Overview of Qigong Classes in Savannah

Around Savannah, there are many opportunities to practice Qigong with SQC teachers and co-leaders most days of the week. An overview of our FREE class offerings appears below. The listed teacher typically leads a class or session, but may occasionally designate someone else to lead. (Occasionally, donations are may be encouraged or requested. Unless otherwise indicated, $$ are not in any way required to participate.)

Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move is recommended.

Exercises and movements in SQC classes are gentle in nature. Beginners and first-timers are welcome at any class meeting. If you are new to Qigong and have any physical challenges or recent injuries, please arrive 10 min. before the hour and introduce yourself to the teacher. They will suggest modifications so that your practice can be beneficial and enjoyable. If standing practice presents a challenge, most exercises can be done while seated. (All participants are responsible for their own self-care in this respect.) 

In cases of inclement weather, special events, or during holiday weeks, sessions may be cancelled. Our Google calendar is frequently updated. You may also contact the indicated teacher directly. Teacher contact information appears following the schedule overview.

We suggest checking the calendar each week for updates. 

UPDATE March 25, 2020

The Mayor of Savannah issued a “shelter in place” declaration today. In light of this action, all community practice sessions (with the exception of Isle of Hope and Tybee Island) are suspended. 

 

NOT PRESENTLY MEETING
Sundays, 4:00-5:00 pm
Wesley Oak United Methodist Church
3124 E. Victory Drive
Savannah, GA
Led by Tricia Richardson

(Check our Google calendar to confirm that class will meet.)

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CONTINUES TO MEET
Mondays, 7:00-8:00 am

Isle of Hope Marina
50 W Bluff Dr
Savannah, GA 
31406
Led by Noel Szychowski 

NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Mondays,
10:00-11:00 am
Veterans Administration Clinic
(2nd Floor Conference Room)
1170 Shawnee St.
Savannah, GA
Led by Clayton Crosley

(Check our Google calendar to confirm that classes will meet.)

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NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Tuesdays, 11:00-12:00 am

Wesley Oak United Methodist Church
3124 E. Victory Drive
Savannah, GA
Led by Tricia Richardson

CONTINUES TO MEET
Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00 pm
Memorial Park
(parking at Tybee Library)
405 Butler Ave.
Tybee Island, GA
Led by Gerald Seminatore

(Check our Google calendar to confirm that classes will meet.)

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NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Wednesdays 10:00-11:00 am 
2nd and 4th Weds. of the month 
 Veterans only
US Dept. of Veterans Affairs
321 Commercial Drive
Savannah, GA
Led by Clayton Crosley

NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Wednesdays 11:00-12:00

Adams Park
Abercorn St. between E. 53rd and 54t
Savannah, GA
Led by Linda Archinaco

(Check our Google calendar to confirm that classes will meet.)

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CONTINUES TO MEET
Thursdays, 7:00-8:00 am

Isle of Hope Marina
50 W Bluff Dr
Savannah, GA  31406
Led by Noel Szychowski 

NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Thursdays, 10:00-11:00 am

Veterans Administration Clinic
500 E Oglethorpe Hwy
Hinesville, GA
Led by Clayton Crosley

NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Thursdays, 11:00-11:45 am

Whitefield Square
Habersham St.
(Between E. Taylor and E. Gordon St.)
Savannah, GA
Led by Linda Archinaco

(Check our Google calendar to confirm that classes will meet.)

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NOT CURRENTLY MEETING
Fridays 12:00-1:00 pm 

Lake Mayer Park
(near the boathouse)
1850 E Montgomery Cross
Savannah, GA 31406S
Led by Gerald Seminatore and/or Beth Martin

(Check our Google calendar to confirm that class will meet.)

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TEACHER CONTACT INFORMATION 

Linda Archinaco archinacol@aol.com

Clayton Crosley claytonbcrosley@yahoo.com
912-220-0373

Beth Martin memdvm93@aol.com

Tricia Richardson triciarichardson7@gmail.com

Gerald Seminatore savannahqigong@gmail.com

Noel Szychowski nszychowski@gmail.com

General inquiries to savannahqigong@gmail.com

 

 

NOTE: Our community classes are solely educational, and focus on gentle exercise, self-care, stress reduction, and overall wellness. Neither medical diagnoses nor representations about possible therapeutic outcomes for individual participants are offered in these settings. If you have concerns or questions in this area, speak with your personal health care provider, and/or with a teacher, who may be able to provide a referral for professional consultation. 

Before embarking on any new type of exercise or activity, consult with your doctor or health care provider. Participants are responsible for their own self-care.

Any practices promoted by this website are made available for your personal, non-commercial use only. Qigong practices as shared and demonstrated in SQC community classes are known to be safe. However, you voluntarily assume any and all risks, known or unknown, associated with your learning and practice of Qigong. The venues and the instructors of the Savannah Qigong Collaborative are not liable for any injury, health impairment, or accident befalling any student in class, during their practice time, or as a result of practice. 

We hope to see you soon at a community practice session!