Astronomy for Beginners
Gaze up at the wonders of the night sky with the Roanoke Valley Astronomical Society. This beginner program will explain how to use a telescope and begin focusing in on the far away treasures in the sky. You are encouraged to bring your own telescope to learn more about it or if you arent quite there yet, there will be telescopes provided. COme out to enjoy what is sure to be a fun and fascinating evening.
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Register Bands, Battel Rope, Kettle Bells 23336 4/11/2020 - 4/11/2020 Info
Register Learn to Lift: Foundations of Safe Weight Training 23337 5/9/2020 - 5/9/2020 Info
Adult Ballet (ages 16+)
This is a beginning level ballet class comprised of a 30 minute barre featuring exercises to warm-up feet, legs, and arms. This is followed by 30 minutes of center work and traveling combinations to work on balance, coordination, and flexibility. Participants may wear tights, leggings, sweatpants, and either a leotard or sports top. Ballet slippers are recommended. Instructor Beth Brunelle.
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Cancelled Adult Ballet Green Ridge (age 16+, Mar-May M) 28496 3/30/2020 - 5/11/2020 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Register Adult Ballet Green Ridge (age 16+, May-June, M) 28497 5/18/2020 - 6/29/2020 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Aikido (ages 18+)
A Japanese martial art teaching self defense using efficient body movements, not strength, to redirect the force of an attack and diffusing it. Increase awareness, flexibility, and balance. Train your body and mind with movement, breathing, and meditative exercise helping you learn principles that are practical for self defense as well as daily life.
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Cancelled Aikido Brambleton (ages 18+, Sat) 32990 4/4/2020 - 7/25/2020 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Cancelled Aikido Brambleton (ages 18+, Th) 32989 4/2/2020 - 7/23/2020 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Cancelled Aikido Green Ridge (ages 18+, Mar-July, M) 28572 3/30/2020 - 7/20/2020 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Body Enrichment 10:15-11:15am
Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.
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Cancelled Body Enrichment (ages 30+) 31939 3/6/2020 - 4/29/2020 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM M,W,F Brambleton Info
Register Body Enrichment (ages 30+) 31985 5/8/2020 - 7/8/2020 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM M,W,F Brambleton Info
Chair Assisted Pilates
As an adapted version of “Fundamental Pilates,” this class offers chair and floor options with all the same benefits as other pilates classes! This class will focus on strength, balance, and flexibility and is suited for most fitness levels. Eight week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.
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Cancelled Chair Assisted Pilates 32983 3/3/2020 - 4/21/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu Brambleton Info
Chair Assisted Yoga
If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you!
Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified Instructor.
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Cancelled Chair Assisted Yoga (18+ W Night) 32977 4/15/2020 - 6/3/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Cancelled Chair Assisted Yoga (18+, M & Th) 32976 3/30/2020 - 5/21/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM M,Th Brambleton Info
Chakra Dance
Chakras are an ancient system of identifying energy centers within the body. Each corresponds to an aspect of our outer and inner lives. Chakra Dance is a well-being practice using flowing and dynamic movements, a series of moving meditations. If you like yoga, but aren’t sure about the more challenging poses, if you want to meditate, but can’t sit still for more than a few minutes then chakra dance may be for you! All you need is a water bottle, comfortable clothing, and to be prepared to move/dance barefoot or in yoga socks. Instructor: Patricia Placona
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Cancelled Chakra Dance(ages 18+) 32984 4/25/2020 - 4/25/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Easy Ride for 55 Spin Class
Take a stroll down memory lane on our stationary bikes while listening to upbeat classics! This low impact, gentle cycle class is geared towards the beginner and is a great workout. Designed to be easy on the joints, grab a seat and get ready for a fun, unique, simple spin class! Instructor: Lorie Murray
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Cancelled Easy Ride for 55 Spin Class (55+) 31983 4/8/2020 - 5/13/2020 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM W Brambleton Info
Register Easy Ride for 55 Spin Class (55+) 31984 5/20/2020 - 6/24/2020 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM W Brambleton Info
Empowering Chair Yoga
Would you like to do yoga, standing up or seated in a chair, without ever getting down on the floor? Enjoy the many health benefits of yoga with like-minded yogis. Improve balance, increase flexibility, reduce stress, learn meditation, make new friends and feel energized. This is a yoga class for all levels and is ideal for anyone who has limited mobility due to past surgeries or other restrictions. Eight week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner, Certified Life Coach and Yoga Instructor e-RYT 200.
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Cancelled Empowering Chair Yoga (TH, 18+) 31968 4/23/2020 - 6/25/2020 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Exercise for The Beginner
How should you adjust your nutrition if you're working out? The last session of the Holistic Nutrition series focuses on putting everything together. This session will help you to incorporate nutrition into your daily life and adjust for exercise, vacation, health issues and make healthy eating a lifestyle, not a diet! Instructor: Certified Nutrition Coach Lori Fadorick.
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Register Exercise for The Beginner (age 18+) 32988 6/11/2020 - 6/11/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Fully Fit
This universally friendly, full body workout is designed to build a strong, lean body through a low impact fitness routine. Start with a variety of cardio moves that can be intensified for the most fit, or toned down for beginners, within each and every movement. The class combines resistance toning and stretching for a well-rounded workout geared specifically for those looking to tone and strengthen. One class fits all! A perfect workout compliment to more gentle classes. Eight week program. Instructor: Erin Lewis.
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Cancelled Fully Fit (18+) 31977 3/9/2020 - 5/6/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM M,W Brambleton Info
Register Fully Fit (18+) 31978 5/11/2020 - 7/6/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM M,W Brambleton Info
Fundamental Pilates
Challenging and rejuvenating for all fitness levels, this Pilates class uses the principles of control, centering, concentration, and precision to engage the deepest core muscles. A total body balance of strength and flexibility that incorporates mind-body exercise techniques to calm the mind and reduce stress. Ten week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.
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Cancelled Fundamental Pilates (ages 18+) 32981 2/25/2020 - 4/30/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu,Th Brambleton Info
Register Fundamental Pilates (ages 18+) 32982 5/12/2020 - 7/16/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu,Th Brambleton Info
Intro to Indoor Cycling
When you think of indoor cycling, do you think, “They go too fast,” “I can’t keep up,” “Cycling is uncomfortable,” or “It’s too intense for me?” Have you wanted to try but have been too intimidated? If so, try our introduction to cycling class, where you cycle at your own pace! This workshop is specifically designed for the beginner and the first portion of the class learning bike set-up, cycle terminology and how to ride comfortably. You'll end the workshop feeling more confident about indoor cycling and will have completed a great workout. Instructor: Beth Hoel.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intro to Indoor Cycling (ages 18+) 35022 4/6/2020 - 4/6/2020 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Register Intro to Indoor Cycling (ages 18+) 35023 5/4/2020 - 5/4/2020 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Jazzercise Dance Mixx
Jazzercise's class that aims to sculpt lean muscle through weight and resistance training for a tight, toned physique in 60-minutes. This class with transform your body! Instructor: Suzanne Miller.
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Cancelled Jazzercise Dance Mixx (F @ 5:30 pm, 18+) 31943 4/3/2020 - 6/5/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM F Brambleton Info
Cancelled Jazzercise Dance Mixx (M @ 5:30 pm, 18+) 31941 3/9/2020 - 5/11/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Register Jazzercise Dance Mixx (M @ 5:30 pm, 18+) 31997 5/18/2020 - 7/27/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Jazzercise Unlimited
Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just $115! This special offer allows you access to a total of 30 hours of Jazzercise. Join this motivating crew three times a week for a fun, effective workout that is guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.
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Cancelled Jazzercise Unlimited (Varies, 18+) 31904 2/5/2020 - 4/13/2020 5:30 PM - 7:35 PM M,W,F Brambleton Info
Register Jazzercise Unlimited (Varies, 18+) 31944 4/15/2020 - 6/24/2020 5:30 PM - 7:35 PM M,W,F Brambleton Info
Kinderdance® (ages 3-5)
Your child will learn developmentally appropriate basics of ballet, tap, acrobatics, and creative movement, while learning numbers, colors, shapes, words and songs. There is an annual sign-up fee for Kinderdance® of $30 to be paid each year upon starting classes. Choose the fee with $30 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance® staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform and proper footwear on the first day of class.
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Cancelled Kinderdance® 10:50-11:50am (ages 3-5, Apr-May, Sa) 28514 4/25/2020 - 5/16/2020 10:50 AM - 11:50 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Kinderdance® 10:50-11:50am (ages 3-5, Mar-Apr, Sa) 28513 3/28/2020 - 4/18/2020 10:50 AM - 11:50 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Kinderdance® 10:50-11:50am (ages 3-5, May, Sa) 28515 5/23/2020 - 5/30/2020 10:50 AM - 11:50 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Kinderdance® 9-10am (ages 3-5, Apr-May, Sa) 28508 4/25/2020 - 5/16/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Kinderdance® 9-10am (ages 3-5, Mar-Apr, Sa) 28507 3/28/2020 - 4/18/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Kinderdance® 9-10am (ages 3-5, May, Sa) 28509 5/23/2020 - 5/30/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Kindertots® (age 2)
Two year old children are engaged in a dance and movement program developmentally designed. During class they enjoy movement creativity, dance exploration, physical development and body awareness while learning numbers, colors, shapes and songs. There is an annual sign-up fee for Kindertots® of $20 to be paid each year upon starting classes (September 2019 is start of new year). Choose the fee with $20 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance® staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform and proper footwear on the first day of class.
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Cancelled Kindertots® 10:10-10:40am (age 2, Apr-May, Sa) 28511 4/25/2020 - 5/16/2020 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Kindertots® 10:10-10:40am (age 2, Mar-Apr, Sa) 28510 3/28/2020 - 4/18/2020 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Kindertots® 10:10-10:40am (age 2, May, Sa) 28512 5/23/2020 - 5/30/2020 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Elevate! Evening Aerobics
This body conditioning class includes low impact cardio, light strength/core training and stretching to improve cardiovascular health, muscle tone and flexibility. Enjoy fun moves set to great music! Designed for all fitness levels. Please note the bi-weekly class will return in the summer semester. 10 week course. Instructor: Holly Sweet
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Cancelled Elevate! Evening Aerobics (ages 18+) 34001 3/5/2020 - 5/5/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Lunchtime Cycle
Make the most of your lunch break! Bring a towel, water bottle and get ready to ride! Join us for a short, intense cycle ride that will improve your stamina, increase power, strengthen core and leg muscles, increase your cardiovascular endurance and improve your cycling technique. This is a great compliment to your current workout routine! Enjoy a class with a guaranteed seat and ride alongside the same cyclists every class. Instructor: Heather Richardson
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Cancelled Lunchtime Cycle (ages 18+) 31981 3/9/2020 - 4/13/2020 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM M Brambleton Info
Register Lunchtime Cycle (ages 18+) 31982 4/20/2020 - 6/1/2020 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM M Brambleton Info
Meal Prep
Learn how to plan and prep your meals so you're ready for the week to meet your daily and weekly nutrition goals. This is the second class in the Holistic Nutrition series and will build on the first session, however this can be taken as an independent class. This session will focus on determining your weekly nutrition goals, portioning, and prepping and preparing meals and snacks. Instructor: Certified Nutrition Coach Lori Fadorick.
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Cancelled Meal Prep (age 18+) 32986 4/16/2020 - 4/16/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Meditative Yin Yoga
Enjoy a quiet healing meditative style of yoga in which poses are held for an extended period of time, encouraging optimal energy flow and health of the bones, joints, and connective tissue. Journey into the heart and soul and cultivate a heightened awareness, compassion, and acceptance of who you are in every moment. Eight class program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E- RYT 200
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Cancelled Meditative Yin Yoga (W, 18+) 31967 4/22/2020 - 6/24/2020 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM W Brambleton Info
Mindfulness Yoga Flow
Simple and gentle yoga poses to help you unwind, relieve stress, feel great and becme more aware of your body, mind and breath. Increase flexiblity, balance and focus. Enjoy stretching, stretching, strengthing. Breathing, meditaion and deep relaxation. Quiet the mind, renew the spirit and infuse your day and eveing with peace and joy! This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Eight week program with Rhonda Banner.
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Cancelled Mindfulness Yoga Flow (T 18+) 31961 4/21/2020 - 6/23/2020 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Tu Brambleton Info
Cancelled Mindfulness Yoga Flow (TH 18+) 31962 4/23/2020 - 6/25/2020 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Th Brambleton Info
Never Stop Moving
Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Instructor: Jane Powell.
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Cancelled Never Stop Moving (ages 55+) 31976 4/1/2020 - 6/8/2020 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM M,W,F Brambleton Info
Nia
Try one of the most innovative and safe cardiovascular programs around. It let’s you bop to the beat without jarring your joints and is a great workout for men and women of all ages and fitness levels. It will pump your heart, lubricate your joints, release tension and enhance your balance. Nia uses gentle yet powerful movements that blend dance with martial arts, yoga and other techniques. Four week class. Instructor: Laura Pole.
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Cancelled Nia (6 weeks) (ages 50+) 31960 3/16/2020 - 5/11/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Nutrition in Your Body
There are an enormous number of factors that affect how our body processes the nutrition (food) we put into it. Session three of the Holistic Nutrition series takes a deeper look at nutrition and our body. We'll look at factors such as hormones, the gut microbiome, insulin resistance, and environmental factors, just to name a few! No prerequisite needed. Instructor: Certified Nutrition Coach Lori Fadorick.
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Register Nutrition in Your Body (age 18+) 32987 5/14/2020 - 5/14/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Pilates & Barre
This low impact, effective program firms, lengthens, and shapes muscles to their optimal form! We start with warm-up exercises and stretches based in Pilates, then we use light hand weights for toning the upper body, followed by highly effective deep tissue concentrated exercises to work the thighs and seat. We will finish with abdominal- targeting mat work. You will feel new strength, increased flexibility, and more graceful. Instructor: Heather Richardson.
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Cancelled Pilates & Barre (T & R, 18+) 31974 3/5/2020 - 4/14/2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Tu,Th Brambleton Info
Cancelled Pilates & Barre (T & R, 18+) 31975 4/21/2020 - 5/28/2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Tu,Th Brambleton Info
Power Basics
Power yoga is an active style of yoga, designed to elevate heart rate with calorie-burning poses and create heat in the body. This class will cover the basics of power yoga, creating a foundation for the beginning power yoga student. This style of yoga aims to increase endurance and stamina, and places a special emphasis on core strengthening, making it a great compliment to your current workout or gentle yoga practice. Beginners welcome! Instructor: Abby Reed.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Power Basics (18+) 31954 3/31/2020 - 5/5/2020 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Register Power Basics (18+) 31955 5/12/2020 - 6/16/2020 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Prestige Gymnastics for Moms and Tots (ages 1-2)
Moms and tots bond over a 30-minute gymnastics class for the younger participants. This program caters to the 1-2 year olds! Parent participation is required. Your little ones will be improving on balance, coordination, and motor skills while socializing with other kiddos and parents! Leotard not required-just comfortable clothes and closed-toed athletic shoes.
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Cancelled Prestige Gymnastics for Moms and Tots (ages 1-2, Apr 4, Sa) 28517 4/4/2020 - 4/4/2020 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Prestige Gymnastics for Moms and Tots (ages 1-2, May 9, Sa) 28518 5/9/2020 - 5/9/2020 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Prestige Gymnastics for Moms and Tots 1pm (ages 1-2, Apr 18, Sa) 28586 4/18/2020 - 4/18/2020 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Prestige Gymnastics for Moms and Tots 1pm (ages 1-2, May 30, Sa) 28587 5/30/2020 - 5/30/2020 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Prestige Gymnastics for Preschoolers (ages 3-4)
Preschool gymnastics classes at Green Ridge are filled with obstacle courses, tunnels, and exciting lesson plans, but your time spent with us is not all fun and games. Each preschool curriculum is carefully designed for what kiddos need most at these ages. Not only are they JAM-PACKED with fun, new activities in each class, they offer extensive physical work on balance, coordination, and motor skills. Sounds great, right? I'm not done yet! Our instructors are instilling intellectual learning into each class! Your little tots will be counting, using shapes, colors, sounds, music, and engaging all 5 senses! We haven't forgotten about good listening skills! Our most asked question by parents is, 'What can a 3 year old really do at gymnastics?' The answer is, 'LOTS', let us show you! Leotard is not required-wear comfortable clothes and closed-toed athletic shoes.
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Cancelled Prestige Gymnastics for Preschoolers (ages 3-4, Apr 4, Sa) 28520 4/4/2020 - 4/4/2020 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Prestige Gymnastics for Preschoolers (ages 3-4, May 9, Sa) 28521 5/9/2020 - 5/9/2020 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Prestige Gymnastics for Preschoolers 1:45pm (ages 3-4, April 18, Sa) 28589 4/18/2020 - 4/18/2020 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Prestige Gymnastics for Preschoolers 1:45pm (ages 3-4, May 30, Sa) 28590 5/30/2020 - 5/30/2020 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Prestige Gymnastics for School Age (ages 5-12)
Each and every gymnast in our recreational program receives multitudes of one-on-one attention! This class boosts self-esteem and confidence as each gymnast will soon see their skills improving and bodies toning. We give our gymnasts big goals and encourage them to push themselves to succeed! Although this gymnastics class is not being held in an actual gymnastics facility, we will continue to be extremely goal oriented as we work balance, tumbling, coordination and more! Our classes are based off of USAG curriculum and mixed in with fun and effective drills. These classes will be training on a multitude of equipment. Our Beginner Program at Green Ridge is an entry level class that introduces the wonderful sport of gymnastics and build up basic skills so one day we can move to a more advanced class! Leotard is not required-just wear comfortable clothes and closed-toed athletic shoes.
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Cancelled Prestige Gymnastics for School Age (ages 5-12, Apr 4, Sa) 28523 4/4/2020 - 4/4/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Cancelled Prestige Gymnastics for School Age (ages 5-12, April 18, Sa) 28592 4/18/2020 - 4/18/2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Prestige Gymnastics for School Age (ages 5-12, May 30, Sa) 28593 5/30/2020 - 5/30/2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Prestige Gymnastics for School Age (ages 5-12, May 9, Sa) 28524 5/9/2020 - 5/9/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Love, Sweat, and Gears
Push, pedal, and climb your way to better health! Training for the next big race or triathlon? Want to add a more challenging cardiovascular edge to your workout routine? Cycle may be the move for you. With upbeat music and a contagiously motivating atmosphere, you will always leave feeling stronger and more energized. No need to worry about securing a bike each night – you will have a guaranteed seat for the entirety of the 6 week class. Instructor: Beth Hoel
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Cancelled Love, Sweat, and Gears (T, 18+) 31979 4/14/2020 - 5/19/2020 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Register Love, Sweat, and Gears (T, 18+) 31999 5/26/2020 - 6/30/2020 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Salsa Dancing Workshop (ages 16+)
Learn something new this spring or just come and have fun! Adult Salsa Dancing will be hosted by Emilee Fitzwater! This class will be focusing on learning the basics in salsa and bachata. All adults are welcome-beginners, first-timers or intermediate dancers. Mrs. Emilee dances multiple times a week, has taught at multiple locations throughout the valley, partakes in many educational clinics by professional dancers, and even performed with the Guia Dance Company. She is excited to bring her love of dance to Green Ridge Recreational Center. Dress for class is comfortable clothes and shoes (no flip flops please).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Salsa Dancing Workshop (ages 16+, April 11, Sa) 28526 4/11/2020 - 4/11/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Register Salsa Dancing Workshop (ages 16+, May 16, Sa) 28527 5/16/2020 - 5/16/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Sa Green Ridg Info
Simple Integral Yoga
Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Eight week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.
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Cancelled Simple Integral Yoga (Sat., 18+) 31963 4/25/2020 - 6/27/2020 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Cancelled Simple Integral Yoga (T, 18+) 31965 4/21/2020 - 6/23/2020 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Tu Brambleton Info
Cancelled Simple Integral Yoga (TH, 18+) 31964 4/23/2020 - 6/25/2020 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Th Brambleton Info
Swing Roanoke Dance Lessons (ages 18+, Spring)
Want a new way to have fun and exercise? Swing Roanoke will be teaching classes to keep your feet moving! Each seven week series of classes will cover various swing dances like East Coast Swing, 20's or 30's Charleston, Lindy Hop, and others. No partner is required and those with two left feet are welcome! No matter how many times you have come before-classes will have fresh material to learn in each series! Classes include 45 minutes of instruction followed by practice time. Instruction by Swing Roanoke. April-May will be Swing 201. May-July will be Lindy Hop.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Swing Roanoke Dance Lessons (ages 18+, Apr-May Tu) 28491 4/7/2020 - 5/19/2020 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Register Swing Roanoke Dance Lessons (ages 18+, May-July, Tu) 28492 5/26/2020 - 7/7/2020 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Swing Roanoke Dance Social (ages 18+, Spring)
Looking for something fun to do on Friday nights? Join Swing Roanoke for our swing dance social! No partner is required and we hold an introduction class from 7:00pm-7:30pm (tailored to those who come) with the social to follow from 7:30pm-9:00pm! Come just as you are even if you have two left feet! It's a deal of a lesson and dance for only $5 per person! Themes for dances: March is Spring Swing. April is Swingin' Joy. May is May I Have This Dance.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Swing Roanoke Dance Social (ages 18+, Apr 17, F) 28494 4/17/2020 - 4/17/2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM F Green Ridg Info
Register Swing Roanoke Dance Social (ages 18+, May 15, F) 28495 5/15/2020 - 5/15/2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM F Green Ridg Info
T'ai Chi
Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T’ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. It is sometimes described as ‘Meditation in Motion’ because it promotes serentity through gentle movement; connecting the mind, body, and spirit through as sequence of blissful postures. The class consists of slow intentional movements, incorporating breathing and mindful imagery. Its goal is to relax, strengthen, connect the physical body and mind, enhance the natural flow of Chi (life force), and improve one’s health. Six week program at the Brambleton Center. Instructor: Denis Spencer and Robyn Amstutz.
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Cancelled T'ai Chi-10 Form (ages 18+, W Night) 32972 3/25/2020 - 4/29/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Cancelled T'ai Chi-10 form (ages 18+ Tu Morning) 32971 3/24/2020 - 4/28/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu Brambleton Info
T'ai Chi-24 Form
An internal martial art that emphasizes breathing and gentle continuous movements to help reduce stress and build strength. Also known for improving balance and joint health by slow, mindful, low-impact movements. Classes will focus on standing meditation, gentle flowing movements (Qigong), balance work, and learning the 24 Form. No extra equipment is needed and all postures and exercises will be done standing. Ten week program. Instructor: TBD.
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Cancelled T'ai Chi-24 Form (ages 18+ F Mornings) 32973 3/27/2020 - 5/29/2020 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM F Brambleton Info
Total Body Workout
STABLE AND STRONG! Increase your energy level. Improve your cardio fitness. Lose body fat. Strengthen, sculpt and tone your muscles. Eight week program. Instructor: Anthony Bryant
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Total Body Workout (ages 18+) 32970 3/30/2020 - 5/18/2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Yoga- Brambleton
Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian
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Cancelled Yoga (M, 6:00 PM, 18+) 31948 3/16/2020 - 6/8/2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM M Brambleton Info
Cancelled Yoga (M, 7:05 PM, 18+) 31949 3/16/2020 - 6/8/2020 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM M Brambleton Info
Cancelled Yoga (TH, 6:00PM, 18+) 31950 3/19/2020 - 6/4/2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Cancelled Yoga (TH, 7:05 PM, 18+) 31951 3/19/2020 - 6/4/2020 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM Th Brambleton Info
Yoga for Absolute Beginners
Have you been curious and wanting to give yoga a try? Come to a gently paced class that introduces those new to yoga to the practice. Including poses appropriate for beginners, an introduction to using yoga blocks and straps, utilizing the breath, and relaxation to help settle the mind and emotions. Learn how to move through poses with short flows and to hold poses to build strength while using the breath to go deeper into the form. Leave feeling refreshed and ready for the rest of your day.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Yoga for Absolute Beginners 32974 4/16/2020 - 6/25/2020 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Th Brambleton Info
Yoga for Life
Are you looking for an exercise which is enjoyable, fun, and can be sustained for life? Why not make time for yourself? You are worth it! Stretch, breathe, feel good, meditate, relax, and let go of tension and stress. This class will strengthen the body, quiet the mind, renew the spirit, and help you experience a greater sense of joy and overall well-being. This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Eight week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Yoga for Life (W, 18+) 31966 4/22/2020 - 6/24/2020 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Yogilates
Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Yogilates (ages 18+, M) 32978 3/2/2020 - 5/4/2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM M Brambleton Info
Cancelled Yogilates (ages 18+, W & F) 32979 2/28/2020 - 4/1/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM W,F Brambleton Info
Cancelled Yogilates (ages 18+, W & F) 32980 4/15/2020 - 5/15/2020 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM W,F Brambleton Info
Flex and Flow
Does your yoga practice need a lift? Try a new yoga sensation - yoga with weights! In this class, we will combine basic yoga flows with gentle weight lifting. All major muscles groups will be toned, resulting in better posture and leaner muscles. All levels welcome, although prior yoga experience is preferred. Instructor: Abby Reed.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Flex and Flow (18+) 31952 3/12/2020 - 4/23/2020 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Flex and Flow (18+) 31953 4/30/2020 - 6/11/2020 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Beginner/Intermediate Hatha Yoga
This class is designed with beginners in mind, but is also for experienced practitioners who appreciate a more gentle pace. Come enjoy this balanced class that incorporates deep stretches along with strength building poses, all while moving minfully through the sequences. 10 week class. Instructor: Robyn Amstutz
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Beginner/Intermediate Hatha Yoga 32975 4/13/2020 - 6/29/2020 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM M Brambleton Info
Cycle Sampler
The title says it all! Each night you will sample a variety of skills to target different muscle groups. This class will incorporate HIIT techniques, free weights, and hill climbs, all layered into a high cardio cycling class. You are guaranteed to stay on the edge of your seat during this unique cycle offering. Six week course. Instructor: Beth Hoel.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Cycle Sampler (TH, 18+) 34000 5/28/2020 - 7/2/2020 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM Th Brambleton Info
Ironman Fan to Finisher - Tri Outdoor Cycling!
Work with the triathlon cycling experts and experienced bike mechanics at East Coasters Bike Shop to ensure that you and your bike are ready to race! Topics covered will include optimal bike fit, bike setup, basic maintenance and race day strategies. An optional road ride will be available, so please bring cycling appropriate clothing and footwear. East Coasters Bike is located at 3224 Brambleton Ave, Roanoke, VA 24018.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ironman Fan to Finisher - Tri Outdoor Cycling! 52206 5/2/2020 - 5/2/2020 Sa East Coasters Bike Shop Info
Self Defense Workshop (Ages 16+, Spring)
Vacation season is coming-learn tips to keep yourself safe and aware as you travel and learn some self defense moves! The workshop is designed to raise awareness of everyday tasks and to protect yourself in situations. Contact will be part of the workshop so make it fun and bring a friend! Participants should wear comfortable clothes, bring water and a notebook to take notes. Michelle Behrns is not only a Tru Self Defense Instructor but also teaches kickboxing, is a fitness instructor and teaches Shorin Ryu.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Self Defense Workshop (ages 16+, Apr 25, Sa) 28549 4/25/2020 - 4/25/2020 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Early Bird Cycle
Fuel and energize your day by cycling at the Brambleton Center! Jumpstart your metabolism, burn calories and set your weekend into the right gear with this new morning class. Enjoy a motivating group environment that will help you achieve personal goals week after week. 6 week course. Instructor: Heather Richardson.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Early Bird Cycle (Fri, 18+) 31980 3/13/2020 - 4/24/2020 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM F Brambleton Info
Salsa Dance
Add some Latin flavor to your Thursday evenings! Guia Salsa Noke will instruct and guide you through a rhythmic eight week session. Each night will focus on foot work, proper leading, frame, and posture. Come as a beginner or to improve your technique. Cost is per individual- participants are not required to sign up with a partner. Eight week course.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Salsa Dance (18+) 34003 3/26/2020 - 5/14/2020 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Ironman Fan to Finisher - Tri Indoor Cycling!
Triathlon season is right around the corner, get ready for the ride! Join an experienced trainer and hop on one of our high quality indoor cycles for a fun and informative training session. Learn how to utilize indoor cycling as solid preparation for outdoor racing! This session will cover topics such as workout structuring, equipment setup, and incorporating indoor cycling into your overall training plan.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ironman Fan to Finisher - Tri Indoor Cycling! 52205 4/25/2020 - 4/25/2020 Sa Brambleton Center - Cycling Studio Info
Jazzercise Strength 60
Jazzercise's class that aims to sculpt lean muscle through weight and resistance training for a tight, toned physique in 60-minutes. This class with transform your body! Instructor: Suzanne Miller.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Jazzercise Strength 60 (W @ 6:30 pm, 18+) 31942 3/11/2020 - 5/13/2020 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Register Jazzercise Strength 60 (W @ 6:30 pm, 18+) 31998 5/20/2020 - 7/22/2020 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM W Brambleton Info