What’s Happening at Goodwood

Tai Chi

3-Part Series

August 8th, 15th, & 22nd | 11 AM – 12:30 PM | Carriage House

Clear your mind, one breath at a time. Join Goodwood Museum & Gardens and the Taoist Tai Chi Society for a 3-class introduction to learning the practice of Tai Chi. Each week participants will learn about 7 movements in sequential order. At the end of the series, participants will know the first 21 out of the total 108 combined movements.

This class is meant as a series, and each class will build on the previous class. Demonstrations will be held in the Carriage House and led by the Tallahassee Center for the Taoist Tai Chi Society of the USA. All ability and ages are welcome and encouraged to attend. Classes will be on August 8th, August 15th, and August 22nd from 11 AM to 12:30 AM.  A $10 donation is requested to attend this 3-class series.    

Historic Tower/ Building

Free Summer Chair Yoga

 August 26th | 12 – 12:50 PM | Carriage House

This beginner’s yoga class will be led by KC Knudsen on the 2nd and 4th Monday of August. Chair is a gentle form of yoga. Students will practice postures (asanas) and breathing exercises. This class is designed for beginners, and includes benefits such as increased strength, flexibility, and range of motion as well as improved balance and focus. 

Dear Liar

Tickets $25

August 15th, 16th, 18th, 22nd, 23rd, 25th | Jubilee Cottage

The Irish Repertory Theater of Tallahassee is delighted to present another production at Goodwood Museum & Gardens–Dear Liar by Jerome Kilty. Based on the correspondence of the playwright George Bernard Shaw and the actress Mrs. Patrick Campbell, this charming romantic comedy develops over a distance.  Each performance will be exclusive and intimate, as there will be only FIFTY audience members per show. Tickets on sale now.

Historic Tower/ Building

A Trip to the Original Goodwood

September 6th | Noon | Jubilee Cottage

Goodwood’s Friday Lecture Series will resume on September 6th with a talk by Tim & Nancy Tankersley about England’s Goodwood. When Tim & Nancy Tankersley visited England, they found another Goodwood with history going back to the 17th century.  While searching for an answer about Goodwood Museum & Gardens’ possible namesake, they learned the history of the United Kingdom’s Goodwood and it’s history from 1697 to 2019 and what 11 Dukes of Richmond. 

 

Little Sprouts

Learning to Grow

Beginning September 9th | 10 – 11 AM | Jubilee Cottage

Let’s engage our children to embrace whole health wellness as a way to live.

Learning healthy habits can be easy and fun in this parent and child class. Children will play with therapy animals, express their feelings through art, and practice nursery rhyme yoga, all while learning about healthy life choices. Join your child in this fun 6-week course for parents and children between ages 2-5 years old.

Each week a different instructor will present to parents and children one aspect of whole health wellness. The course will cost $50 for each child and includes all 6 classes. Please see the Eventbrite page to register and for specific information.

 

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