July 1, 2022

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Summer months entertaining heats up at BPRD with absolutely free exercise week, wellness fair’s return, new outdoor lessons

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — Summertime is a good time to target on wellness and wellbeing. To enable, Bend Park and Recreation District is launching new applications and bringing again a earlier favourite. 

The district’s yearly Summer months Kickoff Cost-free Exercise function runs June 13-19 and characteristics extra than 35 no-price tag conditioning courses at Juniper Swim & Health Heart and Larkspur Group Heart.

The broad assortment of courses allows patrons to knowledge a minimal little bit of anything the two fitness amenities have to provide. Classes are scheduled every day from 5:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and include:

  • Zumba
  • Intro to TRX/TRX Circuit
  • Vinyasa Yoga
  • Deep or Shallow H2o Exercise routines
  • Extend and Flex
  • Bootcamp Conditioning
  • Senior Suit Club
  • Intermediate Line Dance

“For the Overall health of It” Well being and Wellness Truthful

On Tuesday, June 14, BPRD’s “For the Health of It” Wellness and Wellness Honest returns following a two-calendar year hiatus. Additional than 50 health and wellness companies will collect exterior at the Larkspur Community Centre from 12 – 3 p.m. for the cost-free function.

The afternoon will be stuffed with information and facts-sharing, no cost health and fitness screenings, giveaways and a absolutely free lunch from 12 – 1:30 p.m. offered by PacificSource Health and fitness Ideas.

COVID-19 vaccines and boosters also will be obtainable within the facility though a farmer’s market place with a assortment of regional merchandise will be available on the lawn.

“I am excited this 12 months as we are providing a new, smaller farmer’s market, together with an amazing slate of local community wellbeing partners and resources for people of all ages,” reported Brenda Chilcott, Larkspur Neighborhood Center Manager. “Attendees can be expecting to find out about strengthening their wellness and older grownup particular companies, as very well as get pleasure from acquiring a little something from the taking part market suppliers.”

Fresh new Aire Health

Bend Park and Recreation is getting some fitness classes outside for the summer season! The new Contemporary Aire Health program incorporates nature into a exercise routine, enhancing wellbeing via work out, clean air and camaraderie.

“Boot Camp in the Park” will be offered at Riverbend Park. The plan is built to boost power 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
  • Fall-in cost or BPRD Exercise & Swim Pass no registration necessary.
  • Bring 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 Movement Yoga course on the garden at The Pavilion. Whilst making the most of the out of doors garden location, attendees will operate as a result of a yoga follow centered on stretching and strengthening.

  • Saturdays, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
  • June 25 – Aug. 27
  • On the garden at The Pavilion, 1001 SW Bradbury Way
  • Instructors: Lynda Beauchamp and Abby Rauber
  • Drop-in payment or BPRD Physical fitness & Swim Pass no registration desired.
  • Provide a mat and h2o bottle.

For additional facts, go to bendparksandrec.org.