Kids’ and Adult Yoga Classes


Free Yoga in the Park this Summer!

Both Family Yoga and Adult Yoga Classes

When: Tuesdays, June 15-Aug 24 (skip July 6)

Where: Lawrence Street Park, Zeeland

Times for June and Aug: Family Yoga: 11am-11:45 and Adult Yoga 12pm-1pm

NOTE: Changed Time for July (only): Family Yoga (only): 6pm-6:45 (guest teacher)

Join us for yoga classes on the park lawn! We have both adult classes and family options (all ages welcome). No yoga experience necessary. Bring your own mat or a towel. Classes may be canceled due to inclement weather. Cancellations will be on Zeeland Recreation social media pages.

  • no registration needed… Just show up!
  • Bring a yoga mat or towel (yoga block if you have one)
  • Water and sunscreen (if you wish)
  • Everyone is invited! And it’s FREE!
  • Instructor: Deb Weiss-Gelmi (June & Aug), Guest Teacher July
  • Any questions, contact Deb

Yoga Studio Classes

Once-monthly weekend Sing Song Yoga® classes at The Yoga Studio in Grand Rapids:  

  • **Classes at the Yoga Studio will be posted as they become available**

1. Parent and Child Sing Song Yoga® ages 2-6, 10:15am-10:45am This class is geared toward the moving young yogi. We do some Sing Song Yoga poses as well as add in the movement and games best suited for the younger age.  Parents will join in with their young yogi to make for a full experience.

2. Sing Song Yoga® Classic ages 6-11, 11:00am-11:45am  This class will focus on the traditional Sing Song Yoga poses being taught through song, as well as other yoga-based activities.

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Zeeland Recreation Classes 2020-2021

Parent/Child Sing Song Yoga® (ages 2-6)

This fast-paced, 30-minute, child-centered class is best suited for the youngest yogis and includes yoga poses, yoga-based activities and songs to tie it all together. Parents and kids sign up for this class together.

Thursdays 9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Zeeland Recreation, Studio Room A

  • Sept 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8, 15
  • Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19 Dec 3 (skips Thanksgiving)
  • Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb 4
  • Feb 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25
  • April 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13

Thursdays 5:45-6:15 p.m. in Cityside Performing Arts Room

  • Sept 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8, 15
  • Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb 4
  • April 15, 22, 29, May 6, 13

Sing Song Yoga® Classic (ages 6-11)

This class is geared toward elementary age kids and includes our traditional SSY poses, yoga-activities and songs. Whether you’ve never done yoga or have experienced different kinds, come try out this unique method.

Thursdays 5:30 – 6:15 p.m. in Cityside Performing Arts Room

  • Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19 Dec 3 (skips Thanksgiving)
  • Feb 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25

*parent discretion regarding the best class for each individual 6-year-old

Classical Yoga Level 1 (for adult beginners)

Instructor: Deb Weiss-Gelmi, CIYT (Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher)

This beginner yoga class for adults, taught in the Iyengar Method, focuses on alignment in basic standing, sitting, twisting, and forward bending poses, which are introduced with progressive instructions to help you develop your strength, stamina, balance, posture, and flexibility. For those new to yoga or new to this method. No experience necessary. If you’re not sure between Level 1 and Level 2, try this class first and Deb (the instructor) can help you find which class best suits you at this time.

Thursdays 6:30-7:30 in Cityside Performing Arts Room

  • Sept 17, 2020 – May 2021
  • No class on : Nov. 26, Dec. 24 and April 8

Classical Yoga Level 2 (experienced adult yogis)

Instructor: Deb Weiss-Gelmi, CIYT (Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher)

Classical Yoga for the more experienced yoga students, taught in the Iyengar Method. Emphasis will be on increasing endurance and refining individual corrections. A wider variety of poses are studied more deeply and more complicated poses are introduced. Inversions are practiced regularly, as are backbends. Most students are encouraged to work with Deb in the Level 1 class before joining Level 2. Deb can help you find which class best suits you from there.

Thursdays 7:45-9:00 in Cityside Performing Arts Room

  • Sept 17, 2020 – May 2021
  • No class on : Nov. 26, Dec. 24 and April 8

Gentle Yoga (for adult beginners)

Instructor: Deb Weiss-Gelmi, CIYT (Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher)

This gentle yoga class, taught in the Iyengar Method, focuses on alignment through basic and restorative yoga poses. Poses are introduced with progressive instructions to help you develop your strength, stamina, balance, posture and flexibility. Poses are taught with modifications and props to accommodate students’ needs. For those new to yoga or those who prefer a slower-paced class. No experience necessary.

Thursdays 10:00-11:00am, Zeeland Recreation, Studio Room A

  • Sept 17, 2020 – May 2021
  • No class on : Nov. 26, Dec. 24 and April 8

* Contact Zeeland Recreation to register and for any questions.