Jimmy's Way

A Benefit Celebrating The Life of Jimmy Wells

The Main Event in Saint Paul, Minnesota

6PM ~ Marianne Wells Yoga For Everyone River Garden Yoga Center 455 West 7th Street, St. Paul, MN, 55102 $10. Minimum Donation at the Door 8PM ~ Celebration, eat, drink, dance, raffle Shamrocks Grill and Pub 995 7th Street West, Saint Paul, MN 55102 $10. Minimum Donation at the Door Music by The Brute Squad & Tree Party Music, 9:30pm to 2am

Global Participants


Brenda Slapnicka will be hosting her third suicide awareness event. Outdoor yoga practice, live music, and continental breakfast.


Sara Conner will be teaching an outdoor class revolving around finding the rhythm of our bodies & breathe through vinyasa. Lots of laughter, love, and fun!

Cayman Islands

Danielle Gentilcore will lead sunset yoga class on the breach over looking the Caribbean Ocean.


Bonnie Bartle will lead a heart inspired, flowing practice in Old Town Parker designed to celebrate all the wonder of life.


Amy Kimberlain will teach yoga in the house she grew up in, surrounded by trees.


Chrissy Satkevich will lead a very special yoga class with her Vertigo group.


Chelly Gifford will lead a 75-minute, yoga class in the dance studio at the Hopkins Center for the Arts – dedicated to Jimmy’s memory, inspired by Marianne.

New Jersey

Colleen Verton will lead a 75 minute practice in her Swedesboro studio focused on finding the best of yourself by journeying inward.

New York

Lauren Strait and John Smrtic will co-teach a class infused with the wisdom of their teachers and their casual humor with a groovy playlist to move to. The challenge: to invite new life with each breath!


Chris Lane will host two events for Jimmy’s Way: a morning Yin Yoga class ending with a Viapasana meditation and an evening Vinyasa class ending with Yoga Nidra.

New Jersey

Rebekah Johnson will be a donation class where all proceeds will go to Jimmy’s Way. A nonprofit set up in honor of James Wells, the son of my mentor Marianne Wells. For suicide prevention and scholarship in Jimmy’s name Summer Solstice is a time of renewal and great potential. Come join us as we nourish and create beauty within and balance our body, our mind and our life.