Community Event to Support the YWCA St. Thomas-Elgin
St. Thomas, ON. - On Saturday, July 13th from 9:00 am to 10:00 am, a family-friendly
“Yoga in The Park“ event will be held in Pinafore Park at the Lion's Club Celebration
Pavilion. The event is being hosted by a group of community volunteers who are seeking
to build community while raising funds to support the YWCA St. Thomas-Elgin. Tickets
are $10.00 per person or $15.00 per family, healthy snacks and beverages will also
be available for purchase. All proceeds raised for this event will help fund vital
programs and services offered by the YWCA for individuals in need throughout St.
Thomas and Elgin County.
Event volunteers aim to bring individuals and families together for an enjoyable
introductory yoga session and some fun outdoor activities. Kathryn White from Positively
Wholesome, a trained yoga instructor, has volunteered her time to help support this
event. Individuals and families are encouraged to bring their own blankets or yoga
mats and gather around the open green space to participate in the guided yoga exercise.
Volunteers will be onsite to help spread the word about the programs and services
the YWCA offers and ways community members can contribute their support. The YWCA
St. Thomas-Elgin, is a non-profit organization providing services within St. Thomas
and Elgin County for over one hundred years. The YWCA offers a wide scope of programming
including supportive housing for women, men, and youth; youth employment and leadership
programs; recreational programs; settlement services for newcomers; adult education
and literacy programs; poverty reduction and homelessness prevention initiatives.
Tickets are being sold at the event and can be pre-purchased through Eventbrite.
Visit Facebook event page Yoga in The Park, to benefit the YWCA for more information
or email event coordinator Holly White at firstname.lastname@example.org.