5251 Oak Street Vancouver BC V6M 4H1 CA

Start date: Monday, April 17 2023.

Schedule:

 On Monday, April 17, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 On Monday, April 24, 2023, from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

 On Monday, May 1, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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 On Monday, May 8, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 VanDusen Guides Classroom


Resource person: learn@vandusen.org

Location: VanDusen Guides Classroom | 5151 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6M 4H1

Description:

Join Anita Wong of the YS Traditional Chinese Medicine & Martial Arts College for an introduction to Qigong. Qigong is a meditation in motion, and a simple but effective system to enhance overall health and fitness. This exercise incorporates breathing techniques with body movements and directs energy throughout the meridians. Through this four-session course, you will relax the body and mind, strengthen bones, enhance balance, and improve blood circulation. This series is suited for beginners and experienced students, with easy-to-follow steps and deep relaxation. Class starts with Qigong practice, followed by some Taichi steps to close.

Note for returning students: Anita will practice some of the same steps from previous classes plus some new ones.  Using steps of the prior series will act as an introduction to new students and a review for the returning students to deepen and strengthen their knowledge.  New movements will be added to expand returning students’ practice.

Presented in the Guides Classroom. Online pre-registration is required.

*Due to conflicts with other programs, there will be a schedule change on April 24, and the session will be presented from 1 to 2 pm that day in the same location. 

Available: Full

Price: $80.00 Taxes not included

Notes: Please note that registration will close at 4:00 p.m. PT, one business day before the event. Cancellation policy: No refunds will be given for education courses. For cancellations with one week's notice, a credit will be applied to your account. With less than a week's notice, no credit will be given. No new credit will be issued if the cancelled course was purchased using prior credit. Program cancellation by the VBGA due to Public Health Restrictions will result in education program credit equivalent to the value lost. Credits must be used within one year from the date issued. Please notify us of your cancellation in writing to learn@vandusen.org

Prerequisites: Educational programs are available for both members and non-members. In order to register for a class, you first need to open an account with Amilia, our online registration portal. Note that your membership account does NOT give you this access. You must open a separate account in Amilia. Follow this link to create your account: https://www.amilia.com/en/Signup Please save your Amilia account user name & password for registration in future classes.

More information: Instructor: Anita Wong

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