (Babies) at 10:30 – 11:30 am

Bond with your baby while doing yoga! We will split class time between yoga for you and yoga for your baby, sometimes at the same time. Yoga helps babies develop body awareness, connecting what they see and feel with what is happening with their bodies. This class is designed with the new mother in mind (with your practitioner’s permission, of...

Oct
23

Gentle Morning Yoga at 10:00 – 11:00 am

Join Debra Baca for a gentle morning yoga stretch each Thursday morning. The practice includes meditation, attention to breath and gentle postures. You'll leave stretched, refreshed and ready for your day. ...