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Truckee Tahoe Health & Wellness announcements

Tahoe Yoga Institute presentsTahoe Yoga Institute (TYI), Tahoe City’s community yoga studio, is offering two special winter Yoga/Skate Ski Clinics designed to share asanas or postures to enhance skate skiing technique. Tim Hauserman, Tahoe local and author of “Monsters in the Woods: Backpacking with Children” and TYI instructors Tammy Miller and Caroline McNally will lead two groups on Jan. 10 and Feb. 7 in a yoga class and skate skiing lesson at the Tahoe Cross Country Center. Each workshop is open to the public. Cost is $20/person/class. Reservations are required as space is limited to 20. For more information contact Madona Casini at forgiveness workshopHow does Radical Forgiveness relate to: “This woman’s work is never done?” Women work, take care of our families, and always seem to be thinking that “as soon as I get caught up, I’ll take some time for myself.” Join Women Empowering Women and Dinny Evans, Certified Radical Forgiveness and Radical Manifestation Coach, for an afternoon of exploring the technology of Radical Forgiveness, at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 15. You will learn what Radical Forgiveness is vs. Traditional Forgiveness and how to incorporate the “tools” of Radical Forgiveness into your life for relief of conflict, resentment, and the feelings of helplessness. This is a powerful workshop, which will get you started on the road to regaining your own personal empowerment. Cost $35. Contact Evans at (530) 414-1420. For Goodness Sake, 10157 Donner Pass Road, Downtown Truckee.Women Empowering Women is dedicated to providing motivational speakers who address different aspects of achieving balance and harmony through the mind,body, and spirit. For more information about the organization, email Hop for Hope benefit Come to Olympic Village Lodge at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23 to honor the memory of Melissa Hope Dennison with live music, drinks, a raffle, and silent auction. All proceeds from the show are being donated in her name to the AIDS Lifecycle event, a seven-day ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money for AIDS research. Dennison, a Truckee native, planned on riding in this event before her life was tragically cut short while using a crosswalk in San Francisco. Friends and family will ride the event in memory of Dennison, and Hip Hop for Hope will help raise funds.Live performances by Cambo and The Life, DJ Effective, and D-funk will keep you grooving. Tickets are $10. For information, tickets, or to make a donation of products or services, contact Cedar Lampe at or (530) 386-3123. Bring your wallet and your boogie shoes. Stay classy, Tahoe.Telemark, Alpine Touring Demo Alpenglow Sports has partnered with Alpine Meadows Ski Resort to provide its 3rd Annual Telemark and Alpine Touring Demo Event, Saturday, Jan. 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting. The free event will showcase the latest in telemark and alpine touring equipment. Participating vendors include Black Diamond, Dynafit, G3, Scarpa, Garmont, K2, Rossignol, NTN and Rotefella. Valid lift ticket or season pass required, with a drivers license and credit card for deposit. Free raffle for demo participants at Alpenglow in Tahoe City at 6 pm. Friday, Jan. 8, kick off party sponsored by Cloudveil and the Sawtooth Ridge Caf, premiering the film “Swift, Silent, Deep: A History of the Jackson Hole Air Force.” The show is free at 7 p.m.