Friendship Yoga

Friendship Yoga
1231 Gilbert Court
Iowa City, IA 52240



Workshops & Retreats


Fall Weekend Workshop
with Kristin Chirhart
January 29-31, 2016

Build up your practice for the dark days of winter!

Kristin Chirhart, is co-director of the BKS Iyengar Center of Minneapolis, certified at the Advanced Junior 1 level, and a long time, dedicated student of B.K.S. Iyengar, Geeta Iyengar, and Prashant Iyengar, with whom she studies on a yearly basis in Pune, India.

Kristin is one of the most senior Iyengar teachers in the our region, and we are honored to have her come to Iowa City to share her knowledge and experience.

Classes will be taught in the classical method as taught by the Iyengars. This workshop is open to any student with at least 16 weeks of Iyengar Yoga instruction, who seeks an opportunity to deepen their understanding and knowledge of yoga.

Please bring a copy of the Light on Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar) to the workshop.


Kristen class photo
Kristin Chirhart (front row, second from left) with 2012 workshop participants.

  Friday, Jan. 29   6:00 – 8:00 p.m - Asana Class  
  Saturday, Jan. 30   9:00 – noon - Asana Class  
      3:30 – 5:00 p.m - Asana Class  
      6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Potluck Dinner
(location to be announced)
  Sunday, Jan. 31   9:00 - Noon. - Pranayama/Asana Class  

Workshop Fee: $200

Early Bird Discount… subtract $20 from workshop fee if registered by January 15, 2016.

If you are coming from out of town, please contact us ASAP and we will try to arrange lodging with a local student.

Please do not procrastinate! Enrollment is limited and this workshop will fill! Register early and take advantage of the early bird discount. If you cancel before 1/20/16 your fee will be refunded minus an administrative fee of $25 only if we can find someone to take your place. Absolutely no refunds after January 20th (except for those traveling from a distance where weather becomes a barrier). Your check signifies your understanding of this refund policy.

The will be scholarship assistance offered by the Maitri Yoga Education Fund. Priority is given to currently enrolled Friendship Yoga students. The dealine for applications is 1/11/16. For an application, please e-mail .


  "Yoga is firstly for individual growth, but through individual growth,
society and community develop."
B.K.S. Iyengar