Fit and Fun Exercise Classes

Wednesdays, 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Begins again on: October 30th to December 4th

Low Impact Aerobics; Improve Joint Mobility and your Balance while moving to fun music!  This class also incorporates resistance bands and balls for strengthening of muscles and helping to increase mobility in arms, lets and trunk.  A good workout for everyone.

The class is mostly done sitting in a chair but you can stand to do some of the strengthening and mobility exercises if you wish.

Fee: $36 for 6 classes.  Membership required.

Please register and pay with the front office before the first class.

Creative Movement Exercise Class

Tuesdays, 10:00 am to 11:30 am

October 1st – November 12th  (no class on Oct. 22nd)

For: Balance & Falls Prevention

Participants follow gentle exercises done to music, each person doing the exercises according to their own abilities.  Exercises are done in chairs but you may stand if you wish. Exercises are directed to the needs of a person with Parkinson’s or with mobility concerns and include:

Postural awareness, Balance, Flexibility and Ease/range of motion.  Repetition is important for improvement and building confidence.  It is a gentle program that is beneficial to anyone in feeling better.

Please register with payment in the front office. $38.00 for 6 weeks.

Strengthen & Stretch Fitness Class–New!

Thursdays, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Begins again on: October 31st to November 28th

This new class focuses on Heart Health.  It consists of:

  • low impact cardio
  • strengthening exercises to increase your heart rate
  • hand-held weights and soft balls
  • some dancing style exercises
  • mostly standing exercises
  • a good workout!

$36.00 to attend.  Please register before the first class.  Membership required.

Seated Yoga: New!

WEDNESDAYS,  12 noon – 1:00 pm

September 25th to November 6th

Gentle Yoga exercises can focus on functional mobility, coordination and enhancing lymphatic flow. Breathing and meditation exercises are part of this class as well.  Yoga is one of the gentlest forms of exercise, either sitting in a chair, or standing, using the chair for support.

Wear loose comfortable clothing.

$38.00 for 6 weeks.   Membership Required.  Please register with payment in advance of the classes.

Book Club

Join a group of avid readers to discuss the Book of the Month. Discussion is moderated by a librarian from the Toronto Public Library.  

Wednesday, November 6th at  2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Pre-registration & membership required.
Call 416-231-3431 to register.

Program Fee: $1.00 per day

Books are available in the front office. This month’s book is: “”A Curious Beginning: a Veronica Speedwell mystery.” (Series: Veronica Speedwell novels, 1).