Growth and Evolution: Community Support for our Teachers

After our volunteers complete the Street Yoga Teacher Training, we partner them with another Street Yoga Teacher in order to team-teach at one of our class locations.  This creates an environment of support for teachers, along with consistency and richness…

A Vibrant Evening of Live Music and Movement

February 9: Evening of Yoga with Live Music Featuring Liz Kohl, Becky Rissman, and Zsuzsi Nagy, Sophie Lippert, and friends! Acoustic, ambient, glorious. Three separate classes – take one for $12, two for $20, all three for $25! Flow and move through…

Next Generation Kids Yoga in Portland!!!

The NGYTT for 2-7 year olds is coming to YoYoYogi in PORTLAND, OR! February 22nd-24th, 2013   Are you… a parent who would like to turn your yoga practice into a family affair? an educator in need of fresh ideas…

Yogic Conversation for Modern Times

“Yoga is the practice of tolerating the consequences of being yourself.” I’ve been seeing this ‘quote’ from the Bhagavad Gita all over the place, but I don’t recall ever reading it in a translation of the book. Can anybody out…

Nonviolent Communication Workshop – December 5th

Street Yoga is proud to host a Nonviolent Communication workshop facilitated by Doyle Banks on Wednesday, December 5 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Peninsula Park Community Center (700 North Rosa Parks Way, Portland, OR 97217). This training is free to…

Grounded for Good – A Yoga Service Initiative

I am delighted to share with you an article by an amazing yoga service supporter, Rob Schware. As the Executive Director of the Give Back Yoga Foundation and President of the Yoga Service Council, he serves communities by supporting and funding certified…

Latino Cultural Competency Training

Last month, Claire Barrera from our partner site, El Programma Hispano, led Street Yoga’s Monthly Community Meeting. Exploring the Balance of Latino Cultural Competency Training 101 Nov 2 fell on a Wednesday, the eve of Dia de los Muertos or…

Yoga Curiosity from Outside In

In the midst of class one day, a youth asked: Do animals do yoga? What a fun conversation! We discussed the meaning of yoga as defined as Union, “The Sanskrit word yoga has the literal meaning of “yoke”, from a…