Namaste: An introduction to yoga in Cy-Fair

The Cy-Fair area is home to yoga studios offering a variety of classes from different cultures, ranging from hot yoga to Hawaiian yoga and even yoga with furry, four-legged companions.



Goat Yoga Texas


The studio hosts mobile classes and classes at Murdoch’s Backyard Pub in Cypress. During classes, goats are allowed to roam the area and interact with students.


18541 Mueschke Road, Cypress
281-732-7833
www.goatyogatx.com







Houston Yoga Ayurvedic and Wellness Center


Yoga classes include Hatha, Vinyasa and gentle restorative. The studio also offers Thai yoga massages, meditation and yoga teacher training.


13602 Kluge Road, Cypress
281-256-8461
www.houston-yoga-ayurveda.com







Kita Chi Yoga


Classes include gentle stretch, Hatha, Vinyasa, private one-on-one sessions and private prenatal sessions for expectant mothers.


13203 Fry Road, Ste. 850, Cypress
281-304-2051
www.kitachiyoganmore.com







Shanti Tree Yoga


The donation-only studio offers a variety of classes of different intensities.


12345 Jones Road, Ste. 189, Houston
832-620-4366
www.shantitreeyoga.com







Some Like it Hot Yoga


The studio specializes in hot and warm yoga but also offers traditional classes.


11403 Barker Cypress Road, Ste. 1200, Cypress
832-653-6798
www.somelikeithot.yoga







Suntouch Yoga


The studio offers hot Hatha yoga, warm Vinyasa flow, warm core Vinyasa and warm gentle yoga for stress release, among other class types.


19708 Hwy. 290, Ste. 300, Jersey Village
832-460-6006
www.suntouchyoga.com







Texas Yoga Center


Classes cater to all experience levels and include introduction to yoga, chair yoga, children’s classes, men’s classes and prenatal.


7620 Cherry Park Drive, Ste. F, Houston
281-859-5566
www.texasyogacenter.com







Coming soon: Shaka Power Yoga


Hawaiian-inspired Shaka Power Yoga is on target to open in the Lakeland Village Center on Fry Road in Cypress in October, but owner Jenny Normand has been hosting free events in the Cypress community this summer.


On Sept. 3, Normand will host an outdoor yoga session is held in honor of National Free Day of Yoga. The event is open to all ages and will also include refreshments, vendors and complimentary henna tattoos. 8-11 a.m. Free. Josie Lake, Bridgeland Creek Parkway, Cypress. 832-413-3194




By Shawn Arrajj
Shawn Arrajj serves as the editor of the Cy-Fair edition of Community Impact Newspaper where he covers the Cy-Fair and Jersey Village communities. He mainly writes about development, transportation and issues in Harris County.


MOST RECENT

The program, which has provided irrigation recommendations for homeowners in North Texas since 2012, has expanded to other areas of the state including greater Austin and Houston, Lubbock, and San Angelo. (Courtesy of Galveston Bay Foundation)
WaterMyYard app now available in 4 Houston-area counties for customized irrigation tips

WaterMyYard was developed by Texas A&M Agrilife Extension specialists to promote water conservation and provide lawn irrigation recommendations. Using local weather data, the tool determines the amount of supplemental water needed to maintain a healthy lawn.

Over 1,200 people came to an event seeking financial assistance through Harris County on Aug. 3. (Emma Whalen/Community Impact Newspaper)
Federal eviction moratorium extended as Harris County continues financial relief efforts

Harris County tenants behind on rent have some opportunity for relief after federal officials extended the U.S. eviction moratorium to Oct. 3 and local leaders opened a new direct assistance fund.

The new poker club opened in July. (Courtesy Hideaway Social Poker Club)
Hideaway Social Poker Club now open in Cypress

The poker club welcomes players of all experience levels from beginner to advanced.

Harris County has raised the coronavirus threat level to red. (Screenshot Courtesy Facebook)
Harris County raises coronavirus threat level to red as cases continue to surge

Coronavirus hospitalizations reached over 300 patients per day Aug. 4.

Gov. Greg Abbott announced the date for a second special legislative session. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gov. Abbott announces second special session agenda

The special session will be Aug. 7 with 17 items on the agenda ranging from bail reform to employment.

All students in Cy-Fair ISD have access to their own Chromebook. (Courtesy Cy-Fair ISD)
Cy-Fair ISD brings more technology to classrooms as remote learning ends

Although students in Cy-Fair ISD will no longer have the option to learn remotely, Google Chromebooks distributed last year will be incorporated into the classroom experience this school year.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently updated its masking guidance, recommending all individuals to wear masks indoors in areas where transmission rates of COVID-19 are high. (Courtesy Texas Children's Hospital)
Texas' chief state epidemiologist urges the community to get vaccinated as COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths rise

Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths are on the rise, particularly within unvaccinated populations

Tom Lambert, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, delivered a presentation at an August North Houston Association meeting about the plan's progress and future  (Courtesy METRO)
Metropolitan Transit Authority outlines light rail funding developments, COVID-19 ridership effect on METRONext

At a North Houston Association transportation committee meeting, METRO President Tom Lambert provided an update about the METRONext Moving Forward plan.

Chicking Out serves a variety of grilled chicken options. (Courtesy Chicking Out)
Chicking Out restaurant coming to The Woodlands; live-fire steakhouse coming to Inner Loop and more Houston-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Greater Houston area, including the opening of a professional wrestling figure collector shop.

A local coffee shop will be celebrating its second anniversary this month. (Courtesy The Cuppo Coffee & Tea)
13 local events to attend this August in Cy-Fair

Several community events are planned in Cy-Fair this month—from camps for students to live music and a market featuring local makers.

Q&A: Greg Smith, executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition

Greg Smith is the former superintendent of Clear Creek ISD and became executive director of Fast Growth School Coalition in December 2020. 

ESD 11 officials said the Ford F-450 Extra Cab vehicles are built with the safety of patients and crew in mind. (Courtesy Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11)
Harris County's ESD 11 Mobile Healthcare receives first of 40 new ambulances

ESD 11 will continue to receive shipments of four to five new ambulances every week until all have been received.