Handwriting Graphology/Graphotherapy

Guest Speaker: Robert Haskins Learn the mind-body connection of Handwriting analysis, in that handwriting, is brainwriting and can tell over 2,000 details about personality and character traits. “Years ago Mr. Haskins presented at Rising Sun yoga while I was in my first yoga teacher program.  Now I'd like to present him to YAGD.” - Laura Lerman...Read More

June Picnic 2020


Our June “Meeting” will be held via the Zoom virtual meeting platform. Mihir will be our host and he will send us the ZOOM access link. (To Install ZOOM, on your phone or laptop Click HERE) Mihir will start us off with a 30-minute meditation practice. After that we suggest you have a sandwich or...Read More

Online Sri Sri Yoga Foundation Program

"I have been on the path of yoga and spirituality for more than two decades now. I am glad to bring some interesting facts and processes about ancient yogic wisdom with a modern touch in this retreat, right from the comfort of your home. One of the most revered Yogic Scriptures like Patanjali Yoga Sutras...Read More

July Meeting


Our July “Meeting” will be held via the Zoom virtual meeting platform. (To Install ZOOM, on your phone or laptop Click HERE) After a short business meeting Karen will present a 2-hour presentation: Welcome the Energy Channels of Your Body/ Explore the Direction of Energy to Enhance Your Yoga Experience as Both Teacher and Student...Read More

How To Teach Yoga Using Zoom


YAGD Members, You are invited to a demonstration of teaching yoga using Zoom on Saturday, August 1st, 10:30- 11:30. I will be showing the techniques and equipment that have worked for me. Following the demonstration, there should be time for others to share what has worked for them and for questions. If you’d like to...Read More

Yoga Events from Katherine Schaefer


Member Katherine Schaefer is offering  Zoom classes! See below for a message from Katherine about what's going on: Yoga and meditation are great ways to alleviate some of the stresses of this time of uncertainty so I want to invite you to join me on Zoom. I am teaching donation-based classes that can be paid...Read More

September Meeting (Zoom)


Our next YAGD meeting is scheduled for Sunday, Sept 13th from 12 noon until 2:30 pm. It will be a ZOOM meeting with a link to attend.  Keep an eye on your Tapas newsletter/ or our meeting Eblast for information/link to join the meeting.  Karen Lutz will be hosting the Zoom meeting. Usha Shah, one...Read More

October (Business) Meeting


Please join us for this important time of the year when we cast our vote for new board members. The purpose of this meeting is to review our financial status, committee activities, and vote for 2021. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85620775220?pwd=ckpSREwyWW9jbVhoRWNtaFhCZjg4dz09 Meeting ID: 856 2077 5220 Passcode: 753608

Yogathon 2020


Yogathon is a day-long fundraiser with unique yoga classes, prizes, camaraderie and a MEGA RAFFLE that we have hosted annually since 2011! About this Event Join us for Yoga By Design Fondation's 10th annual Yogathon fundraiser! All proceeds from the event support yoga, mindfulness and meditation programs for underserved individuals in Michigan. The day’s festivities...Read More

YAGD Annual 2020 Retreat


Our retreat this year, a members-only event, is virtual and, thanks to a generous donation, free. The first class, “Learning and Teaching via Zoom,” should give you enough of the basics to attend even if you have never “Zoomed” before. Our visiting instructor, Jennifer Norber is an E-RYT 200 and Reiki Master as well as...Read More