Certification Workshops, Skillbuilders, Special Events

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Tues. & Wed., May 8 & 9, FPTC LEVEL THREE CERTIFICATION & RECERTIFICATION WORKSHOP
   Capital City Grange, Berlin (just outside Montpelier). Led by Anne Bower & Ellie Hayes.

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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. (Note: Please ignore the "directions" section on the form below--we've not yet settled the location.)

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

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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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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.

WORLD TAI CHI & QIGONG DAY
Sat., April 28, 10-11 or 11:30

Shelburne Farms--This will be a large celebration with Fall Prevention Tai Chi, Sun, Yang, and other forms along with qigong. For flyer or  more info email Elizabeth:
ewirls@bellsouth.net

Woodstock--Lawn in front of Norman Williams Public Library. Fall Prevention Tai Chi, Sun, Yang, and Chen style explorations and some qigong. For flyer or more info email Anne:
anniebower@yahoo.com

Barre--Currier Park: Beautiful location for sharing tai chi and qigong forms. In case of rain, we'll be at Barre Area Senior Center. For more info email Diane:dvdesbois@aol.com

Bristol--Holley Hall: Fifth Annual event with Sun, Yang, and Chen style + qigong. For more info email Susan:
swallis@gmavt.net
          

   INSTRUCTORS' MANUAL--NEW
   LOTS OF GREAT INFORMATION!!
       
     
    CLICK HERE TO OPEN


RELEASE FORM TO USE IN YOUR CLASSES -- CLICK HERE TO OPEN, THEN YOU CAN EDIT TO SUIT YOUR NEEDS

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 
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Warm Up-Cool Down Wall Chart      $  6

Level One + Two Movements chart  $ 6

Book: Teaching Tai Chi Effectively   $17           
               

Across the Fence 10/27/17
​           NEXT TAI CHI VERMONT 
             DIRECTORS' MEETING
Saturday, APRIL 14, noon-2:00
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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​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