November 29, 2022


A Passion for Better Health

Summer months pleasurable heats up at BPRD with absolutely free health 7 days, health fair’s return, new outside classes

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — Summertime is a fantastic time to concentrate on well being and wellbeing. To help, Bend Park and Recreation District is launching new courses and bringing back a previous favored. 

The district’s annual Summertime Kickoff Free Exercise occasion runs June 13-19 and features a lot more than 35 no-price exercise courses at Juniper Swim & Physical fitness Centre and Larkspur Neighborhood Middle.

The broad choice of classes permits patrons to working experience a very little little bit of every little thing the two health services have to supply. Courses are scheduled daily from 5:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and consist of:

  • Zumba
  • Intro to TRX/TRX Circuit
  • Vinyasa Yoga
  • Deep or Shallow H2o Workouts
  • Stretch and Flex
  • Bootcamp Conditioning
  • Senior In good shape Club
  • Intermediate Line Dance

“For the Wellbeing of It” Well being and Wellness Fair

On Tuesday, June 14, BPRD’s “For the Wellness of It” Wellbeing and Wellness Fair returns immediately after a two-12 months hiatus. A lot more than 50 health and wellness companies will collect exterior at the Larkspur Local community Middle from 12 – 3 p.m. for the free of charge event.

The afternoon will be loaded with info-sharing, cost-free wellness screenings, giveaways and a free of charge lunch from 12 – 1:30 p.m. supplied by PacificSource Overall health Designs.

COVID-19 vaccines and boosters also will be available inside of the facility although a farmer’s market with a range of regional products will be made available on the garden.

“I am psyched this 12 months as we are providing a new, modest farmer’s sector, together with an incredible slate of neighborhood well being companions and sources for people of all ages,” claimed Brenda Chilcott, Larkspur Local community Centre Manager. “Attendees can count on to understand about bettering their well being and more mature adult unique providers, as effectively as enjoy buying anything from the collaborating marketplace vendors.”

Clean Aire Conditioning

Bend Park and Recreation is having some exercise courses outdoors for the summer season! The new Fresh Aire Fitness program incorporates mother nature into a exercise, increasing wellbeing by workout, contemporary air and camaraderie.

“Boot Camp in the Park” will be available at Riverbend Park. The system is developed to maximize energy and cardiovascular exercise.

  • Tuesdays/Thursdays, 9- 9:50 a.m.
  • June 7 – Aug. 25
  • Riverbend Park picnic shelter, 799 SW Columbia St.
  • Teacher: Jess Coughlin
  • Drop-in cost or BPRD Exercise & Swim Pass no registration wanted.
  • Convey a yoga mat/foam pad, h2o bottle and sunscreen and/or hat.

On summer Saturday mornings, Bendites are invited to wake up with Early morning Move Yoga course on the garden at The Pavilion. Even though making the most of the outdoor lawn location, attendees will perform through a yoga observe targeted on stretching and strengthening.

  • Saturdays, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
  • June 25 – Aug. 27
  • On the lawn at The Pavilion, 1001 SW Bradbury Way
  • Instructors: Lynda Beauchamp and Abby Rauber
  • Drop-in rate or BPRD Exercise & Swim Pass no registration desired.
  • Bring a mat and drinking water bottle.

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