Monday, October 15, 2012
Looking for things to do that can get you outside before the flurries begin to fly? Take a look at the SANC calendar here for nature hikes, yoga and more.
As temperatures continue to decline and bring us closer to snow storms and shoveling, there's still some time to get outside and enjoy the crisp Fall air. Take a look at the October calendar of events for the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center for all kinds of outdoor activities from nature hikes to yoga, bird watching clubs and more. Get more from Fox Point-Bayside Patch by “Liking” our Facebook Page!
Friday, October 12, 2012
The Jewish Community Center's new TEVA yoga studio will bring together pilates, yoga and wellness spa amenities.
The Jewish Community Center will open a new, full-service yoga studio Sunday in its location at 6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd. in Whitefish Bay. Mark Shapiro, the JCC's Executive Director, said the new TEVA yoga studio is an opportunity for the organization to expand its service to members, strengthen its impact in the wellness community, and introduce the JCC to a new audience of guests. “It is the ideal to build a new program that equally serves our mission, strategy for growth, and the needs of our community," Shapiro stated in a news release. "I’m very proud that this JCC team has accomplished that ideal.” TEVA - a translation of the Hebrew word “nature” - will encompass a number of specialized services at the JCC, including TEVA …
Monday, February 20, 2012
A roundup of places to be and people to meet in Fox Point and Bayside.
Who said nothing ever happens in Fox Point or Bayside — Patch certainly doesn't think so! Check out all the places to be, things to do and people to see as we look at the week ahead. Nicolet Budget and Finance Committee Meeting The Nicolet High School Budget and Finance Committee will hold their regular monthly meeting Monday at 5 p.m. in room F106. The committee is slated to discuss an actuarial study on post-employment benefits, the results of a teacher meeting on post-employment benefits, the district's fiscal forecast and changes to the open enrollment law. Mitzvah Corps Purim Event at The Shul Volunteers will join the community wide Purim basket (mishloach manot) packing on Wednesday at 5 p.m. Baskets will be delivered to home-bound …
Monday, August 15, 2011
Starting today, Patch sites nationwide will chronicle the pursuit of the dream - and the obstacles to achieving it - in an ongoing series of stories.
When a Fox Point art dealer opened his shop in 2004, he never anticipated being tossed into the middle of the worst economy since the Great Depression. But Frank Allen Sadler, owner of the Frank Allen Gallery on North Port Washington Drive, opened his doors to host his first exhibition in two years in hopes to bounce back. He's pursuing the American Dream. So are Patty McNichols and Oanh Vu, as they bring new businesses to Audubon Court like The Lift Pilates, and Pho Hai Tuyet II. Yes, the American Dream - opening your own business, owning a home, saving for retirement or sending the kids to college - has come under fire in since the economic downturn. Those dreams haven't died, but achieving them today is more challenging than it has been…
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
After an exciting grand opening, the new YogaOne Studio in Fox Point has a promising future.
A place to center your mind, body and soul, the new YogaOne Studio had its grand opening this past weekend featuring free yoga classes. And they boasted a pretty stellar turnout. Simply by word of mouth, the grand opening easily had more than 100 participants on both Saturday and Sunday. A few classes even reached upwards of 50 attendees each. The event featured door prizes like free classes, one month unlimited yoga and yoga mats. But the real prize was for YogaOne owner and instructor, Meg Galarza, who opened her first studio in Cedarburg. Launching what some would call a “luxury service” in today’s economy can be risky. However, she says some people who attended the grand opening were in class on Monday, only one day later. “Some…