William & Mary

World Taiji and Qigong Day 2018

Summary

Join WMCI at the {{https://henrico.us/rec/places/ehrc/, East Henrico Recreation Center}} on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 for World Taiji and Qigong Day!

Full Description

The 2018 World Tai Chi Day Celebration is being held at {{https://henrico.us/rec/places/ehrc/, East Henrico Recreation Center}} (1440 North Laburnum Ave.) on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 9:30 AM to noon. The event is FREE and open to ALL! Participants of all ages and ability levels are welcome to come and join in the "WAVE" of energy by doing or watching Tai Chi during the morning's activities. Instruction, audience participation, and demonstrations are included in the program. The opening ceremony at 9:45 AM will feature a Lion Dance performance! A “panda” from William & Mary Confucius Institute will come as a special guest! Fun for the whole family!

A little more about the event: World Tai Chi and Qigong Day celebrates the day of the year when Tai Chi practitioners come together and, as 10 AM hits each time zone around the globe, perform their Tai Chi Forms, individually or as a group, to carry the "wave" of energy produced by the Tai Chi practice, around the entire world! Please don't let the energy fall into a black hole over Richmond! Come to World Tai Chi Day and experience the calming, but also energetic, forces of Tai Chi and Qigong!

This event is sponsored by the William & Mary Confucius Institute. For more information, please contact Jenny Barone, jennybarone7@gmail.com or Sheila Cunningham at cun04@henrico.us