Library Arts Center YOGA Offerings  – classes

Recommended Yoga Guidelines are followed, based on recommendations from the CDC:

  • No gear will be shared among participants. 
  • Students will be asked to stay in their own space.

  • Most yoga mats are 6 feet x 2 feet.  The instructor will ensure that everyone is spread out so that all mats have at least 2 feet in every direction so that they are at least 8′ apart. 

  • Masks are required for indoor classes as you enter the building and travel to your designated space.


1) Fill out a LIABILITY WAIVER at least once annually.

2) PAY for either individual sessions or a four-class pass. (Online HERE or at the door.)

Call: 603.863.3040  |  Email: 

**Drop ins are welcome if space is available.  Pre-registered participants will have priority.

*PLEASE NOTE:   Refunds will only be given when the instructor is unable to teach his/her class, and no certified substitute is available.  Participants are welcome to carry their class payment amount over to use for another yoga class within the same calendar year.

*Pre-registration for sessions is highly recommended, as spaces are limited to ensure safety.


Current Yoga Offerings

YOGA Classes

Weekly classes with instructor, Brianna Renner.
NOTE: Take note of class locations!
Class NameLevelDate RangeDays & TimesTuitionLocation
All Levels YogaAll LevelsONGOINGFriday Mornings,
$12 - Drop-in OR
$40 - Four-class Pass
NOTE:Dance Arts Academy or Online via Zoom
Chair YogaAll LevelsONGOINGFriday Mornings,
$12 - Drop-in OR
$40 - Four-class Pass
NOTE:Dance Arts Academy or Online via Zoom



 Yoga Offerings

with Brianna Renner – RYT-500, YACEP


Chair Yoga – Friday Mornings (ongoing), 10:00-11:00am

– at Dance Arts Academy OR (online via Zoom!)

All Levels Welcome  
Instructor:  Brianna Renner
Location: Dance Arts Academy, Sunapee    *Participants may also connect to the class online via Zoom
Friday Mornings, 10:00-11:00am

Chair Yoga is one of the gentlest forms of yoga available.  Students perform postures with the aid of a chair, experiencing all the benefits of yoga while alleviating the need for getting up and down from the floor. This class is appropriate for all levels of students–from beginner to advanced–looking for a slow, steady, and purposeful practice. Variations and modifications to all poses will be offered, as well as attention paid to safe body alignment and use of gear / props. Breath work, meditation, gratitude, guided rest, and mindful movement are all offered as part of this practice.  


All Levels Yoga – Friday Mornings (ongoing), 8:30-9:30am at Dance Arts Academy OR (online via Zoom!)

All Levels Welcome
Instructor:  Brianna Renner
Location: Dance Arts Academy, Sunapee     *Participants may also connect to the class online via Zoom
Friday Mornings, 8:30-9:30am

This class is designed for any student looking to practice yoga. Movement will be linked with breath (as offered by the Hatha and Kripalu traditions of yoga), as well as focus on alignment, and attention paid to honoring your own organic movement. Students can expect to practice both seated and standing poses as well as focus on balance and breath.  Please bring your own mat and any props you would like.



$12 per session, for single session     


$40 for a four-class pass


(Class passes may be used for any four yoga classes hosted by the Library Arts Center in 2021).  



We recommend that participants bring their own yoga mats, and any other needed equipment.  Shared equipment is discouraged during the pandemic.  Equipment for communal use will not be provided during this time.


Liability Waiver: 

All participants will be asked to sign a release of liability at least once annually to be able to participate in yoga at the Library Arts Center. 


Brianna Renner

Brianna Renner

Yoga Instructor, RYT-500, YACEP

Brianna Renner combines 20 years of dance training and her military background to create a safe, nurturing and mindful practice. She is the national Director of Programs for the Veterans Yoga Project ( She was a co-founder of the former Namaste Newport & Buttonwood Yoga Studio.

A New Hampshire native, Brianna served five years in the Marine Corps as an avionics technician at both MCAS Miramar in San Diego, and MCAS Iwakuni in Iwakuni Japan.  She is a perpetual student; using her GI Bill, she obtained her A.S in Engineering and a B.S. in Technical Writing/Mathematics/Technology.  More recently, Brianna became a graduate of  Soma Yoga Institute’s 300 hr advanced teacher training and Discovery Yoga’s 200 hr Kripalu teacher training.  In addition to classes at the Library Arts Center, she also teaches yoga at the VA in White River Junction, VT, and teaches dance classes at Dance Arts Academy in Sunapee, NH.

Connect with her Namaste Newport: Yoga with Brianna Facebook Page, or on her YouTube channel