ARTCHO – A Fundraiser for Common Ground

Saturday, November 3rd 10:00 am – 6:00 pm IX Art Park Please join us on Saturday November 3rd at IX Art Park for ARTCHO, a community festival that brings people together for art, music, and food! There will be high quality, reasonably priced artwork from a broad selection of Virginia’s best creatives, food trucks, talented […]

Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training for Women of Color

This fall Common Ground Healing Arts, Charlottesville’s nonprofit community wellness center, is hosting a prenatal yoga teacher training for Women of Color in partnership with Sisters Keeper Doula Collective and Cox Pregnancy and Birth Support. This program is funded by Lululemon. Sisters Keeper Doula Collective was founded in 2015 and has trained 65 Women of […]

Common Ground Follows PVCC’s Inclement Weather Policy

Given the possible rain with Hurricane Florence, we wanted to offer a quick reminder about our inclement weather plan. Common Ground follows PVCC’s inclement weather policy. If you’re ever wondering if we’re open or on a delay, please visit and check their homepage for announcements. If PVCC is closed, Common Ground closed. If they are on a delay or […]

C-ville Wellness Fund Overview & FAQ – Updated April 2018

Do you know about the C-ville Wellness Fund? This fund is available at Common Ground for People of Color seeking relief from race-based trauma and/or anyone affected by A11/A12 weekend. This fund ensures our trauma-relieving services are affordable to individuals who need them as a part of their healing process. Please find answers to FAQ about […]

Yoga at Bold Rock Hard Cider, October 29th

Get yourself out into beautiful Nelson County and enjoy bucolic views, enlivening yoga, and refreshing cider at All Levels Yoga at Bold Rock Hard Cider, Saturday, October 29th from 11:00am to 12:15pm with Julia J. von Briesen.  Bold Rock Hard Cider is housed in a gorgeous rustic timber frame barn overlooking the Rockfish River. The yoga class will look out on the bucolic […]

Pay-What-You-Can Acupuncture on Wednesdays & Fridays in September

The response to August’s Pay-What-You-Can ($20-$50) Community Acupuncture  has been so wonderful that Common Ground is extending this offer to Wednesdays and Fridays in September! ***PLEASE NOTE: booking in advance is required. To schedule call us at 434-218-7677 or book online from here. Your first session takes about 90 minutes. Subsequent sessions are often closer to 60 minutes. The […]

Pay-What-You-Can Acupuncture on Wednesdays & Fridays in August

As we find ourselves firmly planted in the dog days of summer, Common Ground would like to experiment with Pay-What-You-Can ($20-$50) Community Acupuncture on Wednesdays and Fridays through the end of August. ***PLEASE NOTE: booking in advance is required. To schedule call us at 434-218-7677 or book online from here. Your first session takes about […]

Yoga for Renewal & Rejuvenation with Kevin Willcox

Great news! There is a summertime sub for Patty Gray’s Monday, 12:00-1:00pm Yoga for Renewal and Rejuvenation class. Kevin Willcox will be leading this class while Patty is away. Common Ground extends a warm welcome to Kevin; we’re so grateful to have you joining our team of yoga teachers! This class is available on a drop-in […]

Free Yoga at the UVA Amphitheater

Wednesdays, June 1st – August 3rd 6:30- 7:30pm Join yoga instructors from the UVA Contemplative Sciences Center and Common Ground at the UVA Amphitheater for a fun and restorative evening of yoga for all ages and abilities. Please bring your own mat or towel.  Be sure to check the CSC Facebook page to get the latest updates on weekly highlights, […]

Beautiful, Boozy, Roving Yoga

Take your yoga practice out of the studio and into the sunshine at some of Charlottesville’s most beautiful vineyards and cideries! These events are fundraisers for Common Ground and require pre-registration. $25 includes the yoga class and a tasting afterwards. Sign-up and soak-up the beauty of central Virginia with a relaxing, grounding start to your […]