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Adult Opportunities

Tai Chi

Experience Tai Chi at The Morton Arboretum.

Content Detail

Move your body with the grace and confidence of the ancient tai chi masters who learned the secret of balancing yin and yang: strength with beauty, power with peace, endurance with flow. TaijiFit™ is a form of tai chi suitable for beginners. There is no routine or choreography to memorize or “get right.” Your instructor will lead you into flow using the Qi Cueing method developed by International Master David-Dorian Ross.

Attending every class and practicing at home just to “keep up” will not be needed. Come as often as your schedule allows and never get behind.

This program meets in person at the Arboretum.

Instructor: Dawn Nader, certified tai chi instructor

Age: 16 and older

Course number: WELL051

Dawn Nader, certified tai chi instructor

Dawn Nader has more than 15 years experience as a student and instructor in Wushu, Yang Style Tai Chi, and Straight Sword, and she is a certified TaijiFit™ Method instructor. Her journey toward wellness through the Chinese martial arts provides a perspective on using mindful movement as an exercise to empower the mind, strengthen the body, boost the immune system, and improve the condition of the human spirit. Learn more at www.elevate-tai-chi.com.

What to Know

This program will meet outdoors, weather permitting.

Wear comfortable clothes that allow for easy movement.

Program Schedule

WELL051-E: Wednesday, June 7, 2023

WELL051-F: Wednesday, June 28, 2023

WELL051-G: Wednesday, July 12, 2023

WELL051-H: Wednesday, July 26, 2023

WELL051-I: Wednesday, August 9, 2023

WELL051-J: Wednesday, August 23, 2023

WELL051-K: Wednesday, September 13, 2023

WELL051-L: Wednesday, September 27, 2023

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Thornhill Patio, Thornhill Education Center


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