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Shannon Ginther Leading Shine Your Light Yoga Benefit

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Shannon Ginther Leading Shine Your Light Yoga Benefit

Shannon Ginther has supported many special causes, but one that resonates strongly with her and the Columbus community is Take Back the Night.  This weekend, yoga studios nationwide are holding yoga sessions called “Shine Your Light” to benefit Take Back the Night. “It is a very important organization, especially given the large number of young […]

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New Books to Document Columbus Art, Artists

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman New Books to Document Columbus Art, Artists

Trying to take in all of the unique, interesting things within the Columbus arts scene can be a difficult challenge, especially with the information overload social media can subject us to. In the past, projects like the Columbus Book Project have taken on the responsibility of documenting the Columbus arts scene (and more) through a […]

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Yoga on the Green Event to Support Cancer Research

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Yoga on the Green Event to Support Cancer Research

A day of wellness, including yoga sessions by the famous Rodney and Colleen Saidman Yee is coming to Huntington Park. On Saturday, September 14, Huntington Park will host the first-ever Yoga on the Green and will raise money for Ohio Cancer Research. “The primary goal of Ohio Cancer Research (OCR) is to provide seed funding […]

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The Confluence Cast: The Columbus Festival Scene

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: The Columbus Festival Scene

Two years ago, when the Independents’ Day Festival wrapped up after 10 years, it left a gap in the Columbus festival scene that’s slowly been filled by other independent event producers. Festival and community organizer Cassie Young sat down this week to talk about her new endeavor, Cloud City 614, filling that gap, and how […]

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Modo Yoga Welcomes Cofounder For Visit

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Modo Yoga Welcomes Cofounder For Visit

“We are over the moon about this,” says Chad Underwood of Modo Yoga about a special guest this month. “We are very honored and excited that Ted Grand is visiting us in Columbus for a unique workshop on August 25.” Founded by Ted Grand and Jess Robertson, Modo Yoga is one of the largest yoga organizations […]

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GoYoga Helping Children Cope With Trauma

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire GoYoga Helping Children Cope With Trauma

“Parents should equip their child with the tools to help them fully embrace and move through their emotions, rather than pushing them away,” says Achea Redd, local mental health activist and mother of two. Saturday, August 10, Redd will lead a workshop with GoYoga where attendees will walk away with the tools to help strengthen […]

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An Afternoon of Wellness to Benefit Yoga in Schools

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire An Afternoon of Wellness to Benefit Yoga in Schools

“Healthy self-care choices are important to learn at any age,” says Julie Handelman of the Youth Yoga Project. “Teaching children and educators to self-manage their stress is my passion project.”   Handelman and Lauren Greenspan, both trained educators, started the Youth Yoga Project in 2017 to empower students and educators with tools for self-regulation. It is […]

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