Mindfulness at The Marsh
The Marsh, a pioneer in mind-body wellness for 30 years, is known for its mindfulness programming ranging from our own Mindfulness-Based Living (MBL) to Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), meditation offerings and retreats.
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Eight-week Series
Mondays, January 28 – March 18, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. with a full-day Retreat on Saturday, March 9, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Whether you are seeking to feel less overwhelmed, more purposeful, less angry or more joyful, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction is an experience that will positively impact your life. Taught by MBSR instructor Terry Pearson, this eight-week series teaches you simple techniques to help you deal with stress, pain, illness and the challenges of everyday life. Register online or call 952-935-2202. $396/$440 for eight-week series
An Introduction to Positive Psychology
Sunday, March 10, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. – A happier, healthier life is available to you. We are learning more and more ways where a positive mindset, or optimism, can improve both our physiology and our feelings. Join us as we explore the science of optimal functioning, which focuses on what works rather than what is wrong, in order to create a life of greater health, happiness, meaning and overall well-being. You will be introduced to a variety of tools, practices and attitudes that can make a profound difference in your life! Instructor, Debbie Cohen, is a graduate of the esteemed Applied Positive Psychology program from the University of Pennsylvania and has taught Positive Psychology at Harvard and Kripalu Yoga Center. Register online or call 952-935-2202. $26/$30
The Marsh's Mindfulness Based Living Program
4-week series: Mondays, April 1, 8, 22, 29 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. – The benefits of a meditation practice are often touted as a habit of happy people who mention it as a means of coping with stress and anxiety and their ability to live more joyfully. But where does one begin? This four-week program offered exclusively at The Marsh, introduces you to a variety of mindfulness-based living practices in a highly accessible way. Nature plays a role in many meditative practices and we will utilize our outdoor space. Instructors Mary Anderson and Liz Anema. Please register online or by calling 952-935-2202. $128/$150.
Complimentary Information Sessions: Saturday, March 9, 12:15 p.m. and Monday, March 25, 6:30 p.m.
The Marsh offers the perfect setting and resources for a relaxing and re-energizing retreat. We would be delighted to custom plan an overnight or weekend retreat for your group. The Marsh also offers retreats throughout the year for our members and the general public. View upcoming events here.
Mindfulness Group Fitness Classes
View our group fitness class schedule for a wide variety of Yoga, Tai Chi, Meditation, Ai Chi, Pilates and more that integrate mindfulness.