Calendar of Events

LEGEND

C = Calgary Event      E = Edmonton Event      O = Online      H = Hybrid (online & in-person)

** = YAA Certified Teachers with Intermediate or Senior Teacher Status

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Upcoming Events

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E H YAA 100-Hour Immersion Program, 200-Hour Teacher Training, 500-, 750-, 1000-Hour Advanced Training Levels. Pay-as-you go, flexible format and schedule. Equivalency assessment for credit for previous Certifications. Mentor w/ YAA Senior Teachers. See https://yoga.ca/training/ for information.

O YAA
Five 3-hr Video modules of Anatomy and Physiology for students or teachers w/ Paula Carnegie Fehr**. $150 ($200 for Certificate of Completion if an optional assignment is submitted to fulfil the 15-hr YAA-TTP anatomy requirement). Start anytime. Info.: Paula: [email protected]. Register: www.yoga.ca/yaa-store or 780-427-8776.

O
The Curious Heart Meditation & Mindfulness Course w/ Kat Boehm**.  www.pauseandconnect.teachable.com

O
Life Anatomy: It’s FUNctional w/ Sherry Ogg. For yoga teachers and students. Fulfils 15 hour Anatomy requirements for YAA TTP students and for recertifying/upgrading YAA Teachers. Online, correspondence and live. Micromoves.com/therapists.asp. [email protected]. 780-414-0273.

MARCH 2024

March 1 YAA
Deadline for Initial Certification and Recertification applications for May approval. [email protected]

March 1 YAA 
Deadline for submission of events and advertisements for Spring 2024 issue Yoga Bridge Newsletter. www.yoga.ca/newsletter

March 1 E O
Monthly Meditation w/Rebecca Hung. 7:00pm – 8:00pm. $18. Yoga Within #302 8135-102 St. 780-450-9642 www.yogawithin.ca

March 3-9 Gabriola Island, BC
Gabriola Island Yoga Retreat at The Haven w/ Senior YAA Instructor Alison Irwin**. Experience the natural beauty and peace of this unique oceanfront island getaway on one of the most accessible of all the Southern Gulf Islands. Just a 20 minute ferry from Nanaimo.  2 daily gentle yoga practices and evening meditations to soothe and rejuvenate body, mind and heart. $2400-$3290. Based on Single Occupancy.  Includes 6 nights accommodation and meals. Contact Alison at [email protected] 780-993-7443

March 6 O YAA
Teachers Showcase Series. Wednesdays w/Barbara Eastham:** (Senior). 8-9pm on Zoom. Get to know Alberta’s Yoga Teachers! Twice/month FREE for all YAA Members with a variety of YAA teachers. Zoom link will be note on the registration receipt. Recordings available in between classes for Full and Lifetime Members. Register YAA 780 427 8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

March 9 E YAA
Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED & CPR Level C. Special session for YAA Certified Teachers and TTP Students w/Janine Mills. 9am-4pm with 45 min. break for lunch. $100. Percy Page Centre, Rm #8, 11759 Groat Road, Edmonton. Register YAA 780 427 8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

March 12-23 E
SOYA 300 hr Professional Upgrade to RYT500, Module B, near Edmonton. Mod A & B required for certification. $4195+gst for both modules. Save $300 when you pay in full! Rebecca 403-710-4294

March 17 E
Family Yoga w/Hayley Markel. 1:30pm-2:15pm. Yoga Within #302 8135-102 St. 780-450-9642 www.yogawithin.ca

March 19 – June 29 H
SOYA 200hr Foundational Yoga Teacher Training online/hybrid live via Zoom. Conclude at a week long immersion near Traverse City, MI. $2950 USD. Save $200 USD when you pay in full! Contact Rebecca 403-710-4294.

March 20 O YAA
Teachers Showcase Series. Wednesdays w/Barbara Eastham:** (Senior). 8-9pm on Zoom. Get to know Alberta’s Yoga Teachers! Twice/month FREE for all YAA Members with a variety of YAA teachers. Zoom link will be note on the registration receipt. Recordings available in between classes for Full and Lifetime Members. Register YAA 780 427 8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

March 22 – June 23 C
SOYA 300hr Professional Upgrade to RYT500 in Strathmore, 30 min. east of Calgary. Module B. Mod A and B required for cert. $4195 + gst for both modules. Save $300 when you pay in full! Rebecca 403-710-4294.

March 22-24 E H YAA
TTP Spring Teaching Skills Workshop w/Donalee Campbell** (note change in teacher). Friday 6-9pm, Sat/Sun 9am-4:00pm. $225. Percy Page Centre, 11759 Groat Road in Edmonton or livestream via Zoom. Hours count toward all YAA Training Programs. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

APRIL 2024

April Puerto Vallarta
Spring Break Getaway in Mexico. Rest, relax and chill. 403-457-4070; [email protected]; https://www.calgaryiyengaryoga.com/springbreak

April 2 O YAA
Teachers Showcase Series Tuesdays w/Frances Gagnon (500-Hour). 8-9pm on Zoom. Get to know Alberta’s Yoga Teachers! Twice/month FREE for all YAA members with a variety of YAA Teachers. Zoom link will be noted on registration receipt. Recordings available in between classes for Full and Lifetime Members. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

April 6 C
How to Teach Plus-Size Yoga. 2:15-5:45pm. $100.  In person. https://www.calgaryyogacollective.com/training to register or for more information.

April 6 to June 15 O
Peace of Mind for Professionals: Yasodhara Ashram’s 10 week program supporting well-being in a fast-paced working world. Your investment: $1800. Visit yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711.

April 13 E H YAA 
Core Curriculum Class – TTP & Upgrading: Shoulder/Arm Focus; Bhagavad Gita w/Neil Haggard**. 9:30am-3:30pm. $80. Percy Page Centre, 11759 Groat Road, Edmonton or livestream via Zoom. Hours count toward all YAA Training Programs. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

April 16 O YAA
Teachers Showcase Series Tuesdays w/Frances Gagnon (500-Hour). 8-9pm on Zoom. Get to know Alberta’s Yoga Teachers! Twice/month FREE for all YAA members with a variety of YAA Teachers. Zoom link will be noted on registration receipt. Recordings available in between classes for Full and Lifetime Members. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

April 19-21 E H YAA
Exploring Yoga in Community: A Retreat Experience w/Anita Sielecki**; Asana, Pranayama, Meditation & Restorative practices. $295 (sliding scale). Fri 6:30pm – Sun 1pm. Providence Renewal Centre and/or live on Zoom. Anita 780-432-7152. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

April 22-October 12 H
SOYA 200hr. Foundation Yoga Teacher Training Online/Hybrid, live via Zoom. Conclude at a week long immersion near Edmonton. $3200+gst. Pay in full and save $300! Rebecca 403-710-4294.

MAY 2024

May to November, Kootenay Bay, BC
Restorative Retreats: Self-guided healing experiences at Yasodhara Asharam. Minimum 1 week stay. Price varies based on accommodation. Visit yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711

May 4 E H YAA
Core Curriculum Class – TTP & Upgrading: Backbends; Gunas & Koshas w/Mary LeBlanc**. 9:30am-3:30pm. $80 Percy Page Centre, 11759 Groat Road, Edmonton or livestream via Zoom. Hours count toward all YAA Training Programs. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

May 8-October 2 O
SOYA 300hr Professional Upgrade to RYT500. Mexico. Module A. Mod A and B req for cert. Meeting live on Zoom Wed and Sun weekly. $4195+gst for both modules. Save $300 when you pay in full! Contact Rebecca 403-710-4294

May 9-14 Kootenay Bay, BC
Resilient Professionals: Nurturing Peace in a Fast-Paced World. A guided retreat for professionals at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711

May 9-14 Kootenay Bay, BC
Realizing Potential: Awakening to Choice. A guided retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. Visit yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711

May 31-June 2 Sorrento
SOYA Annual Retreat in Sorrento, BC w/special guest Indu Arora “Living Ayurveda”. Retreat fees $325+gst. accommodation and meals separate. www.soyayoga.com [email protected] 403-710-4294

JUNE 2024

June 1 E H YAA 
Core Curriculum Class – TTP & Upgrading: Surya Namaskar; Tantra and Mantra w/Karen Hamdon**. 9:30am-3:30pm. $80. Percy Page Centre, 11759 Groat Road, Edmonton or livestream via Zoom. Hours count toward all YAA Training Programs. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

June 2-7 Kootenay Bay, BC
Gathering Wisdom: Reflections in Nature. A guided retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or 1-800-661-8711

June 16-28 Kootenay Bay, BC
Yoga Journey: Yasodhara Ashram’s transformative 12-day experience. Price varies based on accommodation. Visit yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711

June 16-Apr 28/25 O
SOYA 200hr Foundational Yoga Teacher Training online, live via Zoom on Sundays, 3 times a month. $320+gst. Save $300 when you pay in full! Contact Rebecca 403-710-4294

JULY 2024

July 7-12 Kootenay Bay, BC
Being Alive: Awe and Wonder: A Guided Retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or 1-800-661-8711

July 10-14 E H YAA
A Mindfulness Meditation & Gentle Yoga Retreat w/Kavindu (Mexico) & Anita Sielecki**.  Wed 3pm – Sun 1pm. Providence Renewal Centre in Edmonton and live online. Anita Sielecki**. 780-432-7152 or [email protected] for more information. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store.

July 21-26 Kootenay Bay, BC
Moving into Stillness: Deep Relaxation & Healing. A guided retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or 1-800-661-8711

AUGUST -DECEMBER 2024

August 11-16 Kootenay Bay, BC
Living from Love: Tuning into Your Heart’s Message. A guided retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or 1-800-661-8711

August 25-30 Kootenay Bay, BC
Power of Presence. A guided retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. Visit www.yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711

September 22-27 Kootenay Bay, BC
Opening to Compassion. A guided retreat at Yasodhara Ashram. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or call 1-800-661-8711

October 4-6 E H YAA
Exploring Yoga in Community: A retreat experience: Asana, Pranayama, Meditation and Restorative Practices with Anita Sielecki**. $295 (sliding scale). Fri 6:30pm-Sun 1:00pm. Providence Renewal Centre and/or live online. Info: Anita 780-432-7152. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store

October 10-22 Kootenay Bay, BC
Yoga Journey: Yasodhara Ashram’s transformative 12-day experience. Price varies based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or 1-800-661-8711

November 29-December 1 E H YAA
Exploring Yoga in Community: A retreat experience: Asana, Pranayama, Meditation and Restorative Practices with Anita Sielecki**. $295 (sliding scale). Fri 6:30pm-Sun 1:00pm. Providence Renewal Centre and/or live online. Info: Anita 780-432-7152. Register YAA 780-427-8776 or www.yoga.ca/yaa-store

2025

January 16-April 16, 2025, Kootenay Bay, BC
Yoga Development Course: Yasodhara Ashram’s 3-month immersion into authentic yoga. Offers complete instruction of all practices from our women-led lineage. Fees vary based on accommodation. www.yasodhara.org or 1-800-661-8711


YAA WORKSHOP AND CLASSES FEES AND CANCELLATION POLICY:

Registration Registration with full payment to the YAA office is required for all YAA workshops, TTP classes, retreats, etc.

Transfers Transfer of your registration payment to another participant is not permitted.

Cancellations There are no refunds for cancellations received within two weeks prior to any YAA event. Cancellation fees will apply when cancellations are received more than two weeks prior to the YAA event, in which case you MAY qualify for an 80% refund if your space can be filled by another registrant. Cancellation due to illness (with a doctor’s note,) or due to unforeseen emergencies, MAY qualify for a refund depending on the overall event budget, which can only be evaluated after conclusion of the event.

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