Weekly Offerings

Looking to make the most of your stay? With regularly scheduled tea blending, guided history tours yoga classes, and more, there’s so much to do in Aurora without ever stepping foot in your car. The following activities are offered on a weekly basis and are complimentary for Inns of Aurora guests. Please note that these offerings are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Mondays

2:00 – 3:00 p.m. — Guided Walking Tour [Beginning October 2]
Join a tour guide from the Inns of Aurora for a one-hour stroll through the Village of Aurora. Topics will vary and include highlights of architecture, history, the art collection, and rare and interesting trees and other natural wonders. Tours depart from the Aurora Inn lobby.

4:30 – 5:45 p.m. — All-Level Yoga with Michael Mahanger, RYT
Join this all-level, Kripalu-style yoga class with experienced teacher and guide Michael Mahanger, RYT 200. Held in the Loft, Michael’s class focuses on the individual needs of the participants. His approach incorporates three stages of yoga; 1) proper alignment, 2) discovering and exploring one’s edge and 3) authentic free expression. Michael’s class is appropriate for all and Michael adjusts the flow of the class to match the participants level and ability. This class is open and free for Inns of Aurora guests and is available to the public for a $20 drop-in fee. All equipment is provided.

Tuesdays

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. — All-Level Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Jackie Mastro, E-RYT
Join this all-level Vinyasa style yoga class with experienced teacher Jackie Mastro, E-RYT 500. Vinyasa means “movement driven by breath.” In this class, held in the Loft, all movements are linked to breath for a total body experience. The connecting movements between the poses, vinyasas, not only provide a full body workout, but bring a dance like quality to the class supporting a meditation in motion sensation. Through this strengthening, energetic and vigorous vinyasa practice students develop body and breathe awareness drawing their focus inward, uniting mind, body and spirit. Modifications and variations will be offered throughout the class, making this class accessible for students of all levels. This class is open and free for Inns of Aurora guests and is available to the public for a $14 drop-in fee. All equipment is provided.

Wednesdays

11:30 a.m – 12:00 p.m. — Gentle Chair Stretch & Diet and Lifestyle Tips with Laura Coburn, Ayurveda Yoga Specialist, E-RYT
Join Laura Coburn, Director of Serenity at the Inns of Aurora, at the Loft for a midday break and gentle stretch. Come as you are — no need to change to clothes. Yoga chairs will be used to support release of tension in the shoulders, back and hips. Get a diet and lifestyle tip as you explore relaxing and refreshing movement. This class is open and free for Inns of Aurora guests and the public. All equipment is provided.

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. — Director of Serenity Open Office Hours 
Drop-in at the Loft and have a chat with Laura Coburn, the Director of Serenity at the Inns of Aurora. Learn about diet and lifestyle practices, blend your own tea, create a fragrant sachet from a variety of dried flowers, herbs, and spices, or make a personalized essential oil roll-on to support your personal wellness goals. Director of Serenity open office hours are free for Inns of Aurora guests.

2:30 – 3:15 p.m. — Tea Blending [Beginning October 4]
Join Laura Coburn, Director of Serenity at the Inns of Aurora, for a spot of tea and enjoy the hands-on accomplishment of blending your own from a variety of organic flowers and herbs. Tea blending is open and free for Inns of Aurora guests.

3:30 – 4:45 p.m. — Gentle & Restorative Yoga with Laura Coburn, E-RYT
Join Laura Coburn, E-RYT 200, AYS, and Director of Serenity at the Inns of Aurora for a yoga experience designed to help you release tension and stress, promote healing in your body, and help quiet your mind. A certified Relax and Renew teacher with a specialization in gentle and restorative yoga, Laura is exceptionally skilled at adapting postures to meet each student’s needs. This class is open and free for Inns of Aurora guests and is available to the public for a $20 drop-in fee. All equipment is provided.

Thursdays

4:00 -5:00 p.m. — Guided Walking Tour [Beginning October 5]
Join a tour guide from the Inns of Aurora for a one-hour stroll through the Village of Aurora. Topics will vary and include highlights of architecture, history, the art collection, and rare and interesting trees and other natural wonders. Tours depart from the Aurora Inn lobby.

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. — All-Level Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Jackie Mastro, E-RYT
Join this all-level Vinyasa style yoga class with experienced teacher Jackie Mastro, E-RYT 500. Vinyasa means “movement driven by breath.” In this class, held in the Loft, all movements are linked to breath for a total body experience. The connecting movements between the poses, vinyasas, not only provide a full body workout, but bring a dance like quality to the class supporting a meditation in motion sensation. Through this strengthening, energetic and vigorous vinyasa practice students develop body and breathe awareness drawing their focus inward, uniting mind, body and spirit. Modifications and variations will be offered throughout the class, making this class accessible for students of all levels. This class is open and free for Inns of Aurora guests and is available to the public for a $14 drop-in fee. All equipment is provided.

Looking for more adventure? Explore our complimentary self-guided activities.