Tai Chi Fall 2019 Class Schedule (Sep-Nov)

Announcements

  • FREE Try Tai Chi Workshop
    • When: Saturday September 14, 10:00am-12:00pm
    • Where: Merlino Arts Center, 508 Sixth Avenue #8
    • What: This free workshop is designed so you can learn more about Tai Chi Chuan, meet our teachers, see how we present Tai Chi Chuan in our classes, or just want to Try Tai Chi.
  • Tuition
    • We charge $70 per five week block of classes and practice sessions are by donation. Donations above the $70 amount will help to offset recent large increases in our rent.
    • Signing up for one class allows you to attend all other classes at no additional charge.
    • We are willing to work with student tuition costs on a case-by-case basis.

Classes

24-Posture Standard (Beijing) Form

We offer five different 24-Posture Standard Form classes. Four are appropriate for beginning and ongoing students and one is designed for intermediate and higher students. Each meets once per week over a five week block.

24 – Posture Form: Beginning Level

Tuesday Morning 10:30am – 11:45am (Roy)

Fall Block 1: Sep 17, 24, Oct 1, 8, 15
Fall Block 2: Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19, 26

Tuesday Evening 7:00pm – 8:15pm (Kat)

Fall Block 1: Sep 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22
Fall Block 2: Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19, 26

Thursday Evening: 5:45pm – 6:45pm (Abrian)

Fall Block 1: Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17
Fall Block 2: Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 21, Dec 5

Saturday Afternoon: 12:00pm – 1:15pm (Jeffrey)

Fall Block 1: Sep 21, 28, Oct 5, 12, 19
Fall Block 2: Nov 2, Nov 9, 16, 23, Dec 7

24 – Posture Form: Intermediate Level

Wednesday Morning: 10:30am – 11:45am (Bobbi)

Fall Block 1: Sep 18, 25, Oct 2, 9, 16
Fall Block 2: Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27

Yang Style 108-Posture Long Form

We offer two on-going classes in the long form and a weekly refinement/practice session. We recommend new students in the classes have some prior experience with Tai Chi. The weekly refinement/practice session is open to everyone and focuses on the Long Form. but periodically includes practice in Zhuang, Qigong, Sword, Buddha Tai Chi, and a Bagua Zhang “Black Dragon” form.

Yang Style 108-Posture Long Form

Wednesday Evening: 6:00pm-7:15pm (Sid)

Fall Block 1: Sep 18, 25, Oct 2, 9, 16
Fall Block 2: Oct 30, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27

Yang Style 108-Posture Long Form

Saturday Morning: 10:30am-11:50am (Jeffrey, Bryan, Shelley)

Fall Block 1: Sep 21, 28, Oct 5, 12, 19
Fall Block 2: Nov 2, Nov 9, 16, 23, Dec 7

Saturday Practice Session

Saturday morning 08:30am-10:00am (Bryan, Sid, Jeffrey)

Always includes at least two repetitions of the 108. Depending on interest, can also include Buddha, Bagua, Sword, Push Hands, and/or various Qigong sets.

Other

We are again offering a class on a basic internal “Tai Chi” form that comes from the Buddhist tradition

Buddha (Cha’an) Tai Chi (Continuation and refinement from Winter Blocks 1&2)

Monday Evening: 5:30pm – 6:45pm (Bryan, Jeffrey)

Fall Block 1: Sep 16, 23, 30, 7, 14
Fall Block 2: Oct 28, Nov 4, 11, 18, 25

ALSO AT THE CENTER

Tuesday Evening: Merlino Meditators

Sunday: Going Guided: Holistic Movement