TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE
Come for the yoga, Stay for the community
The Yoga Center Retreat is a vibrant community committed to the practices of yoga and meditation, and to the training of well-prepared yoga teachers. We offer daily drop-in classes where you’ll find students of every age, size, race and gender, as well as weekly workshops, specialty series, and events to grow your practice.
Our bright and airy studio in Saint Louis Park, MN boasts three fully-accessible yoga spaces and a meditation room, as well as massage therapy and spa services. Our colorful boutique offers a curated selection of yoga books and props, as well as handmade jewelry and gifts created by local and national artisans.
Longest running yoga teacher training in Minnesota
We’ve been training exceptional yoga teachers in the Twin Cities for more than 20 years. Our program of study is broad, encompassing as many styles of yoga as possible to provide a holistic view of the practice of yoga. Students are encouraged to discover what they love most about yoga and to dive deep, crafting their own yoga voice as they complete their studies. Learn more about yoga teacher training »
Practice with Us
Offering daily drop-in classes in styles including Hatha, vinyasa, slow flow, gentle yoga, prenatal yoga, adaptive yoga, Iyengar, yin yoga, restorative, meditation and more.
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WANNA DO SOME PUPPY YOGA?
DO PUPPY YOGA WITH US!
Puppies from Midwest Animal Rescue & Services (MARS) are coming to YCR! class! It’s no secret that The Yoga Center Retreat team loves dogs. Most of us have at least one (or wish we did). When you stop by, you might see a beloved canine hanging out with the front desk staff.
So, when the opportunity to combine our love of dogs with our passion for yoga in a Puppy Yoga class benefitting MARS we jumped at the chance. We’re excited to host our third Puppy Yoga Class on Dec. 14 from 1-2 PM.
NEW YEAR'S EVE RETREAT
NEW YEAR'S EVE RETREAT
Ring in the New Year with Suzula Bidon and other YCR staff for a mindful and inspirational New Years Eve Retreat!
The end of the year is an opportune time to reflect on the past, and set our course for the future. At this retreat and celebration, through yoga practice, journal making, writing, and sharing, we will honor and release the past; find presence and peace in the here and now; and define and set our intentions for the future.