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Classes, Seminars, and Workshops - Week of September 9, 2019

Classes, Seminars, and Workshops





 
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Tuesday


September 2019
 1:15 p.m.  Free! 

ESL Program: First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor/Washtenaw Literacy.

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Intermediate and advanced conversation/culture, pronunciation/presentation, and writing practice for learners of English as a second language. No beginner groups available. NOTE: Church remains locked at all times. Follow instructions for entry at the side doors.
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor, 1432 Washtenaw Avenue. Free. 734-662-4466. [map]


 6-7 p.m. 

"Aerial Boot Camp": A2 Aviary.

  community member   < less a whiteboard with a list aerial apparatus written on it, each apparatus has a different exercise lis

This an all-levels instructor-guided conditioning circuit class is perfect for new aerialists, experienced flyers as a supplement to their current training, or for any folx who are interested in a new and exciting way to exercise. We will focus on building strength, alignment, flexibility, and technique with progressive training in the air and on the floor. Students will develop the core and upper body muscle groups needed for all aerial apparatuses and will learn exercises and spotting techniques to practice on their own. Absolute beginners of any (or no) athletic background highly encouraged! Please register via website, class size is limited. =)
A2 Aviary, 2875 Boardwalk Dr, Suite A. $12. contact@a2aviary.com http://a2aviary.com/ [map]



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Wednesday


September 2019
 7-8:30 p.m. 

"Gateway to the Spiritual Path"

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An introduction to basic Buddhist and spiritual principles,
exploring aspects of the spiritual path embodied by Buddhism.
Jewel Heart Tibetan Buddhist Center, 1129 Oak Valley Drive. $80. 7349943387. annarbor@jewelheart.org https://www.jewelheart.org/ [map]


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Thursday


September 2019
 7 p.m.  Free! 

"Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning": Ypsilanti District Library.

  community member   < less Attorney Virginia Cardwell

Learn what estate plan will work best for you. Attorney Virginia Cardwell will explore available tools including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and other methods to plan for property to pass outside of probate.
Ypsilanti District Library, 5577 Whittaker Rd., Ypsilanti. Free. 734-482-4110 x1377. ggainsley@ypsilibrary.org https://www.ypsilibrary.org/event/wills-trusts-and-estate-planning/ [map]



 7-8:30 p.m. 

Beginning Pole Dance: A2 Aviary.

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Twirling, dancing, and climbing a pole - what more can you ask for? In this 90 minute class, you will learn beginning pole skills and have the opportunity to string them together in upbeat, fun choreography. With an emphasis on building strength and safe pole dancing form, we will explore the creativity of this vertical dance form. You will also learn how to set up and break down the X-Poles, so that you will be able to use them when you are cleared for open gym.
Please wear shorts (feel free to bring layers to stay warm) and avoid wearing lotion or jewelry to this class.
All genders are welcome in every class at the Aviary. Please register via the Aviary's website, class size is limited. =)
A2 Aviary, 2875 Boardwalk Dr, Suite A. $25. contact@a2aviary.com http://a2aviary.com/ [map]



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Saturday


September 2019
 9 a.m. 

Fall Yoga Teacher Training: Verapose Yoga House.

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At Verapose Yoga, we believe that all of our students are beautifully unique. We believe in treating everyone as such, and trust that each person inherently has what they need to be happy and vibrant already inside.
We believe in treating all of our students as equals and admire the differences within all. We opened in the Fall of 2015 in quaint downtown Dexter, MI, and have built a business around being a community for people interested in mindfulness and yoga to come together as one.
Overall Learning Objectives RYT-200:
Philosophy: Learn and understand the foundational texts of Yoga
Hatha Yoga:including Vinyasa, Restorative, Basic and Yin
Asanas:Learn over 80 asanas
Pranayama:Explore the basics of yogic breathing
Develop and build your own personal yoga practice
Learn to teach to a variety of populations with clarity and confidence.
Receive: Support, Experience & Confidence
For more info: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=253090&stype=41&sTG=77&p
Verapose Yoga & Meditation House, 3173 Baker Rd, Dexter. $3000 early bird;$3200 reg & payment plan. 7344747361. courtney@veraposeyoga.com https://veraposeyoga.com/essential-oils-2/ [map]



 10-11 a.m. 

"Aerial Boot Camp": A2 Aviary.

  community member   < less a whiteboard with a list aerial apparatus written on it, each apparatus has a different exercise lis

This an all-levels instructor-guided conditioning circuit class is perfect for new aerialists, experienced flyers as a supplement to their current training, or for any folx who are interested in a new and exciting way to exercise. We will focus on building strength, alignment, flexibility, and technique with progressive training in the air and on the floor. Students will develop the core and upper body muscle groups needed for all aerial apparatuses and will learn exercises and spotting techniques to practice on their own. Absolute beginners of any (or no) athletic background highly encouraged! Please register via website, class size is limited. =)
A2 Aviary, 2875 Boardwalk Dr, Suite A. $12. contact@a2aviary.com http://a2aviary.com/ [map]



 5-6:30 p.m.  Free! 

"Kombucha Brew 101: with Rachel": Unity Vibration.

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Healthy Kombucha Brew 101 Class every second Saturday
Come learn how to brew and the tricks to carbonating and flavoring this healthy elixir....
$20 gets you brew instructions, industry knowledge and a SCOBY! Pay when you come. Please bring your own jar.
Unity Vibration Tasting Room, 93 Ecorse Rd, Ypsilanti. Free. danni@uvkbeer.com https://www.facebook.com/events/606867266811079/ [map]






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