January 28 - February 1, 2022 | Chinese New Year Celebration & Introduction to Tai Chi Weekend 

Contact us directly at (970) 586-4094 for packages and pricing.  Wu Dang Chen will be teaching an introduction to tai chi beginning on Friday.  This is great for beginners and those interested in the simple movements for health.  The introduction will go through Saturday, with our Chinese New Years lectures and activities beginning Saturday night.  Guest speakers and lecturers are listed below and will be in person as well as streamed live.  For online streaming purchase only, please visit: https://www.taiheacademy.com/shop-item/chinese-new-year-2022

                                                          Chinese New Year Itinerary 2022 | Year of the Tiger

Friday | January 28, 2022

·         3:00pm – 6:00pm | Arrival, check-in and settle into rooms

·         6:00pm – 8:00pm | Dinner service

·         8:30pm – 10pm | Wu Dang Chen - Introductory lecture and movement to qi gong/tai chi

Saturday | January 29, 2022

·         7:30am – 8:30am | Morning practice in Longs Peak – movement and/or meditation

·         8:30am – 9:30am | Breakfast service

·         10:00am – Noon | Wu Dang Chen – Choice of form or practice (would be nice to have one form for them to know and walk home with)

·         12:15pm – 1:30pm | Lunch service

·         2:00pm – 5:00pm | Wu Dang Chen – Continue movement

·         5:30pm – 6:30pm | Dinner service

·         7:00pm – 9:00pm | Wu Dang Chen – Bringing in the New Year: What to Expect, and What’s to Come

·         9:00pm – 10:00pm | Festivities in Longs Peak & Lobby ~ tea tastings, writing and burning intentions for the new year

Sunday | January 30, 2022

·         6:00am – 6:30am | Meditation & Alter Practice in person only

·         6:30am – 7:30am | Morning practice in Longs Peak – streamed live

·         7:30am – 8:30am | Breakfast service

·         8:30am – 9:00am | Sunday morning lecture

·         9:00am – 10:00am | Community tai chi and qi gong in Longs Peak

·         10:15am – 11:00am | Dr. James Lemire, MD, FAAFP, IFMCP – Unhealthy Brain: Unhealthy Body

·         11:15am – Noon | Lecture by Justin Fontanini, D.O.M., A.P. – Chinese Food Therapy

·         12:15pm – 1:15pm | Lunch service

·         1:30pm – 2:15pm | Karen McDonald – EnerQi: Qi Dancing, learn to ballroom dance using the principals of tai chi and qi gong.

·         2:30pm – 3:15pm | Xiang – Movement in Stillness

·         3:30pm – 4:15pm | Atom – Diet & Wellness Lecture

·         4:30pm – 5:15pm | Mike Anderson – Tai Chi Qi Gong Part II

·         5:30pm – 6:30pm | Dinner service

·         7:00pm – 9:00pm | Movement and lecture with Wu Dang Chen

 Monday | January 31, 2022

·         6:00am – 6:30am | Meditation & Alter Practice in person only

·         6:30am – 7:30am | Morning practice in Longs Peak – streamed live

·         8:00am – 9:00am | Breakfast service

·         9:15am – 10:00am | Nuris Lemire, MS, OTR/L, NC – Wellness Lecture

·         10:15am – 11:00am | Cis Hager – Sitting 8 Pieces Brocade

·         11:15am – Noon | Dr. David Axelrod – Poetry of Daoism

·         12:15pm- 1:15pm | Lunch service

·         2:00pm – 5:00pm | Wu Dang Chen lecture – Daoist Philosophy Lecture

·         5:30pm – 6:30pm | Dinner service

·         7:00pm – 9:00pm | Chinese New Year lecture with Wu Dang Chen – the new moon and significance with the new year – Chinese Mythology and Philosophy

Tuesday | February 1, 2022 – HAPPY NEW YEAR

·         6:00am – 6:30am | Meditation & Alter Practice in person only

·         6:30am – 7:30am | Morning practice in Longs Peak – streamed live

·         8:00am – 9:00am | Breakfast service

·         9:15am – 11:15am | Lecture with Wu Dang Chen – Year of the Tiger, what it means, how it relates to the other animals.  How does your animal get along with the Tiger?  What do you prepare for or expect for the year based off of your sign?

·         11:30am – 11:45am | Closing ceremony for the New Year – May the Dao Bless Us All!

 

January 5 - 8, 2023 | Be Bright Renewal Yoga Retreat | http://bebright365.com/events

Start your year by getting in touch with your dreams. Gentle yoga practices and guided breath work for stability and ease in the body/mind. Dreamwork for Spirit. We are creating a healing sanctuary. Take your place and enjoy the connection. You are invited.

Every Sunday Join Us For Community Tai Chi 

Learn authentic Wu Dang style tai chi, qi gong and Dao yin stemming from a 600 year old unbroken lineage.  We stream a lecture with Wu Dang Chen from 8:30am to 9:00am, followed by tai chi.  We ask for donations for our time, which benefits our Dao USA organization.