Yoga, Mindfulness & Art, Inc.

A Non Profit Organization

139 East US Hwy 3, Vernon, Indiana 47282

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Our Mission

Perceptions Yoga, Mindfulness and Art is a nonprofit organization that provides underserved populations, including our local community of Jennings County, Indiana, with the opportunity to pursue wellness, self-care, wholeness, and healing through the practices of trauma sensitive yoga, mindfulness and art.

What's New?

Jennings County Historical Mural Project

Update: This project was selected by the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority's CreatINg Places grant program to receive matching funds if the funding goal is reached! Let's go, JC!

Click HERE to donate to the project.

Perceptions Yoga Classes

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In-Person Small Group Yoga Classes @ Perceptions in Vernon - Limited to 8 participants - To attend please register at our page.


  • Saturdays at 9:30 AM - All Levels (KChil) + Zoom

  • Sundays at 10 AM - Zoom ONLY All Levels (Charlinda)

  • Tuesday at 10:30 AM - Chair at JC Senior Center (KChil)

  • Thursday at 10 AM - Chair at Stream Cliff Farm (KChil)


  • Mondays at 6:00 PM - All Levels (Charlinda) +Zoom

  • First Tuesday Yin Yoga/Tuesday VinYin All Levels Flow at 5:30 PM - All Levels (KChil) +Zoom

  • Wednesdays Gentle Chair Yoga at 4:00 PM (Charlinda) + Zoom

  • Thursdays at 5:30 PM - All Levels (KChil) - Restorative 3rd Thursday +Zoom

Perceptions Art Events

September Stitchery Art Show - Featuring the Embroidery Collection of Sandra Bussell

Creative Aging Classes at Perceptions - Starting in September 2022

Art Classes Specifically Designed for Individuals 65+ - All Ages Welcome!

Registration for September is FULL - Preregistration is now CLOSED

Keep checking back to register for the November Watercolor Painting class - space is limited

Perceptions is pleased to announce the return of the Creative Aging Series of Classes to Perceptions Yoga, Mindfulness & Art in Vernon. This project funded through a Project Support Grant through the Indiana Arts Commission provides art classes specifically designed for those age 65 and over but all adults are welcome to attend.

The first class series is a basic drawing class and will be held September 1, 8, 15 and 22 with a gallery reception on September 30. Other courses planned are watercolor painting in November, pastels in January, acrylic painting in March, and mixed media work in May.

Perceptions is a 501(c)3 non-profit that has a pay what you can afford system. The suggested donation for each class is $40-80 depending on the type of materials involved but is not required to attend the classes.

For more information on the Creative Aging Series at Perceptions, email Karen Chilman at or see the information on the Perceptions website at Sign ups will be available on the Perceptions “Art Classes” web page under the Creative Aging series of classes on or around August 1.

Perceptions Adult Art Classes - Registration Now Open!

Your CHOICE - In-Person or Zoom!

Check out our class schedule HERE.

Click HERE to register - Pay via PayPal, Venmo, check or cash!

Community Drum Circle Beginning in 2022

Mark Your Calendars!

Next Circle - July 22nd at 7 PM

Help Us Bring Yoga, Mindfulness and Art to You!

Yoga Classes - It is a pay what you can afford system - click HERE to pay.

  • Pay $5 (plus processing fee) for a single class.

  • Planning to take an average of 2 classes a week? You might want to pay $30 (plus processing fee) for the entire month.

  • Planning to take 2-3 classes a week? You might offer to pay $40 (plus processing fee) for the month.

  • Planning to take 10 or more classes each month? You might offer to pay $50 (plus processing fee) for the month.

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Our Certifications

  • Yoga for Seniors

  • Yoga for Addiction and Recovery

  • Prenatal Yoga

  • Yoga for Emotional Balance (Depression & Anxiety)

  • Yoga for PTSD

  • Yoga for Caregivers

  • Yoga for Childhood Trauma

  • Yoga for ADD and Autism

  • Yoga for Kids

  • Yoga for Women’s Health

  • Certifications – Mindfulness Fundamentals, Mindfulness Curriculum Training (K-12), Mindful Communication, and Difficult Emotions

  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (8 Week Course)

  • Mental Health First Aid

  • Suicide Prevention QPR Training

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We are a proud recipient of a Project Support Grant from the

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