Ohana is a family of wellness practitioners that have joined together to welcome you to achieve your ideal state of wellness. We live what we do, knowing there is a fit for you.

Our goal is to educate and empower individuals, families and communities so that they may experience improved health, awareness and life fulfillment.

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What we do…

  • Yoga Classes for every body
  • Registered Massage Therapy (RMT)
  • Shiatsu Therapy
  • Acupressure
  • Reiki Therapy
  • Athletic Therapy
  • Reflexology
  • Holistic Lifestyle Coaching (CHEK-HLC®)
  • Cupping & Moxa
  • Specialized Kinesiology / Touch for Health®
  • Meditation
  • Wellness Classes

Wellness… balance for you.

You are unique, and you deserve to be healthy and enjoy life to the fullest.  At the Ohana Wellness Centre we provide the highest levels of personalized care and understanding to help you reach your health and wellness goals. We take the time to look and listen and we work with you to create a plan, based on natural health therapies, which will help get you to your desired level of health and wellness. Your Ohana is a team of specialists in wellness, stress management, pain relief, and lifestyle coaching. Through our knowledge in natural therapies, holistic nutrition, and exercise, you can expect to enhance your;
strength – health – vitality.

A fresh approach to wellness…



Welcome to the Ohana Yoga & Wellness Centre

  1. There’s always something for everyone,

from the young to the “young at heart”!

Our goal is to educate and empower individuals, families and our community
so that they may experience improved health, awareness and life fulfillment.

The definition of “OHANA” is simple… it means family, whether it be blood related, extended or community working together
towards the same goals and nobody gets left behind.

Under our roof you will find everything from
Internationally Certified Yoga Practitioners, RMT, Athletic Therapist,
Wellness Classes, Concerts, Seminars & more!

Keeping in mind that … breath + stillness + movement + sound = balance
… find your life balance


Happy Saturday Long Weekend Morning… Enjoy your day!

Yes classes are running this weekend! See you on the mat. :)

9:30 am Yoga Ball & Roller Tune-Up “pain & stress release technique” (25min) Nicky
10:00 am Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky
11:50 am Yoga 4 Teens (ages 12 to 19) – Breath, Strengthen & unwind (45min) Nicky

5:30 pm Yoga Ball & Roller Tune-Up “Pre-class warm-up” (25min) Nicky
6:05 pm Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky







MAY 4 TO JUNE 20, 2015

Join us anytime we can pro-rate the fee…. not sure if our classes are for you… give us a call and try one out! There is something here for everyone.

Ohana Yoga & Wellness Centre
1436 Main St N Callander ON P0H 1H0
For more information… 705 752 0294
yoga for EVERYbody!


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MAY JUNE Schedule 20152015-schedule-back-info-May

5:30 pm Yoga Ball & Roller Tune-Up “Pre-class warm-up” (25min) Nicky
6:05 pm Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky

10:00 am Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky
1:30 pm Chair & Wall Yoga, for those who need to stay off the floor (60min) Nicky
6:00 pm Gentle Hatha Yoga Flow – brings a bit of a sweat on! (45min) Nicky
6:00 pm Transforming Pain, Stiffness and Discomfort Workshop (90min) Darren

10:00 am Yoga Ball Tune-up, release pain & stress – full body release (60min) Nicky
5:30 pm Yoga Ball & Roller Tune-Up “Pre-class warm-up” (25min) Nicky
6:05 pm Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky

10:00 am Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky
6:00 pm Gentle Hatha Yoga Flow – brings a bit of a sweat on! (45min) Nicky
6:00 pm Omgym – Suspended yoga (70 min) Darren
7:00 pm Yoga 4 Kids 8-12yrs (45 min) Nicky
7:15 pm Grove & Move for everyBODY all ages (60min) Shannon

9:30 am Yoga Ball & Roller Tune-Up “pain & stress release technique” (25min) Nicky
10:00 am Beginner Restorative Round Body Yoga (90min) Nicky
11:50 am Yoga 4 Teens (ages 12 to 19) – Breath, Strengthen & unwind (45min) Nicky

*NOTE – Mary will be away until June – her classes will start back up then. So for right now… no, 10am Monday and Friday “YOGA AND YOU” classes until June – sorry for any inconvenience.


2015 YOGA Session Fees

1 class X 7 wks $98.88
2 classes X 7 wks $171.96
4 Week Unlimited Pass $150.00
7 Week Unlimited Pass $257.93
Cost on unlimited classes based on attending at least 3 classes per week, so anything you attend after that is free!.

New student introductory pass 4 weeks unlimited $75.

Mon, Wed or Sat Special
2 classes back to back
1 x 7 weeks $125.50

Yoga 4 Kids & Yoga 4 Teens 1×7 $79.10 *** no student discount, classes have been already discounted to $10.00 per class.

Yoga Ball Tune-up series $60.00 unlimited 7 week pass

Drop In $15.00 – flat fee
student or senior rate does not apply

(regular rates based on $12.50 each class)
10% discount for Students & Seniors

* All listed prices include HST

 Class Descriptions

Beginner Restorative Round-body Yoga (90 min Mon, Wed 6:05 pm – Tues Thurs & Sat 10:00 am) Dealing with stress, anxiety, chronic pain or just want to strengthen and stretch out tight muscles and facia… This Hatha based class uses props, and modifications customized to your specific needs. Combining traditional elements of yoga; breathe (prana), asana (poses), meditation, and sound, so that you can find your life’s balance and begin to experience life to its fullest again. Deepen your body awareness, release chronic pain & fatigue, back & shoulder aches, arthritis, Fibromyalgia as well as other ailments including the ones that come along with day to day life and overused muscles. With Nicky

Yoga Ball Tune-Up – stop the pain (25 min – Mon & Wed 5:30 pm – Sat at 9:30 am — Wed 10:00 am (60min)
Combine self-massage and yoga to eradicate pain, improve posture and gain mobility, this class focusses on those who are dealing with chronic pain and over stressed bodies that have been overused, under-used or misused. This class is designed to help you heal damaged muscles, increase strength and establish healthy movement and elasticity, assisting you with living better in your body. With Nicky

Chair & Wall Yoga – Staying and becoming more mobile
(60 min – Tuesday 1:30 pm)
This class offers an adapted and modified approach to yoga and movement that makes it accessible to all individuals in every age group. It is a safe, gentle and non-competitive and will help you regain your vitality and feel better! Classes include: breathing exercises, physical exercises, yoga, and meditation. There is no getting up and down off the floor. With Nicky

Gentle Yoga Flow (45 min – Tues & Thursday 6:00 pm)
Open to all levels of practice, this class focuses on an exploration of basic yoga poses and how to connect them to a sequence, while attention to breathing, alignment and mindfulness. Expect lots of stretching and simple sun salutations. Meditation and relaxation techniques will also be introduced, perfect for stress relief and overall well-being. (All levels welcome, however it may bring on a bit of a sweat) With Nicky

Transforming Pain, Stiffness and Discomfort: WORKSHOP! (90 minutes – Tuesday 6:00 pm) NOT A YOGA CLASS… THERE WILL BE MILD STRETCHING AND MEDITATION.
We will cover topics such as:
Understanding pain, its forms, mechanisms, theories, and purposes
Balance – how the body continually is working to find it
Balance – what happens when the body can no longer adjust and find balance
Balance – the impact of body, mind, and spirit connection
Life – how our lifestyle, environment, and diet have an effect
Therapy – What therapies help, where, when, and how
Therapy – Temporary relief methods, what, where & when.
Therapy – Movement “movement is medicine”
Therapy – the mind, and “calming the tempest in a tea cup” With Darren

Om-gym Suspended Yoga (70 min – Thursday 6:00 pm) Come and hang, with us! If you’re looking for a bit of a challenge and wanting to build strength this will do it. No prior experience required.
With Darren

NOTE… MARY WILL BE AWAY UNTIL JUNE – SO UNFORTUNATELY NO – Yoga and You (90 min – Monday & Friday 10:00 am)
Reconnect with yourself and refresh for the week ahead. Stretch, balance and breathe your way through this ‘meditation in motion’ experience. Inner focus during class builds a calm mind, relaxed body and enhanced self-awareness. With Mary

Groove & Move (60 min – 7:15 pm Thursday)
Groove & Move is an exhilarating, effective, and easy to follow dance party. Groove & Move uses an eclectic mix of music to create an enjoyable cardio experience. Ditch the workout while we Groove and Move on the dance floor! No dance experience needed ~ EveryBODY is welcomed!
With Shannon

Yoga 4 Teens — ages 12-19 – Saturday 11:50am (45min)
Let’s face it… it’s not easy being a teen, school, work, peer pressure… not to mention the other multitude of life’s stressors that young adults have to face… this class will help to build, strength, confidence, sense of well being, health and develop tools that they can bring with them throughout their lives as adults. With Nicky

Yoga 4 Kids — ages 8-12 – Thursday 7:00pm (45min)
Calming the mind, finding balance and having some fun, is what this class is about. This class will build tools to assist your child to grow strong, healthy and build confidence. With Nicky





**** New Classes****


Yoga 4 Teens (13 to 19) Saturdays 11:50am


Yoga 4 Kids (8 to 12) Thursdays 7:00pm


d-stress • build strength • find balance • have fun • make friends






 Are you in pain, do you know someone in pain… or just plain stiff and sore… this workshop will help you out… so that you can ENJOY YOUR DAYS!

Join Darren, Tuesday evening at 6pm for a workshop on Transforming Pain, Stiffness and Discomfort. This is not a yoga class, but a workshop base, where Darren will be teaching many different techniques to assist you on your path to feeling better or maintaining your health. smile emoticon No need to pre-register… smile emoticon



A-Weekend-of-DiscoveryDavid Watson
May 29 to 31

“A Weekend of Discovery“

Friday May 29th – An Evening of Channeling 6:30pm – 9pm
Bring the questions of your life about your family and friends, life path, health, relationships and more. David and the Willows will capture your attention as they provide powerful information to help you
on your life journey. Cost: $25

Saturday May 30th – One Step to Light Workshop 10am – 4pm
Join David for this fun, practical, life changing workshop and step into the light of your Higher Consciousness. It is there that all of your physical and metaphysical abilities are manifested ready to be channeled into the world around you. Learn how to take charge of your psychic/intuitive self, release the giant within and truly begin to lead the life you choose to live.
This workshop is the next phase of David’s Exploring the 6th Sense Workshop and is all new material. When you register, David will send you a series of exercises that you may wish to practice before coming. Your insights will help provide the basis for the work you will all be doing that day.
Cost: $125 ($100 if you book in advance before May 25th)

May 31st – Private Readings – 9am – 5pm – Book your private, reading with David and his gentle, channeled source The Willows. This is a great opportunity to bring the energy and insight of the Willows into your life experience. Whether it the practical or inspirational that you seek, the Willows will touch your heart and your journey with clarity, love and wisdom.

A session is 1 hr long and includes a CD recorded in MP3 format. Cost: $125  



Elke Scholz MA
Therapist & Award winning author of Loving Your Life
workshop-flyerOhana Yoga & Wellness Centre presents


“You are not your brain”

A Book launch & talk and workshop with
Elke Scholz MA Certified EMDR Therapist & Award winning author of Loving Your Life
Saturday, June 6 Book launch & talk – 7pm Fee: donation from the heart or purchase of Elke’s book.
Sunday, June 7 “You are not your brain” WORKSHOP 9:00am until 3:00pm “Your are not your brain” — a fun interactive, practical workshop showing us ways to create a partnership with our Brain. Together we will explore creative mindful ways to get back to our bodies and inner self through expressive arts. What causes pathological anxiety? Chronic pain? What causes inhibiting depression in the brain? How do we overcome this to be more happy? For me these questions present a mystery. We have a knowing that we can think differently, however we generally don’t. We also have a knowing that we can change channels, yet we generally don’t.
Workshop cost $96.oo+HST Please register in advance!
1436 Main St. N. Callander ON P0H1H0 705 752 0294 ohanawellness.ca

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Hula Hooping Making Workshop

for all ages!

Join Global Groove Creative Dance & Movement Shannon Falconi, Sunday May 24th for a Hula Hooping Making Workshop!
$30. per person, includes materials.
Hoola hooping is a great way to stay active and have fun! Dancers will use their imagination to design and create their own professional, dazzling dance hoop! Supplies, such as an assembled custom sized hula hoop and decorative tape will be provided! Hoop crafting will be followed by hoop lessons, hoop games, and a hoop jam!
Register with Shannon Falconi, BA, BED. Creative Dance Instructor Certified Zumba & Fitness Instructor
for more information go to www.glovalgroovedancer.com.
or contact the Ohana 7057520294
All ages welcome! 




“I Dance Therefore I Am”

Saturday June 20th – 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Looking for something, active, fun and inexpensive to do with the kids?
Your family is invited to a community dance event.
Admission is FREE with a non-perishable food item for the Callander Food Bank.
Melissa Bowie-Bennett 705 493-0637 – lissa_s29@hotmail.com
For more group and event info like our page on facebook.

Welcome to Ohana!

Tony Schlosser,

Reiki Indian Head Massage, Wellness & Happiness Coaching Meditation



Tony is a Reiki Master who intuitively combines Reiki with a relaxation massage of the face, hands and feet to bring together a truly healing, relaxing experience. He provides a calm, relaxing, peaceful environment that ensures the client leaves, relaxed, refreshed and centered.

“I have received energy healing from tony the past year. I always leave calm, relaxed, re-energized. Tony creates a calm and relaxing atmosphere. He is great at distant healing. I will contact him when I have an ailment and within minutes I feel better. He is wonderful to talk to when I am stressed. I would recommend Tony to anyone who is suffering from illness or pain, or needs relaxation skills. I am grateful to have Tony in my life.” – C. Desmarais

Tony guided me & helped me heal my heart & soul. He guided my through layers of healing with much compassion, respect and without judgment. I would recommend tony to anyone truly wishing for deep healing to put their trust and faith in this gifted healer. he is truly dedicated and passionate about his service to others. – Anne Preston

Tony’s Rates


To book with Tony contact… 705 493-9557 or 705 493-1221


Welcome to Ohana!

Karen Schiavone,

reiki • intuition • sound An intuitive approach to healing.

Sometimes life sets us back, we become stuck and absorbed with stress, grief, anxiety, pain and lose our feeling of strength and clarity. Depression can also set in when we remain “stuck in our past”. Karen uses an intuitive approach combined with Reiki, medium-ship and toning to assist you in receiving a unique and powerful energetic experience. Following your treatment with Karen, you will feel refreshed, and energized. Karen’s goal is to assist you towards your path of healing and well being.

Karen’s Rates

$90.00 full treatment
$75.00 reiki treatment

To book with Karen contact… 705 492-6773 or 705 493-1221






Loon Echoes Flute Circle

Wednesday, May 27 @ 7:00pm – arrival 6:45pm

Loon Echoes Flute Circle



4th Wednesday of every month
gathering at 6:45 pm from 7:00 till 9:00 pm
Ohana Wellness Centre (Upper Studio)
Cost: Donations accepted
Contact: Janet 705 476 4276

Circle fee is $5.00 per month, and these funds are given directly to Ohana for allowing us use of the wonderful space and reserving it for us each month. First time guests are indeed our guests and no fee is required for them to join us for the evening!

I hope you can join our November Circle!

Best wishes to you all!

Janet Farr Parks

(cell 705-471-6025)

All levels of experience or interest are welcome!

Download Flyer Wed. Loon Echoes Flute Circle – Poster – Fourth Wednesday of the Month



Sacred Circle Dance

with Kelly Van Raalte



Ohana Wellness Centre
Date: TBA 2015

Time: 1:30-3:30 pm
Facilitator, Kelly Van Raalte
$15 Donation gratefully accepted.

No dance experience is necessary….

Please wear comfortable clothing, bring water and a finger snack to share.


Please call in advance to reserve your space!

All levels of experience or interest are welcome!


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