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Located in downtown Waterloo (next door to the Sportsplex), we are your home away from home for movement, friendship, and good vibes!


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Workshops + Events

Singing Circle

Friday, March 29th • 6-7 PM • Free

Come sing songs with us in a circle! 🙂 Sit with us in the cozy studio, drink some warm tea, and sing some songs from across the globe. Friendly. Casual. Easy-going. Everyone welcome! Free! Come!

• • • let Dani know you are coming (she will be excited!) • • •

Spring Energy Boost Series

Tuesdays, April 2nd-30th • 7-8 PM

Learn specific energy techniques for enhancing your health and boosting your vitality in this special class series with Rick Kottman (Eden Energy Medicine Certified Practitioner and Reiki Master). Come to as many classes as you wish! These special classes are included in all Ananda Punch Cards and Memberships. Alternatively, you could also purchase just the Spring Energy Boost Series (all 5 classes) for only $40 using this link.
Each class will have a different focus:
• 4/2 Processing Emotions • • • hold your spot • • •
• 4/9 Working with Chakras • • • hold your spot • • •
• 4/16 Strengthening Your Aura • • • hold your spot • • •

Intro to Aya

Saturday, April 6th • 10:30-11:30 AM • Free

Curious? Enjoy a special Aya class exclusively for 1st-timers! Let Dani prove to you that yes, indeed, you can do this… and that it is really fun! 🙂 Free, but limited to 10 participants! Pre-registration is highly recommended.

Family Yoga Storytime

Saturday, April 13th • 10:30-11:00 AM • Free

Join Kelsey and Missie at the Waterloo Public Library for a special storytime! You and your youngsters will transform into shapes, become a variety of animals, and learn the value of mindful breathing. No registration necessary. Bringing a mat or towel for each family member is recommended.

Growing Gratitude

Sunday, April 14th • 7:30-8:30 PM • $10

Gratitude opens the door to more of the things we already have that truly fill us up. We’ll learn how to grow gratitude and experience life at its fullest. Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended.

Couples Yoga

Saturday, April 20th • 6:00-7:30 PM • $24/couple

Have fun while you explore & sustain collaborative yoga poses. Build trust and communication in a light and playful way! Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended. Only one person per couple needs to register.

Let’s Talk: Plastic

Sunday, April 28th • 1:00-2:00 PM • Free

Making change is easier with friends! So let’s get together and talk about plastic. At this gathering, Dani, Jessica, and Caitlin, will share simple, practical ways to begin reducing one’s plastic consumption. We’ll then expand into community discussion and idea sharing. You’ll leave feeling motivated, inspired, supported and ready to make small changes that have a big impact. Free! We’d love to know you are coming!

Meditation Motivation

Monday, April 29th • 7-8 PM • $10

Meditation is by definition a lonely endeavor, but with remarkably connecting results. Let’s do more connecting along the way too! Plus, Mary will share some of the latest motivating research on meditation to help us start, sustain, or reignite our personal meditation practice. Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended.

Fantastic Yoga Beasts and Where to Find Them: a Harry Potter Yoga Event

Saturday, May 11th • 6:00-7:15 PM • $20

Harry Potter Yoga is back and this time we will journey through Newt Scamander’s magizoology manual and transform into fantastic yoga beasts. Transform, levitate, and cast spells as we enter the magical world through yoga. Great for all ages! Wands provided. Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended.

Restorative Yoga: a Special Event for Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 12th • 3:00-4:30 PM • $25

A perfect gift for Mom on Mother’s Day! This meditative yoga practice is the perfect antidote for a busy life of multi-tasking. Partcipants will be guided through a series of poses intended to eliminate stress and distractions while promoting inner peace and mental clarity. As you rest, relax and restore; Kelsey will ease your mind through guided meditation and affirmations. Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended. Sign up today!
Please note: If you wish to purchase a spot as a gift, or if you’d like to purchase more than one spot, please contact Kelsey at graylaneyoga@gmail.com or 712.299.2594 to see how many spaces are left. She will then be able to gather the name(s) of who you wish to enroll and email you an invoice for the number of spots you wish to purchase.

Sounds of Healing

Saturday, May 18th • 10:30-11:30 AM • $20

Relax and receive the healing benefits as Collette leads a beautiful sound meditation using a variety of crystal bowls, drums, and more. Simply rest (seated or lying) and enjoy a healing, balancing, and rejuvenating break from your busy life. Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended.

Why Curiosity?

Monday, June 10th • 7-8 PM • Free

Mary is heading in a new life direction soon as a result of curiosity – not deciding between known things, but getting to know the unknown. Learn what it means to be curious, and put the power of curiosity to work in your own life. Spaces are limited. Pre-registration is highly recommended.

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