Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Innovative New Fall Class Offered

This fall is the perfect time to take a tai chi class. You've been inspired by the Beijing Olympics, you know tai chi would be a fun and interesting thing to try, but you've heard it takes years to learn well. Now, here's the solution!

This September, Great River T'ai Chi will present a special introductory six-week "Tai Chi Essence" class,
in which you can learn the basics of tai chi in a series of simple exercises. These movements are easy to learn and impossible to forget!
You can sign up for all six classes, or take them on a drop-in basis. Classes start Thursday, September 11th, at 6 pm and run for one hour. Sign up for all six classes for only $89. Drop-in for single classes for only $16 per evening.

Also: NEW BEGINNERS' 8-week Tai Chi Form Class
Thursdays, starting October 23rd, from 6-7 p.m. Sign up for all eight classes for only $119. Learn the basic moves and principles of the traditional t'ai chi ch'uan "form" in this 8-week class. Lower your stress, improve your balance, and enjoy exploring this intriguing, ancient Chinese discipline! This class will include Tai Chi Essence exercises.
Other Classes: Beginners 2 and Intermediate are held Sundays from 6-8, and Advanced class is Thursdays, 7-8.
Great River is conveniently located at 1940 Hennepin Avenue South (at Franklin), above Burch's Pharmacy, just south of downtown Minneapolis, and off the Hennepin exit of I-94. We are easy to get to by foot, bike, and bus! See directions in the sidebar. Great River has been offering classes and workshops at all levels since 1979.

For further information, call 612-822-5760 , or visit our website.