Setting Intentions in Clay: An astrological bead-making Workshop with Sandy Rueve
Sep
30
1:30 PM13:30

Setting Intentions in Clay: An astrological bead-making Workshop with Sandy Rueve

Join astrologer, clay alchemist and Faith's personal astrologer, Sandy Rueve, for a hands on, group experience dedicated to setting your personal intention - in clay talisman form! Using your personal astrological data and harnessing the power of the current astrological trends, Sandy will bring the stars down to earth through easy to understand terminology and mythology.

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Reiki Level 1 Training with Jessica Mahler
Oct
20
1:00 PM13:00

Reiki Level 1 Training with Jessica Mahler

Reiki can be translated as Universal Life Energy. A balancing, intelligent, harmonizing energy that heals on all levels: the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual. All participating students will receive a personal Reiki treatment and gain hands on experience by learning how to give a one-on-one session in this training. 

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NEW YEAR'S EVE: LET YOUR INTENTIONS FLOW
Dec
31
to Jan 1

NEW YEAR'S EVE: LET YOUR INTENTIONS FLOW

In this Sankalpa Vinyasa practice, tap into your deepest intentions for the New Year! This yoga celebration includes: intention setting and journaling; all-levels yoga; rejuvenating relaxation, guided journeying, and meditation; and, 'round midnight, joyous chanting and a potluck to bring in 2019!

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200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training with Faith Hunter (7-months)
Jan
11
to Jan 13

200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training with Faith Hunter (7-months)

Immerse yourself in a joyous, soulful and transformational teacher training guided by Faith Hunter, E-RYT 500 and her a team of experienced and inspirational instructors. We will offer an opportunity for you to dance on a sea of self-discovery, learn how to embrace your yoga practice, your life and become a positive changemaker in your community.

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300-hour Advanced Yoga Training with Faith Hunter
Jan
25
to Jan 27

300-hour Advanced Yoga Training with Faith Hunter

Faith has designed the 300-hour Advanced Program to assist 200-hour registered teachersshapetheir personal practice and uncover the elements of enhancing their teaching career. Participants will work with Faith and other senior level teachers to cultivate a vibrant teachingstyle,anddevelop a strategic plan of their teaching approach.

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RECHARGE YOUR LOVE ~ Donation Class for FLOC
Sep
3
11:00 AM11:00

RECHARGE YOUR LOVE ~ Donation Class for FLOC

Each quarter we host a 90-min Recharge Your Love donation-based class, bringing together a team of Embrace teachers and students, along with the staff and beneficiaries of our quarterly nonprofit partner. For our 7th Birthday, Embrace is raising $777 or more for For Love Of Children (FLOC - http://floc.org), a nearby nonprofit that provides educational services beyond the classroom.

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Declaration of Independence
Jul
4
10:00 AM10:00

Declaration of Independence

Freedom and liberation are the historical roots beneath our modern July 4th revelry. What would you like to be free of? Can your yoga practice spark that liberation? Yes it can! In this special 90-minute class, celebrate your own, personal "Declaration of Independence" in a special Sankalpa Vinyasa practice. Start your holiday with flowing Asana, Yoga Nidra (guided relaxation and visualization) and intention setting. Make room for a summer of abundance! ~ $17 or class pass

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AcroYoga and As Above So Below (2 Workshops) w/ Tie & DJ
Jun
16
1:30 PM13:30

AcroYoga and As Above So Below (2 Workshops) w/ Tie & DJ

Join Tie Simpson & Derrick "DJ" Townsel for two amazing workshops: AcroYoga+JAM ~ learn the fundamentals of partner yoga + proper alignment, build confidence, and cultivate a sense of community; and As Above So Below - a workshop based on their podcast which delves into real life discussions yoga, mindfulness, social issues, and life as a modern yogi.

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Alchemy of Holding Space for Yoga Teachers
May
18
3:00 PM15:00

Alchemy of Holding Space for Yoga Teachers

Teaching yoga is more than calling out postures and creating sequences. As an instructor, your primary roll is to “hold space” for your students. This module focuses on developing a supportive and life-changing experience for yogis, while also enhancing your levels of keen awareness, observation, and timing, in order to effectively carry your students through a sacred journey of personal transformation. 

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Spring Fever: Yoga for Healthy Intimacy with Lindsay Tauscher
Apr
28
1:30 PM13:30

Spring Fever: Yoga for Healthy Intimacy with Lindsay Tauscher

Sexual intimacy is one of the most universal human expressions. Yoga's mindfulness and breathing techniques can translate to greater presence and pleasure with our partners (and our selves!). Plus - can't we all benefit from greater strength and flexibility in yoga and during sex? Yoga is a practice of union: of mind and body, but also, of self with others.

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Beyond the OM: Find the Flow of Your Voice with Dehejia Maat
Mar
31
1:30 PM13:30

Beyond the OM: Find the Flow of Your Voice with Dehejia Maat

Enhance your practice by uniting movement with sound. On its own, chanting resonates through the body, creating higher states of awareness. In this workshop, feel your body harmonize and heal while complementing yoga poses with vocal vibrations. And, take home a bottle of Dehejia's custom-made Mantra Voice Spray - an Organic, essential oil throat tonic.

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Recharge Your Love: Donation Class for BePolished
Feb
19
11:00 AM11:00

Recharge Your Love: Donation Class for BePolished

Each quarter we host a 90-min Recharge Your Love donation-based class, bringing together a team of Embrace teachers and students, along with the staff and beneficiaries of our quarterly nonprofit partner. While raising funds for and awareness of our community’s needs, these heart-centered practices restore vision, purpose and energy.  100% of class contributions go directly to the organization.  Nonprofit Quarterly Partner:  BePolished

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200-hr Yoga Teacher Intensive (yoga + community organizing) with Faith Hunter
Jan
26
6:00 PM18:00

200-hr Yoga Teacher Intensive (yoga + community organizing) with Faith Hunter

Immerse yourself in a joyous, soulful and transformational teacher training guided by Faith Hunter, E-RYT 500. Faith, and a team of experienced and inspirational instructors, will offer an opportunity for you to dance on a sea of self-discovery, learn how to embrace your yoga practice, your life and become a positive changemaker in your community. This transformational experience will offer you the skills you need to become an inspiring yoga teacher leading from the heart.

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MLK Day FREE cOMmunity Class
Jan
15
10:00 AM10:00

MLK Day FREE cOMmunity Class

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Embrace teacher family will guide you through an inspiring session of vinyasa yoga, visualization, and deep relaxation to empower your noble work in this ever-changing world.

Join our team for a 90-minute all levels yoga practice to awaken your heart and restore your soul.

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Create the Life You Want to Live with Jessica Mahler
Dec
16
1:00 PM13:00

Create the Life You Want to Live with Jessica Mahler

Do you ever wish your life looked different than it does right now? Have you fantasized about your ideal life, seen it as clear as crystal, yet felt it was unattainable? Join Jessica for this winter afternoon mini-retreat, and learn powerful techniques to help activate your vision. Identify limiting beliefs about love, money and personal power - then shift your vibration, and empower your life. 

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Yoga Philosophy Course: An Introduction to Vedic Yoga Philosophy (300hr YTT Weekend Intensive) with Hari-kirtana Das
Dec
8
to Dec 10

Yoga Philosophy Course: An Introduction to Vedic Yoga Philosophy (300hr YTT Weekend Intensive) with Hari-kirtana Das

Includes an overview of the Vedic tradition from which yoga originates, essential concepts, terminology, and categories of knowledge in the Vedic tradition, a comparison of different schools of Vedanta, Vedic epistemology, hermeneutics, and cosmology, and practical applications of traditional yoga philosophy in the modern world. 

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Healthfulness Retreat in Zanzibar with Faith Hunter
Oct
23
to Oct 29

Healthfulness Retreat in Zanzibar with Faith Hunter

Imagine yourself on a magical island starting your day with fresh coconut water and sweet locally picked fruits. Collecting your thoughts on the veranda of your private cottage in the lush green hills. Swimming under the warm mineral waterfalls, after your hike through a botanical terrain, breathing the refreshing scent of the tropical trees and flowers.

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Astrology + Alchemy: Creating Talismans using the Zodiac with Sandy Rueve
Sep
24
1:30 PM13:30

Astrology + Alchemy: Creating Talismans using the Zodiac with Sandy Rueve

Join astrologer and clay alchemist, Sandy Rueve for a workshop dedicated to setting your intention- in clay form! Using your astrological natal chart, Sandy will bring the stars down to earth through easy to understand the terminology, mythology, and current planetary transits. Following the lecture and guided meditation, each attendee will hand roll their own millefiori clay bead- energetically infusing their intention inside. This is a wonderful workshop for those who have a curiosity of astrology and like to get creative!

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Meditation Field Trip with Holly Meyers
Aug
13
3:30 PM15:30

Meditation Field Trip with Holly Meyers

This summer, join us for monthly Meditation Field Trips! Each excursion includes a unique meditation practice, light stretching and guided deep relaxation. Only $17 (or, Embrace Membership or Class Pass)

Join us Sundays, 3:30-5:30pm:
* June 18: Mindful Eating Picnic
* July 9: Meditative Sensory Hike
* August 13: Meditative Labyrinth Walk

 

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Shakti Inspired Prenatal Yoga Training Intensive with April Puciata
Jul
14
to Jul 16

Shakti Inspired Prenatal Yoga Training Intensive with April Puciata

Shakti Inspired Prenatal YTT is offering a special weekend format for those who would like to learn more about teaching prenatal students and/or have an interest in becoming RPYT.  Focused on inspiring feminine energy, this advanced training honors what is best for the individual with no judgement - both in yoga practice and in their own birth decisions.

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RECHARGE YOUR LOVE
May
29
6:00 PM18:00

RECHARGE YOUR LOVE

A donation-based class benefiting Brainfood, a DC nonprofit that uses the power of food to engage, empower and employ DC teens and young adults. Join the Embrace teaching team for a 2-hr Info Session + Yoga Practice to awaken your heart and restore your soul.

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