Restful Island: Yoga Retreat on Toronto Island

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Toronto Island Yoga Centre

4 Omaha Avenue

Toronto, ON M5J 1Z5

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Come away and rest. Experience peace in your life as we practice yoga, meditate, eat, and live alongside nature.

About this Event

Escape the heat of the city and relax with yoga, meditation and delicious vegetarian meals. The time we spend together will be dedicated to drawing attention inward to connect with body, mind, and spirit.

Retreat Highlights

•3 Meditation Sessions

•Vinyasa, Hatha, and Yin Yoga Sessions

•vegetarian brunch, dinner and snack

•sharing circles

•relaxation time for you to reflect, canoe, go to the beach, woods, and explore other parts of the island

The Studio

Nestled away on Algonquin Island, our studio space is an open air outdoor platform surrounded by lush gardens and trees. Located minutes away from Ward's Island Beach, rolling meadows, and gentle woods it is the perfect environment to reconnect with nature.

Your Teacher

David Taller is a dedicated Yoga and Meditation instructor, artist, enthusiastic gardener, and founder of Toronto Island Yoga Centre. He has been practising yoga for 8 years and teaching Vinyasa and Hatha classes with devotion and compassion for 4 years. Recently he has begun to incorporate elements of Qi Gong and the Chakra system into his practice. His students appreciate clear guidance through all poses, and concise instruction through the philosophy of Yoga served with a bit of refreshing humour.

FAQs

How can I get to Ward's Island?

All you need to do is arrive at Jack Layton Ferry Terminal at 9:30AM the morning of your scheduled retreat. Attendance at this retreat covers the cost of your ferry ticket and guarantees your entry to Wards Island.

Who should come?

Whether you want to begin, renew, or continue your practice, this retreat is appropriate for anyone who loves yoga. Some exposure to the basic postures are definitely an asset. All bodies are welcome!

What food is served?

All of our meals and snacks will be vegetarian food sourced from the surrounding gardens, the St. Lawrence farmer's market or through an ethical supply chain. Special accommodations (vegan, gluten free, dairy free, egg free) can be made with advanced notice.

What should I bring?

Everything you find useful during your usual yoga practice is advised, however there are plenty of mats at the studio. It would be smart to bring:

•Sun protection

•insect repellant

•water bottle

•beach towel

•walking shoes

•your bike

•good intentions

What if it rains?

A very close eye is kept on the sky and the radar for 48 hours preceding this retreat. If rain seems inevitable, the retreat will be cancelled and you will be entitled to come back to another retreat in 2019, or a refund.

How can I ask any extra questions?

Please contact us at NamasteTorontoIsland@gmail.com or read more at our website.

The Studio space can easily accommodate all participants without feeling squished.

All our meals are made with love and ingredients sourced from the garden, St. Lawrence Market, or an Earth Friendly supply chain.

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Toronto Island Yoga Centre

4 Omaha Avenue

Toronto, ON M5J 1Z5

Canada

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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