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Essencia Yoga to hold grand opening Aug. 24

Published: Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 6:41 p.m. CDT

WHEATON – Essencia Yoga and Wellness Center, the yoga studio that has garnered attention for the large mural adorning its side, will host a grand opening event Aug. 24, according to a news release from the studio.

The event will include a ribbon cutting and tour of the studio with light snacks at 8 a.m. One hour sample yoga classes will be offered for no charge at 10 a.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Those in attendance can meet Essencia's instructors as well as the studio's nutritionist, shiatsu practitioners, wellness coaches and teacher training instructors.

Those who attend can also see the progress of Wheaton's newest mural, created by artist R.J. Ogren, which celebrates the city's diversity. To read more about the mural, visit

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