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Joanie Barnett

Joanie Barnett RYT-200, lives in New Hampton NH on a road to nowhere, with her husband and two boxers. This native of Laconia is a long time employee at Laconia Water Works and can be sometimes be found behind the bar at The Looney Bin Bar in Weirs Beach. Naming her business Mooning The Sun reflects her light hearted sense of humor and genuinely happy outlook on life. She is available for private or semi-private instruction. Visit www.MooningTheSun.com for information.

Joanie enjoys skiing, motorcycling, stand up paddling (SUP), gardening, and baking. Her formal practice of yoga began about fifteen years ago. Joanie attended Vidya Vinyasa YTT at Dragonfly Yoga Barn in North Sandwich; graduating in May of 2015. She trained under the guidance of Melissa Scagliarini, E-RYT 500, owner of Satya Yoga Studio & VVYTT in Plymouth, NH and Katie O’Connell, E-RYT 500, owner of Dragonfly Yoga Barn & Retreat; Joanie was trained in SUP Yoga by Michelle Clarke, owner of Moondala Yoga and Full Moon Paddleboard in Wolfeboro, NH. Joanie has American Red Cross CPR and First Aid training.

Joanie enjoys laughter filled class time. She wants every student to practice and follow their individual path. She is always smiling. “Practice vinyasa flow on your mat or a paddleboard with me; it’ll be fun!”