Yoga at Ananda

Yoga with Laura Creswell, RYT-500

About Laura Creswell

Laura, RYT-500, has 1000s of hours of yoga training and teaching experience, and is a Co-Founder of the State Street Yoga Co-op in Cedar Falls. Laura is passionate about helping women feel strong, peaceful, and confident in their body. She loves to help women connect with their intuitive wisdom.

Beginner Yoga Series

Establish a strong foundation in your yoga practice by learning the basics of Hatha Yoga. In this 4-week series with Laura, you’ll practice consistent and effective poses for improving posture and increasing strength and flexibility. Experience simple breath techniques and mindfulness practices to help you calm your mind and focus your energy.

Class size will be small to allow for plenty of individual instruction, so you can learn the best modifications, variations, and practices for YOUR unique body. No prior yoga experience needed. Your own yoga mat is recommended.

Space is limited; e-mail me at to reserve your spot! Payment can be made on the first day of class.

Mondays, 5:30-6:45 PM • Please note: due to inclement weather, this series has been postponed one week. New dates: Feb 12-Mar 5. There are a few spots left if you would like to join! • $60

Questions? Connect with Laura

Yoga with Mary McInnis Meyer, RYT-500

About Mary McInnis Meyer

Mary, RYT-500, MS-Engineering, and Founder of Field of Yoga Project, has 1000s of hours of yoga training and teaching experience. With her passion for relating ancient yogic wisdom with the latest in biomechanics, physiology, and psychology, Mary – in very practical, pragmatic, and specific ways – is passionate about helping participants to expand their awareness and empower themselves with this profound and timeless practice.

Classes with Mary

Yoga Essentials

We take our time in this one. Slower, more conscious, more educational.
  • Tuesdays, 12-1 PM, 3/6-5/1 (8 classes, no class 4/10)
  • Wednesdays, 7:45-8:45 PM, 3/7-5/2 (8 classes, no classes 4/11)
  • Sundays, 6:30-7:30 PM, begins 3/11-4/29 (8 classes)


Mary would love to hear from you. Send her a note or give her a call anytime. Email: Cell: (319) 830-2080

Upcoming Workshops + Special Events

Start Aligning: Beginner Yoga Workshop

Ancient Yoga + Modern Biomechanics

This workshop with Mary McInnis Meyer, RYT-500, will be a slow flow focusing on form that gives you the biggest bang for your buck. We’ll hold and explore each pose deeply, stepping through the key actions to ensure effective form, and major results. Great for beginners or anyone who would like to slow down and work on form.

Sunday, Feb 25, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, $18

Explore More: Int/Adv Yoga Workshop

Ancient Yoga + Modern Psychology

This is where the mind meets the mat. What can we do to involve our minds more in our practice, and experience lasting benefits in our experience of life (not just our bodies)? In this workshop with Mary, we’ll combine traditional Eastern wisdom with modern Western psychology to make significant change that adds lasting ease to all aspects of our lives. What if it was easy for you to be you, all the time?

Saturday, Feb 24, 8:00 – 9:30 am, $20