Event Reviews

Read about some of the local events on Vancouver Island in the past year. 

Retreat Experience – Yoga and Surf Weekend
2011-01-28

On November 27-29th in Tofino, BC there Om Town Yoga of Nanaimo hosted a surf and yoga retreat.


A Cool Yule Showcases Musical Youth - Nanaimo
2010-12-18

A family event was held at Headliners School for the Performing Arts in Nanaimo and showcased some of Vancouver Island’s most talented youth.


Yoga Kula
2011-03-29

A gathering of Yogis and Yoginis


Seedy Saturday in Duncan
2011-04-08

Over 700 people took part in Seedy Saturday. Getting ready for the planting season!


Inspiration of Anusara Yoga with Paul Gould and Jenni Fox
2011-06-19

A wonderful Yoga filled weekend at Yoga Weyr in South Wellington near Nanaimo. Paul and Jenni shared their love of yoga with students.


Yoga with Diane Bruni
2011-10-25

Yoga informed by the dance and strength training community to add the pieces of yoga that may get lost in the translation of this ancient form into modern times. Let us open ourselves to whatever works.


Yin Yoga & Meditation Immersion
2011-11-07

A Beautiful Weekend with Ann-Marie Ahye


Vancouver Island Yoga Kula
2012-11-29

A gathering of yoga instructors and teachers from Shawnigan Lake north to Campbell River, including Port Alberni and Tofino.


The Mishras - Music Of Benares
2013-06-05

The Mishras came to Yoga Weyr, just between Ladysmith and Nanaimo, on their tour of the region. We were treated to an evening of exceptional skill and beauty. May they travel this way again.


Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Carly Forest
2014-02-21

Yin Yoga teacher training by Carly Forest offered for the first time in many years.


Mary Lou Weprin - Iyengar Workshop in Nanaimo
2014-03-10

Bend Over Backwards Yoga in the Iyengar Tradition hosted a workshop introducing many to the expertise of Mary Lou Weprin's work.


BackMitra Workshop with Sharon Abbondanza
2014-09-29

Sharon Abbondanza introduced the BackMitra in two workshops at the Living Well Body Works Studio at the Coombs Junction.