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With the anticipation of Summer Solstice, Fernie Catering Co. has planned a solstice celebration dinner for you. Each month we will be focusing on something forgeable, fermented or a specific cooking method for you to try out at home, “Fernie Catering Co. Fundamentals” if you will.

Want in on the act this summer? Here’re a few key tips to help you start off on the right foot, and get yourself to both the start, and more importantly, the finish...

With summer upon us, our bodies are forever busy as we try to soak up every moment of sunshine and enjoy all the outdoor activities our beautiful valley offers. Here are few simple (simple does not mean easy) poses to get you going. 

Back by popular demand, the Second Annual Fernie Junior Ripper Trail Passport is a series of skill/age appropriate mountain bike challenges. The goal is to ride the trail, find the checkpoint sign, and record the animal found on the sign on this worksheet.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Jun 23 2019.
Friday, June 21, 2019
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Sunday, June 23, 2019

This is an exploration and a journey.

Schedule:
Friday evening 7-10pm Journal, Meditation & Yoga sessionSaturday morning 8-10am Journal, Meditation & Yoga session10:30-12:30 FreeTime or Group Hike1pm Lunch2-5pm Journal, Meditation & Yoga session (Yoga in the Secret Garden)5-6:30pm Free Time or Discussion6:30pm Dinner8:00pm Yoga NidraSunday 8-11am Journal, Meditation & Yoga session11:30 Snacks, closing circle.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Jun 16 2019.
Friday, June 14, 2019
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Sunday, June 16, 2019

Chances are, as a teacher, there are spots in your body right now that don’t feel as good as they should. Sometimes that makes you feel like a fraud. You’ve also noticed the same thing happening to your students. A hamstring strain here, some wrist pain there. But until now, you thought that was just par for the course.  This 20-hour Course is designed to make your classes safer and to give you the knowledge you need to prevent injury from happening on your watch.  

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:30pm

Wheel is one of yoga's quintessential backbends. It provides a gateway to other advanced backbends, but more importantly, even if you never get there, the prep work has amazing benefits on its own!

Whether you take this pose to its full expression, or continue to build a solid foundation, you will stand a little taller, feel a little freer, and move about the world with a more open heart.

More Benefits of Wheel Pose:

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Time: 
10:00am - 11:30am

Knowledge is power! Find out what is really happening in your body when we talk about arthritis. What you learn will help you become a better self-manager with important information on how pain management, medications, exercise and complementary therapies can help make life easier.

Register via registration@bc.arthritis.ca or by calling 1-866-414-7766.

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 6, 2019
Time: 

Enhance your practice with beautiful music in the newly renovated studio. 

10:15am: Yoga and Live Music $19

Francesca ter Poorten and Kirtan Master Prashant Michael John put together a sensory experience not to be forgotten. Prashant Michael John's music is a flow of traditional rhythms linked with modern influences-authentic and intoxicating. Allow the music to draw you into the flow of practice, breath and the inner journey of yoga. Join us for an unforgettable experience, all levels are welcome.

7:30pm: Kirtan $19

If I give you money will you give me the feeling that you have my back? Could we exchange some cash to solidify our relationship? How much does it cost to get a sense of belonging?