Yoga with Erica

 

Upstairs, Alpine Bakery 411 Alexander Street

wallymaltz@mac.com

335.9385                   


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for reasonable prices!

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  2. Mats – Halfmoon PRO, Manduka Ekolite, Khataland folding, Halfmoon Travel, Manduka Travel, and Khataland folding travel

  3. Meditation – locally-made hardwood benches + 2 sizes of Halfmoon meditation cushions

  4. Other – wool neck pillows, beautiful sari-silk eye pillows, straps, 4” blocks, foam chip blocks, mat bags, Joy-A-Toes, 10-class passes, gift certificates.


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CHRISTMAS

2016 – $3800

2015 — $3900

2014 — $4400

Two sessions of Christmas yoga – one AM and one PM – brought in enough to support Whitehorse Foodbank, Mae Bachur Animal Shelter, Little Footprints Big Steps, Soi Dog Foundation, International Federation of Animal Welfare, and Humane Society International.


THANK YOU!

CLASSES AND SCHEDULE

DROP-IN — Drop-ins are welcome to all evening classes except Monday 5:30 pm Absolute Beginners, UNLESS you have previously completed at least one full Absolute Beginner session with me. 

Drop-in Rate: $15 per 1.5 hr class, or a 10-class pass for $120.  

PRE-REGISTERED — Most evening classes with Erica are pre-registered, offered in 5 or 6-week sessions. At Christmas and in the spring and summer, classes are offered in 4, 5 and 6-day intensives. Absolute Beginner and Level 1 in particular are progressive in design and thus best if you commit to the whole session. So we can build on what we’ve covered. On the other hand, life is as it is, so courses can be pro-rated if you know, at the time of registration, which classes you will miss. Classes pro-rate to $12 each, or a 6-week session for $72. 

All You Can Yoga Pass . Interested in coming to yoga 3-4 times a week? Sign up for 3-4 courses and get a super discount! Contact me to find out more. 

To register or enquire: email to wallymaltz@mac.com Thanks!

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Feb. 20-26 . no classes with Erica
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Feb. 27-Apr. 7 (6 wks)
Please pre-register if you can. Courses can be pro-rated if you know at the time of registration, which dates you will be away. Of course, drop-ins are very welcome, but pre-registration helps me tailor courses to better benefit their participants. Thank you!

Morning classes (TU + FR) are new this session. 
Sign up for one for $72. Sign up for both for $120)

Monday        5:30-7 pm . Absolute Beginners – Intro to Yoga . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips Hams Core – All Levels . $72
Tuesday       7-8:30 AM . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $72 NEW!
                    5:30-7 pm . Detailing Primary – Level 2 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Intro to Meditation – All Levels . $72
Wednesday  5:30-7 pm . Beginning Primary – Level 1 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips + Hams – All Levels . $72
Friday           7-8:30 AM . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $72 NEW!
                    5:30-7 pm . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $72      
Sunday        10:30 am-Noon . Restore – All Levels . $72   

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SPRING! 
Spring into vibrance and promise of a fresh and budding world – cleanse, stretch and strengthen... inside and out!
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APRIL 9 . Restorative Yoga
Sunday 10:30 am-Noon 

APRIL 9-14 . 6 Days Yoga Detox
SU-FR 5:30-7:30 pm
Oh yeah, the pussywillows have been purring for weeks already! Come join us to get your own self ready for spring. Ground with standing poses, deepen breath, build core, build heat, build power, strength and flexibility. Explore and flow beginner-to-mid-level twists, inversions and groovy things in between. Sign up for this 6-day yoga strengthening and detox, with restorative elements to balance the excitement of lengthening days and changing sleep patterns. 
$105 includes daily post-yoga cleansing green elixir/juice concoctions by the amazing Elaine Hanson (alpineayurveda.com)! Plus the final evening (Thursday) we will have a “saatvic” meal together. Register at wallymaltz@mac.com.

APRIL 16 . NO Restorative Yoga
(Easter Sunday)

APR 17-MAY 19 (5 wks)
Monday        5:30-7 pm . Absolute Beginners – Intro to Yoga . $60
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips Hams Core – All Levels . $60
Tuesday       7-8:30 AM . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $60 NEW!
                    5:30-7 pm . Detailing Primary – Level 2 . $60
                    7:30-9 pm . Intro to Meditation – All Levels . $60
Wednesday  5:30-7 pm . Beginning Primary – Level 1 . $60
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips + Hams – All Levels . $60
Friday           7-8:30 AM . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $60 NEW!
                    5:30-7 pm . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $60      
Sunday        10:30 am-Noon . Restore – All Levels . $60 

MAY 21 . Restorative Yoga
Sunday 10:30 am-Noon

MAY 23-30 . 4-Days of Morning Yoga Flow + Explore
Tuesday-Friday 7-8:30 am

MAY 23-30 . 4-Days of Evening Yoga Alignment, Core + Flow
Tuesday-Friday 5:30-7 pm

MAY 23-30 . 4-Days of Yoga Better Backs
Tuesday-Friday 7:30-9 pm

MAY 30-JUN 6 . JEFF MAH!
JEFF MAH RETURNS WITH a re-visitation of classic standing poses, a real focus on building strength, dialing in basics of salutations, getting into this material called "somatics", continued work with PNF style stretching, yoga and advocacy / social activism, etc. All in that special Jeff Mah style of laughter, sweat + exploration. You may work hard but somehow you won’t even mind. WOW! Schedule to be announced.

MAY 28 . Restorative Yoga
Sunday 10:30 am-Noon

MAY 28-JUN 2 . 6 Days Yoga Detox
SU 9-Noon . MO-FR 9-11 am
We’re well into spring and gardens are planted! Come join us to get your own sweet self into the season of new beginnings, new growth and promise. Ground with standing poses, deepen breath, build core, build heat, build power, strength and flexibility. Explore and flow beginner-to-mid-level twists, inversions and groovy things in between. Sign up for this 6-day yoga strengthening and detox, with restorative elements to balance the excitement of lengthening days and changing sleep patterns. 
$110 includes Sunday Restorative yoga, daily cleansing green elixir/juice concoctions! Plus the final evening (Thursday) we will have a “saatvic” meal together. Register at wallymaltz@mac.com.

JUN 4 . Restorative Yoga
Sunday 10:30 am-Noon

JUN 12-JUL 14 (5 wks)
Monday        5:30-7 pm . Absolute Beginners – Intro to Yoga . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips Hams Core – All Levels . $72
Tuesday       7-8:30 AM . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $72 NEW!
                    5:30-7 pm . Detailing Primary – Level 2 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Intro to Meditation – All Levels . $72
Wednesday  5:30-7 pm . Beginning Primary – Level 1 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips + Hams – All Levels . $72
Friday           7-8:30 AM . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $72 NEW!
                    5:30-7 pm . Flow/Resto’ – All Levels . $72      
Sunday        10:30 am-Noon . Restore – All Levels . $72 

JUL 17-21 . 5 Days Flow/Resto
MO-FR . 5:30-7 pm
A nice combination of restorative, moving into 30-45 minutes of accessible Level 1-ish flow, then toning back down to stretch and restorative with a nice savasan-aah at the end. Register at the usual place ... wallymaltz@mac.com . $60

JUL 17-21 . Absolute Beginners — 
A 5-Day Intro to Yoga . SU-FR . 7:30-9  pm

Never done, or pretty new to, yoga? These five consecutive evenings put together in one week what we more or less cover over six weeks of just one day a week. A great way to get a good taste of yoga and a good introductory foundation. A great review, stretch and detailing for those repeating or even slightly beyond absolute beginner, with the added bonus of the strengthening and lengthening that comes from six days in a row. If you’ve been putting off trying yoga, or fallen off the beginner wagon, this’ll be a lovely opportunity to climb on board. It’s always a treat to work in a group like this, so wait no longer. $60 

JUL 24-28 . 5 Days Level 1
MO-FR . 5:30-7 pm
Five consecutive evenings of yoga stretch, detailing and flow based on the primary series of breath-based Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga — and lots of fun and exploration of the principles of energy and alignment it illuminates, with the bonus of the strength and length that comes from 6 days in a row. If you’ve put off trying yoga, or fallen off the yoga wagon, this is a lovely opportunity to climb on board. It’s always a treat to work in a group like this, so wait no longer. $60
 
JUL 24-28 . 5 Days Hips Hams Core
MO-FR . 7:30-9 pm
Open Sesame. That’s what you’ll be saying after 5 days of Hips, Hams ... and let’s toss in some Core. Ssssssshtrong! $60

JUL 6 . Lunch Yoga at Miles Canyon
Wednesday 12:15-1:15 / 30 pm
By donation! $10 donation suggested. Goes to YCS. i did this a couple of years ago and it was really lovely. On the bench overlooking the river, across the bridge and hang a right. COME! If you have the time, bring your lunch and stay afterwards. Oh! And bring your mat, if you have one.

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Jul 29-Sep 3 . no classes with Erica
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SEP 4-OCT 13 (6 wks)
Monday        5:30-7 pm . Absolute Beginners – Intro to Yoga . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips Hams Core – All Levels . $72
Tuesday       5:30-7 pm . Detailing Primary – Level 2 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Intro to Meditation – All Levels . $72
Wednesday  5:30-7 pm . Beginning Primary – Level 1 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips + Hams – All Levels . $72
Friday           5:30-7 pm . Flow/Resto – All Levels . Drop-in . $15
                    No class on September 29                  
Sunday        10:30 am-Noon . Restore – All Levels
                    No Restorative on Thanksgiving Sunday

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Oct 13-20 . no classes with Erica
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OCT 22 . Restorative Yoga
Sunday 10:30 am-Noon

OCT 23-DEC 1 (6 wks)
Monday        5:30-7 pm . Absolute Beginners – Intro to Yoga . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips Hams Core – All Levels . $72
Tuesday       5:30-7 pm . Detailing Primary – Level 2 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Intro to Meditation – All Levels . $72
Wednesday  5:30-7 pm . Beginning Primary – Level 1 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips + Hams – All Levels . $72
Friday           5:30-7 pm . Flow/Resto – All Levels . Drop-in . $15
Sunday        10:30 am-Noon . Restore – All Levels

NOV 11. Restore + Retreat
Remembrance Day . 1-4 pm
Ahh, November. A perfect time to take a few hours away from the month and spend it with yourself, a bit of stretching, breathing, very restorative yoga, yoga nidra, and a few hours away from your house and endless list of things to do. Come to a peaceful place, peaceful sounds, tea and treats, your yoga teacher, and others wanting a little sigh of relief from a crazy world and challenging 30-day block on the calendar. A restorative mini-retreat: $50 includes it all.

DEC 1-6 2017 . Andrea Peloso 
(Visiting Teacher / Teacher Trainer / Restorative Diva)

RETURN VISIT, by popular demand!

If Judith Lassiter is Queen of Restorative Yoga, then Andrea Peloso is a crown-princess. A long-time student/apprentice of Judith (who carefully chooses her students, works with them over decades, and sends them forth to spread her teachings). Andrea travels the world training teachers in Restorative Yoga and spine health, and teaches everyone who is interested delicious backbends that make your spine happy, biomechanics in yoga, hips + pelvic health, among other things.

Schedule finalized November 1, 2017 
Email me, wallymaltz@mac.com, to register!

DEC 7-13. Restore + Retreat
A Daily Dose TH-WE . 6-8 pm
As we near the darkest day and longest night, it is a perfect time to spend a few hours nurturing our bodies, nervous systems, immune and digestive systems, and the emotional overload of life now ramping into Christmas and the new year. Who knew time could fly so fast. Slow it down. Be somewhere every evening for 7 evenings where nobody wants anything from you, doesn’t expect you to be anywhere else and you can give body and soul some real care. You will not believe how much better you feel! ALL: $84 . SGL: $15

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Dec 15-25 . no classes with Erica
Visiting mum and dad in Calgary for Christmas
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DEC 26-31 . 6 Days of Christmas PM
EVENINGS 5:30-7:30 PM . $100

Struggling to find balance this holiday season? Join us for the 6-day Christmas Yoga mind-body immersion. 

Help offset the Christmas whirl, eggnog, rich food, sweets, libations and busy busy busy — BREATHE, STRETCH + MOVE THIS CHRISTMAS! Six evenings or five mornings of fun, accessible, all-levels yoga will increase your strength, flexibility, balance, awareness and laughter – ALL the ingredients for living and aging well.

The cost is $100 and all proceeds go to animal and human charities here in the Yukon and abroad.. 

Mae Bachur Animal Shelter, Whitehorse Food Bank, Little Footprints Big Steps, International Humane Society, Soi Dog Foundation, World Animal Protection, and this year Yukon Cares, the local organization working to bring Syrian refugees to Whitehorse.

There are sometimes spaces for drop-ins, so please do contact me. Drop-in fee: $15. These Christmas workshops are fundraisers so 10-class passes cannot be used.

DEC 27-31 . 5 Days of Christmas AM
TU-FR 7-8:30 AM . SA 9:30-11:30 AM . $90

Struggling to find balance this holiday season? Join us for the 6-day Christmas Yoga mind-body immersion. 

Help offset the Christmas whirl, eggnog, rich food, sweets, libations and busy busy busy — BREATHE, STRETCH + MOVE THIS CHRISTMAS! Six evenings or five mornings of fun, accessible, all-levels yoga will increase your strength, flexibility, balance, awareness and laughter – ALL the ingredients for living and aging well.

The cost is $100 and all proceeds go to animal and human charities here in the Yukon and abroad.. 

Mae Bachur Animal Shelter, Whitehorse Food Bank, Little Footprints Big Steps, International Humane Society, Soi Dog Foundation, World Animal Protection, and this year Yukon Cares, the local organization working to bring Syrian refugees to Whitehorse.

There are sometimes spaces for drop-ins, so please do contact me. Drop-in fee: $15. These Christmas workshops are fundraisers so 10-class passes cannot be used.

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JAN 1 . New Year’s SANKALPA:
Guided Meditation, Yoga, and Deep Resolution-Setting — a mini-retreat 
11 am-2:15 pm
SANKALPA . SETTING RESOLVE — For those who want to start their new year in contemplation for meaningful intention-setting. Starting with a guided/silent meditation we ask ourselves the questions needed, to find our one most meaningful resolution, for the year. Followed by any writing of thoughts / questions / intentions arising from the meditation. Moving into 45-60 minutes of accessible yoga, stretch and flow, tapering into restorative yoga. A silent break with tea, snacks and personal thought/contemplation. Closing with a long deep yoga nidra to create space for answers and intention to arise, and set more deeply. We will take home the awareness, space and contemplation of the session, and our own stickers for around the house and car, to surprise and gently remind ourselves and perhaps others of what we hoped for from the year. $35

JAN 1 . New Year’s Day Restorative
Sunday 7-9:15 pm 
Please pre-register with an email to: wallymaltz@mac.com
A 2-hour version of the SANKALPA Mini-Retreat, described above, with only gentle stretching and restorative poses.


Jan. 8-Feb. 19 (6 wks)
Monday        5:30-7 pm . Absolute Beginners – Intro to Yoga . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips Hams Core – All Levels . $72
Tuesday       5:30-7 pm . Detailing Primary – Level 2 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Intro to Meditation – All Levels . $72
Wednesday  5:30-7 pm . Beginning Primary – Level 1 . $72
                    7:30-9 pm . Hips + Hams – All Levels . $72
Friday           5:30-7 pm . Flow/Resto – All Levels . $72
                    No class Feb. 17     
Sunday        10:30 am-Noon . Restore – All Levels
                    No class Feb. 19

Jan. 30-Feb. 16 . Book of Joy
WEEKDAYS . 7-8:15 AM

The Book of Joy is by The Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. 
It is a wonderful book. Two of the world's wisest, most compassionate humans feel the true and deepest purpose of each of our lives is to find, and live in, real and lasting joy. This book is a joyful discussion and guide to doing that.

We will listen together in a casual setting — lying, sitting, meditating, mindfully moving to partake in tea/coffee and/or a light breakfast. Then we will learn, and do, the Joy Practices they offer.

Please register for the whole 12-day course at wallymaltz@mac.com. $120 includes daily light breakfast. The book will be available at a good price, if  desired. I am very excited to offer this 12-day course and hope for a minimum of 10 participants.

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OTHER YOGA IN THE YUKON:

Breath of Life: breathoflifestudio.com

The Studio: yukonyogapilates.com

Grace Space:  gracespaceyukon.com

Whitehorse Yoga (Richard Mueller): yogawhitehorse.ca

Inspired by the lineage of Sri T. Krishnamacharya

through the traditions of Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, and B.K.S. Iyengar.