New January Massage Offerings!

Isn’t the new year a great time for a massage? A couple of our outstanding massage therapists are expanding their availability. Learn more about Lauri and Rose below, and call 434-218-7677 to schedule an appointment or book online from here. Lauri Ross has been a certified massage therapist in practice since 1986. She incorporates many modalities […]

Closed Dec. 24th through Jan. 1st

Common Ground will be closed from Thursday, December 24th through Friday, January 1st. We will reopen Saturday, January 2nd with our regularly scheduled services. We look forward to seeing you in 2016!

Chance to Win Rising Appalachia Tickets & Support Common Ground

Make a donation to Common Ground by December 21st, and be entered for a chance to win one of two pairs of Rising Appalachia tickets or a pair of VIP passes for their New Year’s Eve Gala at The Jefferson. Donations can be made from here: Winners will be notified via email, and announced on social media December 22nd. […]

Shop at Whole Foods on Wednes. Jan 6th and support Common Ground!

Fill your grocery cart with healthy, nourishing food and support affordable acupuncture in Charlottesville at the same time. On Wednesday, January 6th, Whole Foods Charlottesville will donate 5% of the day’s net sales to Common Ground Healing Arts, a local health and wellness nonprofit. Common Ground will use funds from this day to offer affordable acupuncture that […]

Welcome Virginia Linder!

Common Ground is thrilled to welcome Virginia Linder to our team of massage therapists. Virginia is available Thursday evenings for massage from 4:45-5:45pm; 6:00-7:00pm; and 7:15-8:15pm.  About Virginia Linder: Virginia discovered early in life (pre-teen) a love for giving massage, with her mother, mother’s friends and grandmother as proactive recipients. Later, Virginia rediscovered her fascination with bodywork when Zero […]

Resetting, Grounding, and New Beginnings: A 3 week yoga series with Elisa Ferrante

This beginner-friendly 3 week yoga series taught by Elisa Ferrante will help reset mind and body so that you can start the new year grounded. The classes will focus on using basic yoga poses and an approachable meditation practice to set positive intentions for the new year. Elisa will also include guidance on how to […]

2015 Holiday Wellness Packages

Give and Receive

‘Tis the season for spreading peace, joy, and wellness. Common Ground has three holiday wellness packages to choose from to keep you and yours merry and bright. To purchase, call (434-218-7677), drop by, or buy them online from here. Please note: there are limited quantities of each of these specials (so shop early!) and all services must […]

Thank you, Rosemary!

Common Ground is so grateful for Rosemary Quade Nichols and her significant contributions to Common Ground. Rosemary’s huge heart, wonderful hugs, and attention to detail have had an immeasurable effect on the organization. Today is Rose’s last day working physically at Common Ground, but we know her love and support will continue to be with us. […]

Presence Lab: Explorations in Mindfulness

Through exploring the practices of mindfulness meditation, social meditation and other contemplative exercises such as movement and dialogue, this group supports a community based approach to waking up. The Lab provides a wonderful opportunity to authentically connect with other people in the community who are interested in meditation and how it applies to our lives […]

Free Welcome Baby Sessions Extended through December

We’ve so enjoyed having babies in for these Welcome Baby Sessions with Sue Bovenizer, that we’re extending it as a free offering through December. Learn more about this service below, and call us at 434-218-7677 to schedule. Using a gentle hands-on approach, these wellness sessions are helpful in releasing areas of tightness or restrictions in […]