It is your practice that brings the secrets to you. No teacher can give you the secrets.

—Geeta Iyengar, December 2018



Cheryl Henley, co-founder and owner of Wild Onion Yoga since 1990. Cheryl has been practicing in the Iyengar tradition since 1976 and hasbeen a certified Iyengar yoga teacher since 1987. She has studied on numerous occasions at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institutein Pune, India and has studied with various Senior Iyengar yoga teachers. Cheryl's experience is measured in decades, not hours. She is a devoted student,teacher, wife, mother, and earth tender.

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Wild Onion Yoga

Wild Onion Yoga began in October of 1990. The name is derived from the Potawatomi Indian word Che-cau-gou (Chicago), meaning place of the smelly onion. Before the European settlers arrived and developed the wetland, prairie, and forest, wild onionsgrew here in pungent abundance. 

Wild Onion Yoga does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race or ability to pay.

For additional class information or to pre-register call 847-869-0250 or email


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East Rogers Park, Chicago
1331 W Albion Ave

Mixed Level
Tuesday 8:45-10:15am
Friday 8:45-10:15am

South Evanston

1203 Washington Ave

Mixed Level
Monday 6:30-8:00pm
Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm

Women's Focus
Preregistration Required
Thursday 1:00-2:30pm



$18 Drop-in 1.5 hour class
$90 Six 1.5 hour classes
$100 per hour for private class

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