PUBLISHED : Friday, 02 January, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 02 January, 2009, 12:00am

Taste of things to come

Laurence Lucas leads a workshop: The Truth About 2012. Today, 7.15pm-9.15pm, New Age Shop, 7 Old Bailey St, SoHo, HK$380. Inquiries: 2810 8694

Group hug

Get-together for friends of Amritanandamayi (Amma). Jan 4, 10am-11.30am, Rm 1606, Block D, Fortress Metro Tower, 238 King's Rd, North Point. Inquiries: 2890 4015

Morning stretches

Linda Shevloff leads a series of early morning Iyengar yoga sessions to start the new year. Jan 5-9; 12-16, 6.45am- 8.15am, the Iyengar Yoga Centre, Rm 406, New Victory Hse, 93-103 Wing Lok St, Sheung Wan, HK$1,000/week; HK$1,700/two. Inquiries: 2541 0401

Birth control

Kari Schroeder teaches a five-class hypnobirthing course. Starts Jan 5, 6.30pm-8.30pm, Balance Health, Rm 2705, 27/F, 3-5 Arbuthnot Rd, Central, HK$3,400. Inquiries: 3520 2298

Auras for amateurs

Valerie Demery leads a beginners' reiki workshop. Jan 5, 10am-5pm, Rm 301, Ivy Hse, 18-20 Wyndham St, Central, HK$1,800. Inquiries: 9439 4281

Something to talk about

Tej BG gives a free introductory talk called Surviving the Poisonous World. Jan 7, 7pm-8.30pm, Integrated Medicine Institute, 17/F Kailey Tower, 16 Stanley St, Central. Inquiries: 2523 7121

Find yourself

Cherie Chuck leads a workshop called Map of the Soul. Jan 8, 7.15pm-9.45pm, New Age Shop, 7 Old Bailey St, SoHo, HK$400. Inquiries: 2810 8694

Bend your way into the new year

Life Management Yoga Centre offers free introductory classes as part of its new year courses. Jan 9, 9.30am-11am; Jan 10, 3.30pm-5pm, 11/F 35 Kimberley Rd, TST. Inquiries: 2191 9651

Let there be light

Ruby Ong leads a beginner-level living light energy healing workshop. Jan 10-11, 10am-5pm, Reflections, 21/F Jing Long Commercial Bldg, 52 Tang Lung St, Causeway Bay, HK$2,350. Inquiries: 2504 1333

Step change

New Year special: running assessment and gait analysis. Sportsperformance, 8/F Aon China Bldg, 29 Queen's Rd Central, HK$980 (HK$400 discount) until Jan 30. Inquiries: 2521 6380