Attention: Due to many cancellations and closings happening due to the COVID-19 outbreak, please check with the location or teacher to ensure the class or practice is happening before attending.
Additionally, the following teachers are offering practices or classes virtually (e.g. Zoom), contact them for further details. Some of the class listings in the city listing below may be offered virtually as well.
Sue Bitney (firstname.lastname@example.org or 612/269-3885 (no calls after 9:00 p.m.)) - Free T'ai Chi Chih practices on Mondays at 9:30 a.m.; email Sue no later than Sunday noon to get the link and be admitted to the Monday practice.
T'ai Chi Chih introduction/class the first Sunday of every month from June through September from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.. See https://arb.umn.edu/content/yoga-gardens for details and registration information; look for Sue Bitney. (It is T'ai Chi Chih even though website says Tai Chi.)
Detroit Lakes Park Corner of Washington Ave and North Shore drive
Practice outside by the band-shell on Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m., weather permitting, through the end of September.
Historic Homes Theatre ballroom 826 Summit Ave.
Practice on Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.. In September this is the location if weather doesn't allow practice in the park (see above). Beginning in October this will be the practice location.
Beginning and continuing classes, usually on a weekday morning. 7-Week sessions are held for 75 minutes per class during the following months: Spring: April - May Fall: September - October November - December
Drop-in practice sessions are also available and open to students with instructor's permission.
Path of Grace United Methodist Church 759 County Road B East
T'ai Chi Chih Open Practice on Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. from 6/1/2021 though 8/31/2021; outdoors, but indoors if weather is inclement. Suggested payment of $10.00 per session. Contact Linda Zelig for more information at email@example.com or 612/747-7244.
Sue Bitney and Bev Brogie
Lyndale Park Rose Garden at Lake Harriet (between two fountains) 4124 Roseway Road
Free drop-in practices outside, when the weather permits, on Saturday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 9:40 a.m. from 6/5/2021 through 9/4/2021. Social distancing will be required. For any questions, please contact Sue Bitney at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monica Campbell and Susan Sobelson
Minnetonka Community Center 14600 Minnetonka Blvd.
8 to 14 week sessions beginning January, March, and September as well as courses offered in the Summer. Courses available in T'ai Chi Chih Instruction as well as T'ai Chi Chih Practice; instructor permission required for practice groups. Monday and Wednesday mornings or afternoons
Assisi Heights - Canticle Park 1001 14th Street NW (then right at top of hill)
Free drop-in practice in the park, weather permitting, on Thursday night from 6:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. from 6/10/2021 through 9/3/2021. Contact Judy at email@example.com for any questions. (Note, we have permission to be on the grounds for our practice only so you can ignore the 'Stop' signs they have at the entrance for this practice.)
Assisi Heights Spirituality Center 1001 14th Street NW
Beginning and Continuing classes year-round at the Assisi Heights Spirituality Center. The Winter and Spring classes have been canceled. If possible, the Fall classes will start in mid-October 2021. For more information on class times, fees, and registration, see the Events listing at https://rochesterfranciscan.org/events/ or call 507/282-7441 or 507/280-2195.
Northrup Community Education Center, Rochester Community Education 201 8th St NW
Roseville Community Center 1920 West County Road B
T’ai Chi Chih Level 2 Classes on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. through Roseville Adult Education. Classes run in eight-week sessions from September through May. When classes are not in session, free practices are offered at the same time and place.
Como Regional Park (meet by Como Lake Fountain and Pavilion) 1199 Midway Parkway
Free summer outdoor drop-in practices. Wednesday 9:00 a.m., June through August Click here for additional information (Facebook page).
JCC Jewish Community Center 1375 St Paul Ave
Thursdays 8:30 a.m. (Advanced) Call JCC for more information on registration 651/698-0751
Linwood Community Center 860 St. Clair Avenue
The Linwood Community Center is currently closed and therefore the T'ai Chi Chih classes are not available. Go to www.stpaul.gov/fallfun or call Linwood Center at 651/298-5660 to check for any status changes.
Beginning class forming when possible; dates, time and location to be determined. If interested in potentially participating in a class in this geographical area, please contact Jeanne at 612/616-6861 or firstname.lastname@example.org.