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Authentic Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony & Yoga

  • JAM Ranch 463 East Happy Canyon Road Castle Rock, CO, 80108 United States (map)

Event Canceled: Due to unforeseen issues, we are canceling this event. Please contact us with questions.


Join Yoga Effect for a morning of yoga and an authentic Ethiopian coffee ceremony to fund yoga classes for marginalized girls in the Dominican Republic.

Teacher Laurie Gates will begin the morning with a 75 minute yoga class focused on core work that will leave you feeling empowered. After class, Yoga Effect founders will honor participants with an authentic Ethiopian coffee ceremony as a sign of hospitality and respect.


Early Registration (Cut off 8/10/19) - $99.00

Regular Pricing - $119.00

Ticket Price Includes

  • 75 Min. Yoga Class

  • Coffee Ceremony & Snacks

  • Sack Lunch & Networking

  • Donation to Yoga Effect - funding yoga classes for marginalized girls in the Dominican Republic

Space Is Limited - Only 17 Tickets Available!

Tickets are non-refundable due to the nature of the event.



  • 9:30 AM - Yoga Class with Laurie Gates
    This 75 minute yoga class will focus on poses that work the Manipura Chakra. Core work! Laurie will guide you through a sequence that strengthens your core, improves mental clarity, and leaves you feeling ready to take on the day.

  • 11:00 AM - Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony with Snacks
    Ethiopia's coffee ceremony is an integral part of their social and cultural life. An invitation to attend a coffee ceremony is considered a mark of friendship or respect and is an excellent example of Ethiopian hospitality.

  • 11:30 AM - Introduction to Yoga Effect

    While we wait for the coffee to perfectly roast, Gina and Georgia of Yoga Effect will give participants a brief overview of Yoga Effect’s mission to empower women and girls with the benefits of yoga.

  • 12:30 PM - Sack Lunch, Discussion, & Networking
    Grab your lunch to-go or sit down in the grass and network with your fellow yogis. Discuss what you learned about the Manipura Chakra, Yoga Effect, or coffee!

Can’t attend? Donate to fund yoga classes at the Mariposa Center for Girls in the Dominican Republic.