Healthy Living

Essential Arts

Offering the best in books, crystals, music, chimes, jewelry, essences, visionary art, sacred geometry, classes, workshops, healing sessions, and more. Come and find out what is going on in Asheville’s healing and spiritual arts community with our excellent community resource board. Located at 18 Wall Street.

(828) 281-2464

YWCA of Asheville

Eliminating racism, empowering women — it’s what the YWCA is about and what it intends to do. The YWCA of Asheville offers programs in Aquatics, including swim lessons, lap and open swims, water aerobics, lifeguard training, and more. is proud to be an Advocate of the YWCA of Asheville.

185 S. French Broad Ave., Asheville, NC 28801 Directions


Club W, the YWCA Health & Fitness Center

Club W, the YWCA Health & Fitness Center offers a fitness room with strength training equipment, weights and the latest technology in cardio equipment. Yoga, cardio, meditation, and pilates classes are offered in the YWCA fitness studio. Participants also have access to an indoor heated indoor pool for water exercise and lap swimming. For more information call Susan Macdonald at or go to

(828) 254-7206 x 215

Asheville Community Yoga

Asheville’s non-profit, donation based, state of the art facility.   Offering over 65 classes a week:  Beginner, vinyasa flow, senior, prenatal, therapeutic, back care, men’s and kid’s yoga, Women’s Expressive Dance, Qi Gong and Tai Chi.  Serving our community one breath at a time.

8 Brookdale Rd Asheville, NC 28804 Directions

Transcendental Meditation Program

165 East Chestnut Street, Asheville, NC 28801,
Over 3,000 people in WNC have learned the TM technique, and the program has been offered continuously in Asheville since 1971.

(828) 254-4350

Asheville Yoga Center

(828) 254-0380