New Taiji Level I classes to start Sept. 25 and Oct. 30

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The Confucius Institute will offer Taiji Level I classes every Tuesday from Sept. 25 to Oct. 23 and Oct. 30 to Nov. 27, 2012, from 6:40-7:40 p.m.  Classes will be held in room 1117 University Capitol Centre in the Old Capitol Mall.

Taiji, also known as tai chi or tai qui, is a mind-body practice known for increasing flexibility, relaxation, and overall health. In this course, students will learn fundamental Taiji movements: Ward-off, Roll Back, Press and Push in a Four Hands form.

Tuition for the class is $60 for five sessions. Enrollment is open to persons ages 14 and up; however persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult (the adult does not need to participate). All participants must sign a waiver as this course involves physical movement. For enrollment and waiver forms, visit http://international.uiowa.edu/confucius/iowa-city-culture-classes-and-workshops.

Beginners are welcome! Remember to wear loose, comfortable clothing and light, flat shoes.

This course is sponsored by the Confucius Institute and UI International Programs.

For more Information, contact Erin Mullins at confucius@uiowa.edu or 319-335 3857.

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