Lanie Flanagan has opened Bridgewater Yoga Asanas and Art for Children in Bridgewater and will offer a Saturday, Jan. 18, open house.

The open house will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the business' space at St. Mark Episcopal Church on Main Street.

Flanagan, a yoga educator, said the public is invited to stop by for a snack and crafts.

Winter classes designed for children in kindergarten to grade five are available, with a winter special of four weeks of yoga for $44, with classes to start Jan. 27.

For more information, call Flanagan at 914-960-1518 or email or find the business on Facebook.

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For more information, call YardApes at 860-350-2737.

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