Yoga Circle | Classes
Yoga Circle is a yoga studio located in Chicago’s River North area. We offer introductory classes for those new to yoga, as well as a wide range of classes and workshops for students who already have experience with yoga.
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Winter 2017: January 2 – March 31

Click on a teacher’s name for a bio and pic.


SUN Apr 2: 10 am w/ Bob & Todd

Make-Up Policy

Students are given a one-month grace period within which to schedule make-ups.


Please wear shorts or footless leggings/yoga pants.
It is important for the instructor to be able to see your knees and elbows.

Long, baggy pants are not recommended.
Bare feet and an empty stomach are essential.
Jewelry and perfumes to a minimum.

Beginners Welcome!

Register today by calling 312-915-0750.


^ Denotes a certified Iyengar yoga instructor
+ Denotes new class time, level and/or teacher

Sunday 10 – 11:30 am Intro-1 Cathy
10 – 12:30 pm 1-4 Bob ^ / Todd ^
4 – 5:30 pm 1-2 Brooks
Monday 10 – 11:30 am 1-Exp Beginners Brooks
Noon – 1:30 pm 1-3 Bob ^
3 – 4:30 pm Golden Years Yoga Donatella / Cheryl
5:30 – 7 pm Intro-1 Bob ^
5:30 – 7 pm 1-3 Ann ^
Tuesday 10 am – Noon 1-2 Gabriel
12:30 – 2 pm Gentle Gabriel
12:30 – 2 pm Intro-1 Ilene
5:30 – 7 pm 1-3 Jess ^
7:15 – 8:45 pm Intro-1 Jess ^
Wednesday 10 – 11:30 am 1-2 Brooks
12:30 – 2 pm Intro-1 Tami
3 – 4:30 pm Neurological Cheryl
5:30 – 7 pm 1-3 Todd ^
7:15 – 8:45 pm Intro-1 Todd ^
Thursday 10 am – Noon 2-3 Gabriel
12:30 – 2 pm Gentle Gabriel
12:30 – 2 pm Scoliosis DL
5:30 – 7 pm 1-2 for 50+ David ^
5:30 – 7 pm 1-2 Natasha ^
7:15 – 8:45 pm Intro for 50+ David ^
Friday 7 – 8:30 am 1-2 Ellen
10 – 11:30 am 1-2 Alison
Saturday 9 – 10:30 am 1-Exp Beginners Todd ^
9:30 – 11 am Back Care/ Scoliosis DL
11 – 12:30 pm 1-3 Todd ^

Levels of Instruction:
Intro An orientation to yoga required for admission to the Level 1-2 classes. Designed to meet the needs of complete beginners.
Yoga for 50+ Classes with a special emphasis on addressing the challenges and needs of the seasoned student.
Level 1 On-going classes for beginners. Emphasis on developing the fundamental postures.
Experienced Beginners An ideal class to make the
transition from the Introductory classes to Level 1-2 as well, this
class will accommodate those who prefer to review the basics.
Level 2 Introductory experience a pre-requisite. Basic postures are refined and intermediate poses are introduced.
Level 3 Emphasizes advanced standing postures, backbends, inversions and pranayama.
Gentle For those who are currently under medical supervision being advised to do yoga.
Restorative Now a monthly offering; a restful and supported practice to renew and restore physically and mentally.
Back Care/Scoliosis Learn to breathe fully, elongate, lengthen and de-rotate the spine, strengthen muscles, re-align the posture, and defy gravity through yoga asana and pranayama.
Golden Years Yoga Functional yoga for healthy aging. A collaboration with Lincoln Park Village.
Neurological Therapeutic practices to tone and tune the nervous system, improve balance and build stamina.

Privates Individual instruction with poses adjusted according to body type. Overcome limitations, address therapeutic concerns, relax and learn to center yourself.

Fees & Information

Payment is due on or before the first meeting of class.
No refunds will be given after the first class of a series.

As of April 2017, the Yoga Circle will be raising its rates. Its been years since our last increase. We will continue to maintain competitive prices while bringing you the best trained teachers in the city. Thanks for your understanding and support.

Class Fees: Initial Registration: $25 per student.

Series Rate:
$60 – four classes (for attendance once a week)
$110 – eight classes (for attendance twice weekly)
$150 – twelve classes (only appropriate when attending 3 or more classes weekly)
Note: Purchasing class packages depends upon having paid reg fee and are valid for 2 months from the date of purchase.

Extended Class Rate:
2.5 hour classes cost $27.50 each or $25 per class when purchasing a series of 3 or more.
Regular class packages are not applicable.

Drop-in Rate: $20 per class.

Senior Rate: For people over 60 who have paid the reg fee, packages of 4 of more classes can be purchased at $11 per class. $20 drop in rate applies to single or individual classes.
Senior class packages are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Private Lessons: $110 individual / $150 for 2 people.

Cash, checks or paypal only. Make checks payable to Yoga Circle.