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Upcoming Massage Events at The Yarn Spot

Posted on February 26, 2010 in: Uncategorized - Tags: events, seated massage, classes

The Yarn Spot has just released their latest newsletter and calendar of classes, and Peace at Hand will be joining them for a number of events!

Seated Massage: 

 Sundays February 28th and March 14th


Fifteen minute sessions are $20 and thirty minute sessions are $40.  Walk-ins will be acepted as time permits. 


Physical Wellness for Handcrafters:

Level 1

Learn stretching and self-massage to protect against injury or support existing conditions.  Special attention is paid to the hands, wrists, arms, neck and shoulders.

This class has been extremely popular over the past few months (thank you all for signing up and being enthusiastic!), and we have added another session by request.

Sunday, March 14th from 11:00-12:30

Class fee: $30

Level 2

Building on the skills taught in the level 1 class, we will contiune self massage and begin to evaluate your personal knitting style in order to spot potential problems or address discomfort.  More advanced stretching and anatomy may be discussed.

Students should bring a swatch or simple project in progress to work on during class.  Please try to limit yourself to projects for which you will not need to reference a pattern.

Tuesday March 9th from 6:30-7:30 

Class fee $30


Infant Massage Instruction

A new class at The Yarn Spot!  In our two-class series, you will learn the benefts and core ideas of infant massage, as well as basic massage strokes to sooth, comfort and bond with your little one.  Infant massage class can also be a great opportunity to meet and be supported by other new parents. 

This class is best suited to children who are not yet crawling. 

Please bring whatever "props" you might need to be comortable sitting on the floor with your baby.

Wednesdays March 17th and 24th from 10:00-11:00

Class fee: $70, which includes a voucher for a seated massage


Contact The Yarn Spot at 301-933-9550 or via email to register for any of these classes or events.  Hope to see you there!