Traditional Iyengar Yoga Instruction

Yoga Center Santa Cruz offers classes in Hatha Yoga for students of all levels, ages, sizes, and abilities. Our approach emphasizes precise alignment and develops strength, flexibility, stamina, and balance. By regular practice, students gain physical health, mental peace, and emotional stability. Come join us and experience the difference!

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Release into Peace with Laurie Broderick-Burr
Sat, Nov 5, 12, & 19, 10:15-11:45am Cost: $30 series; $12 drop-in (space permitting)

Core Balance Series with Laurie Broderick-Burr
Sun, Nov 6, Dec 4, 4:30-6:30pm
Cost: $20 pre-reg./$25 drop-in (space permitting)

Annual Thanksgiving Day Donation Class with Abbey Asher
Thu, Nov 24, 9:00-10:30am.
Cost: Donations benefit Elderday, a local non-profit supporting our elderly community.
All other classes are cancelled on Thanksgiving Day. Happy Holiday!

Winter Solstice Intensive with Kofi Busia
Wed, Dec 14 - Sun, Dec 18
Level II-III 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Level IV-V 10:30 am to 12:30 pm (except Sat 11:00 am to 1:00 pm).
Cost: $25 per class for 4 classes or less. $22 per class if doing 5 classes or more.
Flier & registration form are here. More information on the workshops page.

Special Holiday Workshop with Laurie Broderick­Burr
Thu, Fri, Sat, Dec 29, 30, 31
Times & Costs: TBD.
Except for this, Yoga Center will be closed Dec 25 - ­31 for maintenance.
Classes resume Jan 1, 2017.

Dear Students, Our longtime teacher, Vannessa, was in a near fatal accident in July. She has been recovering well, but she will need to extend her recovery to later this year. Vannessa appreciates all of the cards, gifts, love and support from so many wonderful students. Please feel free to contact her via email:

Please see the schedule page for other notes and changes.

Register and pay online here for workshops sponsored by Yoga Center Santa Cruz and also for Maya's classes.

Call 831-423-6719 to register for any Workshop or Series!