Usher in Summer with Westchester Yoga Arts “Solstice on the Green”

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Usher in Summer with Westchester Yoga Arts “Solstice on the Green”

June 26, 2016 - 11:44

Usher in Summer with Westchester Yoga Arts “Solstice on the Green”

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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Westchester Yoga Arts, in conjunction with New Rochelle BID and Amir & Amira Clothing, will usher in summer and honor the International Day of Yoga (June 21) with a special outdoor yoga event on the New Rochelle Library Ruby Dee Park Green, on Saturday, June 25.   Hundreds of participants will gather at 1 Library Green (Huguenot & Lawton), New Rochelle NY for the solstice celebration and to practice for a good cause.

All proceeds from the donation class will go to the creation of a yoga program at the Boys & Girls Club of New Rochelle.  Advance tickets are $15, $20 at the door.

Westchester Yoga Arts owner Wendy Vigroux says, “This solstice celebration is our way to both come together as a community and to give back to the community.” 

Yogis of all levels and ages will have a chance to grab their mat or towel and participate in a special class taught by Vigroux and the studio’s experienced instructors. They will also have the opportunity to visit our sponsor village with free giveaways and opportunities to win a membership to WYA, as well as other wonderful prizes, in the drawing that will take place afterward.  Among our many sponsors is Athleta of Scarsdale, Congressman Eliot L. Engel, Metro Market Place, Pro Tech Benz, Unimark Strategies, Steve Ganpat Life Insurance, Choices Clothing, Her Name is Crystal, Kristina Cassara Yoga, Sweet Vibrations and Got Thyme.

Participants are encouraged to upload yoga photos to Instagram and tag them #wyasolstice.

Registration begins at 2:30 at the Library Green entrance on the corner of Lawton and Huguenot. Yoga instruction continues from 3:30 to 5:00.  Sponsor village is open from 2:30 to 6.  

Additional information can be found at