Event Reviews

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

Retreat Experience – Yoga and Surf Weekend

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

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

A gathering of Yogis and Yoginis

Seedy Saturday in Duncan

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

Inspiration of Anusara Yoga with Paul Gould and Jenni Fox

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

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

A Beautiful Weekend with Ann-Marie Ahye

Vancouver Island Yoga Kula

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

The Mishras - Music Of Benares

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

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

Mary Lou Weprin - Iyengar Workshop in Nanaimo

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

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