Paws and Poses: Puppy Yoga for a Purpose

News | Jennifer Dykes | October 11, 2023

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HUNTSVILLE, AL (Oct. 11, 2023) - The Hogan Family YMCA in Madison is excited to announce a heartwarming event that combines the serenity of yoga practice with the boundless joy of playful puppies. "Paws and Poses: Puppy Yoga for a Purpose" is not just about finding inner peace; it's a heartwarming gathering dedicated to supporting the well-being of people in our community through the YMCA Annual Giving Campaign.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, October 28
Time: 9:45 a.m.
Location: Hogan Family YMCA, Back Patio

In partnership with A New Leash on Life, this exceptional yoga class, led by the talented Kelly Adkinson, promises an unforgettable experience. What sets this event apart is its commitment to community support:

  • All proceeds from this event will directly benefit the community through the YMCA Annual Giving Campaign, a vital program that bridges the gaps in community needs. The campaign provides lifeimproving programs to children, families, and adults regardless of their ability to pay. Additionally, it offers free memberships to military families of deployed servicemen and servicewomen.

How to Participate:

Simply bring your yoga mat, invite your friends and family, and prepare for an hour of relaxation, rejuvenation, and endless furry snuggles with adorable, ADOPTABLE pups.

This event is not just about yoga and puppies; it's about coming together as a community to make a positive impact. By joining us at "Paws and Poses: Puppy Yoga for a Purpose," you can contribute to the well-being of our community while enjoying the company of these lovable pups in a beautiful outdoor setting.

Mark your calendar and make a note to attend this heartwarming event. Your presence and support can truly make a difference in the lives of many.



The Heart of the Valley YMCA is a community-focused organization dedicated to promoting youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. By providing a welcoming and inclusive environment, the YMCA offers programs and services that strengthen the community and help individuals reach their full potential.

For further information, please contact:
Ashley Barreda
Hogan Family YMCA Health and Wellness Director
256.319.9622 ext. 327


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