Yoga instructor Lauren Karsen, center, of Arti Zen yoga studio in Beaufort, leads the first yoga class during the Yoga Under the Stars event Friday evening at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park’s Contemplative Garden. The first class had about 50 participants, according to Jane Caffrey, one of the event organizers. The event was held on Friday, Sept. 21, to honor the International Day of Peace and help raise money for the Born To Read program in Beaufort. Also on hand were instructors from One Yoga Sanctuary, Effervescence Yoga and Spa, and ZenDen in Port Royal. Photo by Bob Sofaly.