Certification Workshops, Skillbuilders, Special Events

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MARCH SKILLBUILDERS FEATURE SPECIAL SPEAKER, CHARLOTTE GOWEN, FROM THE PARKINSON'S FOUNDATION. WE WILL ALSO WORK ON PRACTICE DRILLS THAT HELP STUDENTS LEARN CERTAIN TAI CHI MOVEMENTS.
    Tues., March 20, Rutland
    Thurs., March 22, Barre
    Thurs., March 29, Burlington
Each Skillbuilder runs from 9:30-3:00

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Tues. & Wed., April 3 & 4, FPTC LEVEL ONE (BASIC MOVEMENTS) & TEACHING METHOD CERTIFICATION WORKSHOP
   Unitarian-Universalist Meeting House, Springfield. Registration Led by Anne Bower & Laurie Knauer.

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Wed. & Thurs., May 8 & 10, FPTC LEVEL THREE (ADDITIONAL MOVEMENTS) CERTIFICATION & RECERTIFICATION WORKSHOP
   Capital City Grange, Berlin (just outside Montpelier). Led by Anne Bower & Ellie Hayes.

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Thurs., July 12th, FPTC LEVEL TWO (ADVANCED MOVEMENTS) CERTIFICATION WORKSHOP
   Unitarian-Universalist Chapel, Springfield.  Led by Anne Bower and Laurie Knauer.

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SEPTEMBER SKILLBUILDERS: FOCUS ON BEST PRACTICES, MENTORING, AND DRILLS THAT HELP PARTICIPANTS PREPARE FOR NEW MOVEMENTS.
   Fri. Sept. 7: Burlington
   Fri., Sept. 21: Rutland
   Thurs., Sept. 27 Barre
   FORMS PRACTICE & BEST PRACTICES LEARNING. 

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Wed. & Thurs., Oct. 3 & 4, FPTC ADDITIONAL MOVEMENTS & RECERTIFICATION WORKSHOP.
    St. Peter's Church, Vergennes. Led by Anne Bower & Ellie Hayes.

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Sun 73 (11-11:50) and Yang 24 (10-10:50) Class in Montpelier, Second Saturday most Months--Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre St., Montpelier. Led by Anne Bower & Ellie Hayes. Payment by contribution.

Fri. & Sat., June 8 & 9. SUN 73 FORMS CERTIFICATION & RECERTIFICATION, 
   Location will be announced soon. Marty Kidder will lead. Those wanting to attend to learn this form but without earning certification can also attend if having adequate prior learning. 

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Fri. & Sat., Aug. 24 & 25, YANG 24 FORMS CERTIFICATION.
   Location will be announced soon. Marty Kidder will lead. Those wishing to attend to learn this form but without earning certification can attend if having adequate prior learning.

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   INSTRUCTORS' MANUAL--NEW
   LOTS OF GREAT INFORMATION!!
       
     
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DO YOU NEED DVDS?​​
Place your order by emailing Adine Pantich at arp423@gmail.com with your order and address. Adine will let you know the cost including postage and handling.  Be sure to make your checks out to Tai Chi Vermont.

Fall Prevention Tai Chi--Basic + Advanced Movements (DVD is titled TCA)                                                           $22        
Fall Prevention Tai Chi--Additional Movements (DVD is titled TCA II)     $19
     
Sun 73 Forms                                           $28 

Yang 24 Forms                                        $25     
Seated Tai Chi                                        $19     
Warm Up-Cool Down Wall Chart      $  6   
Book: Teaching Tai Chi Effectively   $17           
               

Across the Fence 10/27/17
​           NEXT TAI CHI VERMONT 
             DIRECTORS' MEETING
Saturday, APRIL 14, noon-1:00
Montpelier Sr. Activity Center
First floor.
Open to all but only Directors can vote on resolutions.

Interested in serving as a Director? Let us know! 

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Check this spot for news of our World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Events, Saturday, April 29th, INCLUDING A VERY SPECIAL CELEBRATION AT SHELBURNE FARM!
 We'll have information available very soon! 

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​A NOTE ON TERMINOLOGY--------------
    Please try to use these names--
  FALL PREVENTION TAI CHI:
      LEVEL ONE (formerly basic)
      LEVEL TWO (formerly advanced)
      LEVEL THREE (formerly additional)
   
We know some folks prefer other names but hope those can be "subtitles."  Thanks!

When using the handouts provided below, PLEASE ink out the Arthritis Foundation info. The Arthritis Fdtn. no longer funds tai chi programs but is now devoted to research funding.
Handout for LEVEL ONE (Basic Movements)
Handout for LEVEL TWO (Advanced movements)
Handout for warm-ups/cool-downs
Tai Chi Principles/Ying-Yang Symbol