Upcoming Courses & Workshops

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CLE Art Museum Tour = $19 / 3 Hour CE Credit with Pattie Wagner Wed, Jul 26, 2017 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for a private tour of the world renowned Cleveland Art Museum's East Indian exhibit. We will be guided by an expert docent (guide) to view and learn about the rich history and art of ancient yoga through modern day storytelling. THIS IS A CE 3 HOUR CLASS for RYTs but all are welcome!

Space is limited to 25 attendees. Fee is $19 per person and we will determine car pool arrangements the day of. Plan to arrive at our Green location by 9:00 am on Wednesday, July 26th.

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Painting with a Twist! - $45/10 Donation (PWAT - Green) with Tonya Harriman-Fowler Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a one hour All-Levels flow at Painting with a Twist located in Green, Ohio.  Paint, wine and yoga all for $45 with $10 of the proceeds going towards the Release CommUnity Garden. Please pay at PWAT (not Release Yoga) - thank you! 
 
PLEASE NOTE:  Space for yoga is limited to 15 spots. Sign up via Painting with a Twist (www.paintingwithatwist.com) or (330) 899-0163
 
Address: 3875 Massillon Rd #110, Uniontown, OH 44685
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Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga - $36 with Pattie Wagner Sat, Jul 29, 2017 at 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga will add a bit more challenge and adventure to your yoga practice ... photo ops, laughter and splashes included!

Class kicks off with board safety, followed by a 60 minute yoga class ... ever taken savasana on the lake gazing at the clouds? Join us at the Turkeyfoot Lake Beach (5031 Manchester Road, Akron, OH 44319) in the Portage Lakes State Park.

Enter the park and drive all the way to the back (towards the beach). Park and head down the hill to the right ... you will see your board waiting for you.  Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before class.

Prior yoga experience is encouraged for all SUP classes.

Other Important Details:
• Classes are limited and will sell out.
• Students must register & pay at least 48 hours in advance to guarantee your spot.
• Dress in yoga clothing or a bathing suit.
• Bring a towel with you in case you fall in!

Portage Lakes State Park is located at:
5031 Manchester Road
Akron, OH 44319

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Please note: A minimum of 4 participants is required to hold this class. If the 4 person minimum has not been met 24 hours in advance, the class will be cancelled. Please help us honor this policy by signing up at least 48 hours in advance.

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Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga - $36 with Pattie Wagner Sun, Aug 6, 2017 at 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga will add a bit more challenge and adventure to your yoga practice ... photo ops, laughter and splashes included!

Class kicks off with board safety, followed by a 60 minute yoga class ... ever taken savasana on the lake gazing at the clouds? Join us at the Turkeyfoot Lake Beach (5031 Manchester Road, Akron, OH 44319) in the Portage Lakes State Park.

Enter the park and drive all the way to the back (towards the beach). Park and head down the hill to the right ... you will see your board waiting for you.  Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before class.

Prior yoga experience is encouraged for all SUP classes.

Other Important Details:
• Classes are limited and will sell out.
• Students must register & pay at least 48 hours in advance to guarantee your spot.
• Dress in yoga clothing or a bathing suit.
• Bring a towel with you in case you fall in!

Portage Lakes State Park is located at:
5031 Manchester Road
Akron, OH 44319

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Please note: A minimum of 4 participants is required to hold this class. If the 4 person minimum has not been met 24 hours in advance, the class will be cancelled. Please help us honor this policy by signing up at least 48 hours in advance.

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Full Moon Yoga: Meditation Walk/Flow - $8 / $16 / $19 (The Twisted Olive) with Elyse Morckel Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Join Release at The Twisted Olive for an enchanting evening outdoors to celebrate the power of the full moon!
 
Many traditional cultures revere the moon as a manifestation of the divine feminine force in nature. This energy also resides within each of us and is this lunar energy is characterized as cool, receptive, and inwardly focused. The full moon is a time of swelling tides, heightened emotions, and completion of tasks and intentions.
 
Scheduled on the night of the full moon, our class will begin with a silent meditation walk in Southgate Park, followed by cool, grounding asanas and plenty of flowing moon salutations.  This class will be outdoors, under the full moonlight. Please bring layers of clothing, a yoga mat, and citronella spray. 
 
Three pricing options are available, so you can customize your summer full moon experience! 
$19 = Meditation Walk & Flow
$16 = Yoga Class (All Levels Flow) Only (yoga begins at ~8:30 pm)
$8 = Walk Only  (begins at 7:00 pm) 
 
The Twisted Olive invites sweet, soulful, sweaty yogis ... casual attire warmly welcomed!  Please plan to arrive at 
5430 Massillon Road, North Canton, OH 44720.  All inquiries should be directed to Release Yoga via hello@releaseyoga.com (or call or stop in of course!). 
 
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Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga - $36 with Pattie Wagner Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga will add a bit more challenge and adventure to your yoga practice ... photo ops, laughter and splashes included!

Class kicks off with board safety, followed by a 60 minute yoga class ... ever taken savasana on the lake gazing at the clouds? Join us at the Turkeyfoot Lake Beach (5031 Manchester Road, Akron, OH 44319) in the Portage Lakes State Park.

Enter the park and drive all the way to the back (towards the beach). Park and head down the hill to the right ... you will see your board waiting for you.  Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before class.

Prior yoga experience is encouraged for all SUP classes.

Other Important Details:
• Classes are limited and will sell out.
• Students must register & pay at least 48 hours in advance to guarantee your spot.
• Dress in yoga clothing or a bathing suit.
• Bring a towel with you in case you fall in!

Portage Lakes State Park is located at:
5031 Manchester Road
Akron, OH 44319

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Please note: A minimum of 4 participants is required to hold this class. If the 4 person minimum has not been met 24 hours in advance, the class will be cancelled. Please help us honor this policy by signing up at least 48 hours in advance.

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The Happiness Project - Make 2017 Your Year of Happiness!

Reboot and refresh your thinking! Drive out the negativity, blues, and blahs by making small monthly adjustments to your life. Together we will “experiment” with our own happiness through 2017, following the framework of the New York Times Best Seller “The Happiness Project” by Gretchen Rubin.

What Can You Expect?

  • Gain a deeper understanding of the drivers of happiness and insight into the fast growing field of Positive Psychology.
  • Learn skills and techniques that can help you be your most natural optimistic and happy self.
  • Build friendships with like-minded individuals in our local community who want to be their very best selves 365 days a year.
  • Learn how to approach others in your life that are confused (even put off) by your new sense of positivity, joy and balance.
  • FUN! Together we will play with one monthly experiment with happiness.
  • Wine, of course!

This is a year-long commitment to YOU and your fellow participants. If you are yoga instructor, this course counts as 20 CE hours. Workshop gatherings will take place the 3rd Friday of every month from 6:00-7:15PM.

Please note: there is a 10 person minimum to hold the workshop. 



The Happiness Project - Make 2017 Your Year of Happiness Series (Green Location) - $99 with Pattie Wagner Fri, Aug 18, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
The Happiness Project - Make 2017 Your Year of Happiness Series (Green Location) - $99 with Pattie Wagner Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
The Happiness Project - Make 2017 Your Year of Happiness Series (Green Location) - $99 with Pattie Wagner Fri, Oct 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga - $36 with Pattie Wagner Sun, Aug 20, 2017 at 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga will add a bit more challenge and adventure to your yoga practice ... photo ops, laughter and splashes included!

Class kicks off with board safety, followed by a 60 minute yoga class ... ever taken savasana on the lake gazing at the clouds? Join us at the Turkeyfoot Lake Beach (5031 Manchester Road, Akron, OH 44319) in the Portage Lakes State Park.

Enter the park and drive all the way to the back (towards the beach). Park and head down the hill to the right ... you will see your board waiting for you.  Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before class.

Prior yoga experience is encouraged for all SUP classes.

Other Important Details:
• Classes are limited and will sell out.
• Students must register & pay at least 48 hours in advance to guarantee your spot.
• Dress in yoga clothing or a bathing suit.
• Bring a towel with you in case you fall in!

Portage Lakes State Park is located at:
5031 Manchester Road
Akron, OH 44319

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Please note: A minimum of 4 participants is required to hold this class. If the 4 person minimum has not been met 24 hours in advance, the class will be cancelled. Please help us honor this policy by signing up at least 48 hours in advance.

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Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga - $36 with Pattie Wagner Sat, Aug 26, 2017 at 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga will add a bit more challenge and adventure to your yoga practice ... photo ops, laughter and splashes included!

Class kicks off with board safety, followed by a 60 minute yoga class ... ever taken savasana on the lake gazing at the clouds? Join us at the Turkeyfoot Lake Beach (5031 Manchester Road, Akron, OH 44319) in the Portage Lakes State Park.

Enter the park and drive all the way to the back (towards the beach). Park and head down the hill to the right ... you will see your board waiting for you.  Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before class.

Prior yoga experience is encouraged for all SUP classes.

Other Important Details:
• Classes are limited and will sell out.
• Students must register & pay at least 48 hours in advance to guarantee your spot.
• Dress in yoga clothing or a bathing suit.
• Bring a towel with you in case you fall in!

Portage Lakes State Park is located at:
5031 Manchester Road
Akron, OH 44319

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Please note: A minimum of 4 participants is required to hold this class. If the 4 person minimum has not been met 24 hours in advance, the class will be cancelled. Please help us honor this policy by signing up at least 48 hours in advance.

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Goat Yoga @ The Twisted Olive! - $29 with Pattie Wagner Sat, Aug 26, 2017 at 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Oh yes!  It's here!  Join baby girl goats Nala and Jasmine as they climb, stretch, sniff, lick and kiss you during our final Twisted Olive class of the season! 
 
With only 15 spots available, this All Levels event will sell out fast!  Goat yoga is a fun, playful trend and you knew we would find a way to bring it to you!
 
Yogis ages 12 and up are welcome.  Please bring a mat that you don't mind getting nibbled or chewed. Goats are natural climbers so please have a jacket handy!  
 
Event includes a 15% lunch coupon from our friends at the Twisted Olive and goat soap made from Nala and Jasmine's mommies will be for sale from The Busy Squirrel. 
 
Please arrive by 9:30 am to enjoy the goat pre-show. Class led by Release owner and E-RYT 200, Pattie Wagner. See you there! 
 
**Rain date: Saturday 9/9
 
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Roll & Release: Yoga Therapy $40 / $5 Off For RYTs or Friends Enrolling Together with Sandy Gross (E-RYT 500) Sun, Aug 27, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Put the power of therapeutic self-massage into your own hands with Roll Model Method® therapy balls that empower you to practice simple self-care regimens using self myofascial release.
 
We’ll use the therapy balls to increase self awareness and improve range of motion for your yoga sessions. These products are approved by physical therapists, pain medicine specialists, and chiropractors.  
 
Learn self care routines for for shoulders, hips, knees, low back, core and more. This workshop will include breath work, elements of alignment, some anatomy instruction and conclude with a Yoga Nidra relaxation session.
 
*Therapy balls provided for the session and then available for for purchase at a discount of 20%.

**This course counts as 2.5 hours of CE or RYT training. Enroll now! 

***$5 Friend Discount if Enroll Together ... Only one discount may apply, thank you! 

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Inversions for Scaredy Cats (North Canton) with Pattie Wagner Sat, Sep 16, 2017 at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Does the thought of head over heels scare you out of your wits?  You are not alone!  Spend some time with self professed super scaredy cat E-RYT 200 Pattie Wagner to learn how to get all of the benefits of inversions while lessening your fears.  We will explore safe, grounded inversions (no full handstands - promise!). 
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