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At Athena’s Path camp, girls in rising 5th – 8th grade learn tools for managing the often tricky middle school social scene. On this day, Hannah Blanton, a yoga instructor at Hemby Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, NC visited to practice yoga with the girls. They focused on breathing and calming techniques…definitely helpful for any girl navigating her way through middle school drama.