The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades will host the third annual Yoga on the Green with the JCC’s master yoga instructor, Brenda Blanco, on Sunday, June 14, at 10 a.m. It will feature a free one-hour yoga class for people of all ages and levels. Hundreds are expected to take part in this one-of-a-kind fitness opportunity. The first 100 participants will receive swag bags with treats and educational information from Shea Moisture, Now Foods, Karma Organic, and Healthway Natural Foods. Lulu Lemon Athletica, an event partner, will display wearable yoga and exercise apparel.
The JCC has a skilled, inspirational team of certified fitness instructors teaching yoga, pilates, barre, cycling, zumba, and other specialized disciplines, as well as a roster of more than 90 free drop-in group exercise classes each week. In an effort to encourage members of the larger community to engage in more healthful activities, and to educate them to the wide variety of fitness options open to them, the JCC offers free community events of this kind several times a year.
The JCC also offers members and their families year-round health and wellness programs in its Russ Berrie Family Health & Recreation Complex. The comprehensive, ultramodern recreation facility offers members the benefits of individualized instruction, all the latest in state-of-the-art equipment, and a caring and motivational staff that assists people in achieving their fitness goals. Programs are geared for people of all ages and all fitness and skill levels. For information, call Barbara Marrott at (201) 408-1475.