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Jul
13
Wed
Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us for an eight-week yoga class with Barbara Wood and Joyce Shuman in the Rose Pavilion every Wednesday evening from July 13–August 31 from 5–6:30pm. Each class includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minute yoga practice.

Members only. $116 per participant, register here.

MEMBERS ONLY

Jul
15
Fri
{SOLD OUT} Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

This yoga class is sold out


Join us for an eight-week yoga class with Joyce Shuman in the Rose Pavilion every Friday from July 15–September 2 from 8:30–10am. Each class includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minute yoga practice.

Members only, $116 per participant.

MEMBERS ONLY

Jul
21
Thu
{SOLD OUT} Quick Location Sketching @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

This class is sold out


Join artist Virginia Hein for a sketch walk through the gardens on Thursday, July 21. This class is designed as an introduction to quick location sketching and each participant is given a small panorama sketchbook and waterproof pen (included in class price). Bring a spirit of curiosity, play and experimentation.

$35 for members/$40 for non-members.

Image: © Virginia Hein

Jul
24
Sun
Summer Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 24 @ 8:00 am

Come join this guided monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars!

Free with membership, no registration required.

Members only

Aug
6
Sat
{SOLD OUT} Sketching with Color @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

This class is sold out


Join artist Virginia Hein for a four week series that focuses on exploring color to sketch the landscapes of Descanso. Bring a spirit of play and experimentation while learning to work confidently with color.

$90 members, $120 nonmembers. Class meets in the Rose Pavilion on August 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 9am to noon. Advance registration required.

Image: © Virginia Hein

Aug
28
Sun
Summer Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 28 @ 8:00 am

Come join this guided monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars!

Free with membership, no registration required.

Members only

Sep
3
Sat
{SOLD OUT} Yoga for Balance @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 3 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
This yoga class is sold out

Join us for a special pop-up yoga class led by Joyce Shuman on Saturday, September 3 from 8:30–10am in the Rose Garden. Rejuvenate your body and mind after a 25-minute garden walk and 60-minute yoga practice. Increase your awareness of your static and dynamic balance through yoga: movement, breath and mindfulness. Find your individual strengths and feel empowered to improve your balance.

Meets in the Rose Pavilion. $20 members, $25 non-members.

About Joyce Shuman

Joyce Shuman teaches yoga for all bodies; to support with mindful breath and movement that benefits individual movement and yoga practice.

Sep
6
Tue
{SOLD OUT} Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 6 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
This yoga class is sold out

Join us for a four-week Tuesday yoga class with Barbara Wood in the Rose Pavilion on September 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 8:30–10am. Each class includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minute yoga practice.

Members only. $58 per participant.

MEMBERS ONLY

Sep
9
Fri
{SOLD OUT} Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 9 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
This yoga class is sold out

Join us for a four-week Friday yoga class with Joyce Shuman in the Rose Pavilion on September 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 8:30–10am. Each class includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minute yoga practice.

Members only. $58 per participant.

MEMBERS ONLY

Sep
10
Sat
{SOLD OUT} Yoga for Bone Strength @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 10 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
This class is sold out

Join us for a special pop-up yoga class led by Barbara Wood on Saturday, September 10 from 8:30–10am in the Rose Garden. Rejuvenate your body and mind after a 25-minute garden walk and 60-minute yoga practice.

Yoga can slow down the natural decline of bone mass while simultaneously improving strength and balance. A daily yoga practice can improve your bone density as you learn proper alignment and what is safe to do.

Meets in the Rose Pavilion. $20 members, $25 non-members. Advance registration required.

About Barbara Wood

Certified as a Hatha Yoga instructor, Barbara‘s yoga style incorporates her background as a modern dancer, specifically Alignment Release Technique, and F.M. Alexander Technique. She trained under Dr. Loren Fishman, NY, and is certified as a Yoga for Osteoporosis and Yoga for Back Pain therapist. Her goal is that everyone should leave the class stronger and uplifted regardless of skill level. www.barbarawoodyoga.com