Kids Classes

If you’re reading this, it’s likely you already know about the many benefits adult stand to gain from a regular yoga practice. The benefits are the same for children, whether they are practicing yoga at school, camp, a birthday party, as part of a warm­-up or cool­-down for a sport, etc...

A regular yoga practice can:

  • Improve mind/body awareness and connection

  • Bring children into the present moment

  • Emphasize individual abilities rather than competition

  • Encourage respect for others and oneself

  • Enhance focus and concentration

If you are interested in scheduling a private or group class for your son or daughter in and around Boston, MA, please contact me!

Fall 2018 Kids Classes:

Mondays, Tuesdays, & Fridays 2:25-3:15pm Middle School Yoga at Shady Hill School

Wednesdays 3:30-4:15pm Grades K-2 (Ages 5-7) & 4:30-5:30pm Grades 3-5 (Ages 8-10) at Artemis Yoga

Thursdays 7:30-8:15am Grade 4 Before School Yoga at Franklin Elementary School, Newton, MA (November 29th-January 31st)

Fridays 10:30-11:30am Preschool Yoga at Wayland Montessori

Sundays 3:30-4:30pm Ages 7-10 at Wonder Yoga (October 21st-December 9th)

Artemis Girls

Dates: October 12th-November 16th 

Time: Fridays 4:00PM-5:30PM

Location: Artemis Yoga, 639 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472

Artemis Girls Stand Strong, Stand Tall is a Girls Empowerment Program that guides girls ages 10-13 to seek their own true voice with yoga, mindfulness, breath work, creative expression and self-reflection. The program meets weekly in a 90 minute session for six weeks. 

When girls feel confident about their bodies, their self-worth and their intelligence and they have practiced how to handle self-doubt and adolescent stresses, they have an opportunity to go into the world and fully express themselves — as girls, as women, as humans.

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If every 8 year old in the world is taught meditation, we will eliminate violence from the world within one generation.
— Dalai Lama

Artemis Girls Stand Strong, Stand Tall creates a safe space for girls to build strength of body, mind and spirit while developing the skills of communication and self-respect to empower and inspire girls.

Classes will include weekly yoga and mindfulness class, group collaboration and games and independent thinking coupled with an art, journal or other creative activity centered on themes such as:

  • Body Confidence and Self-Respect

  • Stress & Self-Care

  • Emotional Awareness

  • Identity & Labels

  • Honest, Healthy Friendships & Social Stamina

Artemis Girls - Stand Strong, Stand Tall is an opportunity for girls to build physical and emotional strength, make new friendships and connection, learn more about themselves and practice proven ways to relax and breath when stress or challenges arise. By exploring important life lessons, girls will build both physical and emotional strength and self-esteem while growing compassion and respect for themselves and for others.

Family Yoga

Dates: Sundays: November 18th, December 16th, January 13th, February 10th, March 24th, April 28th, & May 19th

Time: 2:00PM to 3:00PM

Location: Artemis Yoga, 639 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472

Come explore yoga with your family together!

This family yoga class will teach you and your children flexibility, stability, and calming through breath. Join me for this fun, energetic yet calming opportunity to promote family wellness and to deepen the bond between you and your family members. 

This class is open to all levels and families with kids ages 4 and up (ideally Pre-K to grade 4 or 5. )

Registration fee:

  • $25.00 for 2 family members

  • $10 per additional person

Please register the parent and email liz@artemisyoga.com with names/ages of second participant. If you have more than two participants, please register and pay for any additional persons.