Workshops

Mary Reilly Workshops and Teacher Training

April 3 – 5, 2020


Public Yoga Workshops April 3 & 4

Friday, April 3 @ 8 pm — $75

Saturday, April 4 @ 9 – 11:30 am — $65

Saturday, April 4 @ 2:30 – 5 pm — $65

Where: Yoga Tree of Evanston

607 Lake Street (enter north side Chicago ave courtyard 2nd floor) Room 205

Cost for ALL 3 Classes: $185 ($170 for IYAMW Members)

Yoga Tree recommends preregistration and prepayment for all workshops

Checks are no longer made out to Lake St Church – they are made out to Yoga Circle – NOT Yoga Tree – give to your instructor or mail to: Lake Street Church YOGA, 607 Lake Street Evanston, IL 60201


Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training 2020 With Senior Teacher Mary Reilly

IYNAUS Teacher Ed for Intermediate Junior Levels & Introductory

Yoga Tree is committed to providing quality instruction by the very best in the Midwest. We are delighted to announce Mary’s sixth Yoga Teacher Trainings in Chicago and Evanston IL.

Intermediate Junior 2 & 3 Training (All CIYT teachers are welcome) For Certified Iyengar Yoga Teachers -Bring a current IYNAUS certification manual along with Preliminary and Intermediate Course Manuals Friday’s focus will be preparation of skills for the IJ2 & 3 levels: refinements and aspects of integration based on observation, further development in adept linking and integration to evoke meditative focus in the classroom. Introductory certified teachers are welcome to attend and may find this training helpful, informative and inspiring.

When: Friday, April 3 @ 9 am – 2 pm
Where: Yoga Tree of Evanston Room 205 in Lake Street Church 607 Lake Street Evanston, IL

The Module will cover the following
1) Observation and Correction
2) Integration, Linking and Refinements
3) Mentorship
4) Integrating Philosophy in the Classroom

Introductory and Intermediate Junior 1 Training – 3 years recent study of Iyengar Yoga required

When: Sunday, April 5 @ 8:30 – 2 pm
Where: Place to be announced

Sunday’s training works on solidifying foundational skills emphasizing clear instruction based on observation. Priorities for teaching to the group will be given to those interested in IJ1 training and those going up for certification. This will be the primary training for the certified teachers at Introductory level

This Module is for:
1) Those interested in teaching in the Iyengar Tradition (Certification not required) Bring current IYNAUS certification manual along with Preliminary Course Manual.
2) Introductory Certified Iyengar teachers who want to hone their teaching skills. Bring current IYNAUS certification manual along with Preliminary and Intermediate Course Manuals.
3) Iyengar certified teachers preparing for certification at the junior 1 level.

What is the Cost: Friday Junior Intermediate 2 & 3 Training $130 ($115 if paid by January 15) Sunday Introductory and Intermediate Junior 1 Training $140 ($125 if paid by January 15) Note: Refunds granted minus a $30 processing fee until Feb 1. No refunds after Feb 8.

Registration: Checks are made out to Yoga Circle – NOT Yoga Tree – give to your instructor or mail to: Lake Street Church YOGA, 607 Lake Street Evanston, IL 60201

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Mary Reilly began her studies of Iyengar Yoga in 1978 in Ann Arbor after graduating from the University of Michigan. She was among the early group of practitioners in the Midwest to be certified to teach and was personally granted an Intermediate Senior 2 credential by B.K.S. Iyengar in 2012. Mary has directed North Woods Yoga, the Northern Michigan Studio since 1986, served as Chair of Certification for the IYNAUS from 2009 to 2013, and studies regularly at RIMYI in Pune India, most recently in November of 2018. Mary’s enthusiasm, clarity and precision shine through her teaching; she aims to help students overcome obstacles to achieve their full potential.