Kids at Amara

Our mission is to provide fun, innovative and creative programs in a comfortable and nurturing environment, helping kids to grow healthy, happy and balanced.

Click here for our kids program schedule.


Kids yoga classes are play based and promote balance, relaxation, and positive self-realization. See our kids yoga schedule

Arts & Crafts

Kids Arts & Crafts programs develop creativity with fun and expressive projects. See our kids arts & craft schedule.

Summer Camps

Amara summer kids camps combine elements of all our kids programs - a great way for kids to spend summer mornings moving, breathing and creating. Enrolling Now for 2014 Summer Camps!

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Birthday Parties Birthday Parties for kids at Amara are magical celebrations catering to each child's unique vision and style and include both yoga and art activities.


Kathryn Fitzgerald

Kathryn Fitzgerald

Kathryn is the Gallery Director and a co-founder/co-owner of Amara Yoga & Arts. She earned a Masters of Fine Arts from the San Francisco Art Institute, and a Masters in Special Education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Kathryn holds the following teaching certificates through the State of Illinois:
  • Illinois Elementary Self Contained General Education K-9
  • Illinois Art K-12
  • Illinois Secondary 6-12 Art
  • Illinois Learning Behavior Specialist pre-K - age 21
Kathryn has a background in gymnastics and dance, and has been an avid yoga practitioner for over 6 years. In 2011 Kathryn completed her 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training certification through Amara/YogaWorks. She is also certified as an associate in teaching yoga to children through the YogaKids program. She is a registered yoga teacher (RYS-200) in teaching both adults and children throught the Yoga Alliance. She taught art to children with various special needs at Cunnningham Children's Home in Urbana for 10 years. At Amara she teaches yoga and art to children, teens, and adults.