The Tiger's Mouth News and Updates from Fung Loy Kok Taoist Tai Chi

First Senior Trip at the International Center Florida 0

First Senior Trip at the International Center Florida

The International Center Florida held its first Senior Trip to the Duncan McClellan Glass Gallery and Hot Shop on January 6, 2016. The Duncan McClellan Gallery, located in St. Petersberg Florida, … Read more…

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Hsing-i Weekend

On January 9th and 10th the International Center Florida held its first Hsing-i Weekend. Nearly 100 participants took part in the workshop lead by Sean Dennison. The weekend precedes the … Read more…

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The Red Dragon Finds a New Home

Inspired by the Dunedin Center’s dragon bike rack, James Mallory, working on Fenway’s construction, built a Rocking Dragon from wood reused from the Fenway and donated it to the Branch.  … Read more…

Windsor Branch Featured on Radio 1

Windsor Branch Featured on Radio

On December 19, 2015 two representatives from the Windsor Branch spoke on a local radio station promoting Taoist Tai Chi® arts.   As a charitable organization the FLK Windsor Branch was … Read more…

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Holiday Potluck in Windsor

After a morning of practicing Taoist Tai Chi® arts 130 Windsor branch participants and families shared a potluck lunch and holiday season celebration.  Music supplied by Windsor Banjos provided a … Read more…

Christmas Cookie Fundraiser 0

Christmas Cookie Fundraiser

During the week of Dec 7, 2015 the Ottawa Branch held their third annual Christmas Cookie Bake Fundraiser. The Cookie Bake has been a great success growing from 125 dozen … Read more…

Osteoporosis – an Artist’s Story 1

Osteoporosis – an Artist’s Story

In November 2014 I accepted an invitation from the International Directors for an extended stay in Orangeville. The hardest bit was leaving my family for 9 weeks; they are grownups … Read more…

Tai Chi Is as Effective as Physical Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis 1

Tai Chi Is as Effective as Physical Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis

A study by Dr. Wang to evaluate the effectiveness of Tai Chi in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA) symptoms concluded that tai chi reduces pain and improves physical function, self-efficacy, … Read more…

Levée de fonds fromagée à St-Hubert 0

Levée de fonds fromagée à St-Hubert

L’emplacement de St-Hubert (Région de l’Est) a reçu, trié et distribué aujourd’hui près de 200 kilos de fromages pour leur levée de fonds annuelle de coffrets-cadeaux, juste à temps pour … Read more…

Ireland’s 3rd Tai-chi-athon in Ballina 1

Ireland’s 3rd Tai-chi-athon in Ballina

For Ireland’s 3rd Tai-chi-athon in Ballina 71 participants gathered together throughout Saturday 29th November in a constant cycle of sets. Working together in harmony we benefitted ourselves whilst raising funds for our International centre … Read more…

A note from the chef… 3

A note from the chef…

Thanks to all who participated in the cooking in Florida the past 2 weeks. It was hard work, but a job well done! Its hard to believe but we served over … Read more…

Happy Anniversary, Sydney Australia By SYDNEY Branch President – NEW SOUTH WALES · NOVEMBER 7, 2015 1

Happy Anniversary, Sydney Australia By SYDNEY Branch President – NEW SOUTH WALES · NOVEMBER 7, 2015

Australian members celebrated twenty-five years of practising Taoist Arts in Sydney on November 7th, 2015. Fifty participants enjoyed a national workshop during the day. Members attended from ACT, SA, QLD, … Read more…

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Mah-jong Comes to Stratford Branch

mah-jongg or mah-jong noun 1. A game of Chinese origin usually played by four persons with 144 domino-like pieces or tiles marked in suits, counters, and dice, the object being to build a winning combination of pieces.     After a busy summer we finally settled down to learn and play Mah-jong. Two participants, one of whom learned the … Read more…

Sugar shack construction has begun! 0

Sugar shack construction has begun!

Exciting news! The sugar shack construction has begun in the maple forest at the International Centre. All interested craftsmen/women are welcome to come and help out when you can 🙂 Please … Read more…

Tai Chi & Psychotherapy for Better Sleep and More 0

Tai Chi & Psychotherapy for Better Sleep and More

Poor sleep is associated with increased inflammation, which may contribute to heart disease and a variety of other ailments. A new study has shown that cognitive behavioral therapy and tai … Read more…

Tai Chi Effective Physiotherapy for Knees 0

Tai Chi Effective Physiotherapy for Knees

Both Tai Chi and physical therapy positively impact pain, function and other symptoms of knee osteoarthritis — making Tai Chi a viable treatment alternative for people suffering with the degenerative … Read more…

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