Welcome to the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve's Art and Yoga Programs and Events webpage! Our goal is to inspire our community to connect with nature through creative expression. Our talented instructors offer a range of workshops and programs throughout the year that integrate the disciplines of art and yoga.
Our team of dedicated art instructors are passionate about using nature as a source of inspiration for their students. They offer workshops for various ages and skill levels using a variety of mediums! Meanwhile, our experienced yoga instructor offer classes that are designed to connect body, mind, and spirit with the natural world around us.
For those looking for a unique and unforgettable experience, be sure to check out our popular YogArt series! These workshops integrate yoga and art for a truly immersive experience that is perfect for those looking to explore the creative potential of their minds and bodies in a natural setting.
Explore our current schedule of art and yoga workshops and programs below, and join us in the beautiful surroundings of the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve for an inspiring art or yoga experience!
Come experience 'Rubynesque' Yoga with Ruby Rodier in the beautiful Rotary Interpretive Centre. A peaceful way to unwind at the Nature Reserve that will benefit your mental and physical well-being!
Ruby's classes will guide you through gentle movements that develop strength, flexibility, and the connection between body, mind, and breath.
This series will deepen your understanding of Yoga poses and basic alignment in the body, breathing, and relaxation techniques. When weather permits, classes may take place outside with a beautiful view of the wetlands at the GBHNR.
The next session of classes runs each Thursday at 6:00 pm, from June 1st to July 6th. Join in this experience for $90.00 (6 classes at $15.00/class).
Booking is available below through our online platform, Peek. Taxes & fees apply. If you prefer to pay in cash please visit the front desk in our interpretive Centre (staffed daily from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm). Participation in this event requires the completion of a waiver, which will be provided via email or in person before the beginning of the first class.