Good Mews hosts a variety of ongoing events that provide invaluable attention and interaction with our cat family. Join in the fun and sign-up for these events early as space is limited.
Class/session capacities are further limited at this time for both yoga and reading to enable social distancing.
yoga with cats
Space is limited
Are you ready for some downward-facing cat? What could be better than relaxing, meditating and striking a yoga pose amidst the Good Mews feline residents? Join a certified yoga instructor for a one-hour, beginner-level “Yoga with Cats” class at Good Mews. Expect a few giggles along the way as the cats roam freely among class participants and may even curl up for a nap on a yoga mat. Classes are limited to 15 students and take place in the main cat room at Good Mews, 3805 Robinson Rd., Marietta. Minimum age is 18. Your $20 class fee will go directly to the care of the cats and kittens in our shelter. Grab your yoga mat and we hope to see you there! Meowmaste!
GIFT CERTIFICATES NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!
Looking for a gift for the cat lover in your life who could use a little meowmaste? Look no further! Good Mews is offering gift certificates for our popular Yoga with Cats classes. For $20, you can give purrs and peace to your loved ones. Purchase today for everyone on your list! Once you complete your purchase, we will email you to get details on your recipient(s) and you can choose to have the certificate(s) sent to you or your recipient(s). We will email your certificate(s) along with instructions on how to redeem and register for an upcoming class. Certificate is only valid once issued with an official number by Good Mews and expire 6 months from date of issue. Certificate has no cash value, is non-refundable and valid for only one use. Must be 18+.
GROUP CLASSES AVAILABLE!
Interested in a private class for your group or night out? Please email [email protected] for more information and any requirements/restrictions.
reading to cats
Does your child in grade 1-8 need extra reading practice or would he/she like to spend time helping socialize shelter cats by reading aloud to them? Our Reading to Cats program is designed to help students gain more confidence in their reading skills and to provide enrichment for the cats and kittens. The interaction also teaches kids the importance of empathy, animal welfare, and community service.
Each 60-minute reading session can accommodate a maximum of 10 students and one parent or guardian must accompany up to two students. Weekday sessions are great for home-schoolers. We have expanded the number of sessions for June and July.
Students should bring a book to read and wear comfortable clothing – long pants and closed-toe shoes—as they will be sitting on the floor and interacting with the cats. The reading sessions are offered at no charge, but donations are always welcome.