Donna Todd Yoga

 Upcoming Events


2017



October 9 - December 6

8 Week Circle of Friends Meditation Course

Per your request to lengthen our meditation series we will continue to have an 8-week course, the perfect respite during a sometimes hectic season.

Join us for this special practice of simple silence. We'll meditate for approximately 2 periods of 20 minutes each (briefly guided, mostly silent), including a short discourse on tape or a reading. We will then have a brief question/answer/discussion regarding practice. All levels are welcome!

When: 8 Mondays, (note one week break halfway through): October 9, 16, 23, 30, November 13, 20, 27, December 6

Time: 5:30pm - 6:45pm

Where: Donna’s home studio: 602 Seabright Lane, Solana Beach

Cost: Eight classes for $150 (20% proceeds donated to dharma talk providers).

Why: To establish peace of heart and mind through contemplative silence in a small group setting – priceless!

We can comfortably seat 8-10 so sign up soon.



2018



February 9-11

4th Annual Winter Retreat in Beautiful Montecito…all are welcome!

Join us for reflection, rejuvenation, yoga, great food and FUN in one of our favorite venues. We'll be staying at the Center for Spiritual Renewal, a beautiful 1920's mansion nestled in the hills of Montecito (near Santa Barbara). Arrive by Friday evening for dinner, and stay through Sunday after yoga.

Cost:

$795.00 - Single upstairs room in the big house, private bath
$685.00pp - Double upstairs room in the big house, private bath
$600.00 - Single downstairs room in the big house, (share bathroom with one other participant)
$685.00 - Single room with private bathroom in Hermitage

This retreat is, indeed, a TREAT. It is intimate (9-12 students), and prices include wonderful food, all yoga and meditation classes and beautiful accommodations. And taking the Amtrak up and back makes it even better!

Since space is limited, sign up soon to reserve your spot. Send your $350.00 deposit by December 1, 2017.

Below is a sample schedule:

Friday

3:00pm: Arrival, settle in
5:45pm: Dinner
7:30pm: Introduction, light yoga, meditation

Saturday

7:15am: Meditation
8:00am: Breakfast, free time
10:00am: Yoga
12:30pm: Lunch, free time
4:00pm: Yoga
6:00pm: Dinner
8:00pm: Meditation

Sunday

7:15am: Meditation
8:00am: Breakfast
10:00am: Yoga, closing



May 4-6

Mostly Silent Spring Yoga and Meditation Retreat

Yoga, Meditation, and quiet at the Zen Mountain Center near Idyllwild, CA. Join us for this wonderful spring refuge! Experience a weekend of relaxation and reflection in this beautiful, natural setting, with the option of gentle silence all day on Saturday. It’s been a favorite venue for several years.

When:

Arrive for dinner and settling in at 5:30pm on Friday, May 4.
Official start time is 7:15pm.
Retreat ends after lunch on Sunday the 6th.


Cost:

Early Bird Special:
$485.00 if deposit of $160.00 sent in by March 20
$525.00 if deposit of $160.00 sent in after March 20

Includes 6 delicious vegetarian meals (Friday dinner through Sunday lunch), simple, shared accommodations for 2 nights, and all yoga and meditation classes. Quiet time is advocated, and in fact all meals except for Friday evening and Sunday lunch are enjoyably eaten in silence.

Space is limited to approximately 15 students. Please register early! You won't regret treating yourself to this lovely and restorative weekend.

Approximate Schedule:

Friday

2:00-5:30pm: Arrival, settle in
5:30pm: Dinner
7:15pm: Opening introductions, light yoga

Saturday (a quiet/silent day recommended)

7:15-8:00am: Meditation
8:00am: Breakfast
10:00am: Yoga
Noon: Lunch
3:30pm: Yoga
5:30pm: Dinner
7:00pm: Meditation

Sunday

7:15-8:00am: Meditation
8:00am: Breakfast
10:00am: Yoga
Noon: Lunch, closing


Yoga Room


July 27-29

Annual Women’s Retreat in Beautiful Montecito

Join us for reflection, rejuvenation, lots of yoga, and FUN in one of our favorite venues. We'll be staying at the Center for Spiritual Renewal, a beautiful 1920's mansion nestled in the hills of Montecito (near Santa Barbara). Arrive on Friday evening for dinner, and stay through Sunday after yoga.

Cost:

$795.00 - Single upstairs room in the big house, private bath
$685.00pp - Double upstairs room in the big house, private bath
$600.00 - Single downstairs room in the big house, (share bathroom with one other participant)
$685.00 - Single room in Hermitage, private bath

This retreat is, indeed, a TREAT. It is intimate (12 students), and the price includes wonderful food, all yoga and meditation classes and beautiful accommodations. And taking the Amtrak up and back makes it even better!

Since space is indeed limited, sign up soon to reserve your spot. Send your $350.00 deposit by April 15.