We're Open: The Yoga Shack in Bethpage
One Bethpage-based business has found a way to keep their
community connected during the pandemic.
The Yoga Shack is owned by best friends Cindy
Valentine and Michelle Denicola.
business offers classes in the park and virtually to provide a place for
Michelle say the laughter and friendship has helped through this challenging
never skipped a beat, so we closed our last class in studio. That was a Sunday, and Monday morning we were up and
running with Zoom,” says Denicola.
Even with yoga mats spaced 12 feet apart, their community still feels
“This is the best to be with
your community and being together,”
says Liz, of Hicksville.
Shack offers flexible classes for all fitness levels, and as the weather gets colder they are pivoting their
business to prepare for more inside classes by offering hand sanitizer and
"In order to walk into the studio at all,
you have to have a mask on … We also did replace all the air filters in both studio rooms and in the
office," says Denicola.