Classes & Programs

ALL LEVEL YOGA

Instructor: Maryann Quinn
Drop-in, $6 per class
Fri | 9-10 a.m.
A class for the newcomer and the seasoned yogi. Poses are adapted to suit the individual participant’s needs. We will focus on moving the body in various planes of movement to promote healing and restoration. Each class will conclude with a relaxation/meditation which can be done seated or lying down. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring your mat and water bottle. Adults

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YOGALATES

Instructor: Yolanda Hernandez
Drop-in, $6 per class
Thu | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
A combination of Yoga postures and Pilates core strengthening exercises, postural awareness, and stabilization. Benefits include better flexibility, muscular strength, and relaxation.  Adults

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BALLROOM DANCING 

Instructor: Bill Sapp 
Three 1-hour classes, $18R/$23NR

These fun dance classes teach fundamental steps to beginners and more intricate steps to intermediate and advanced students. Attend on your own or with a partner. Registration required. Adults

January

Cabin Fever Ballroom Dancing
Special series for first-time students only. FREE
Sun | 5-6 p.m. - Beginning January 3
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Newcomers Group:  Tango/Cha-Cha
Mon | 5-6 p.m.
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Intermediate Group:  Tango/Bolero 
Mon | 6-7 p.m.
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Advanced Group:  Foxtrot/Cha-Cha 
Mon | 7-8 p.m.
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TAI CHI

Instructor: Art Ferris
1-hour classes, $6 drop-in fee/class, FREE for 55+ Lifestyle Members
Mon/Wed | 9-10 a.m.
Classes start on Sep 13
No class 10/11
Tai Chi combines soft flowing movements with proper breathing techniques. Continued practice can relieve stress, increase strength and flexibility, energize the body. Adults
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STRIKE A BALANCE

1-hour classes, $6 drop-in fee/class, FREE for 55+ Lifestyle Members
Mon/Wed | 8-9 a.m.
Group fitness class combining strength training using weights, along with core and balance exercises and some cardiovascular work. All ability levels are welcome, as well can adjust accordingly to fit your needs. Please bring a mat, weights, water, and a towel. Adults
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BARRE SCULPT

Instructor: Yolanda Hernandez
1-hour classes, $6 drop-in fee/class, FREE for 55+ Lifestyle Members
Tue | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
An exciting workout to add to your weekly routine. This class combines dynamic ballet-inspired movements for non-dancers and strengthening exercises using light hand weights. It is a low-impact form of exercise, so it is gentle on your joints and suitable for all levels of fitness. A floor mat is not needed for this class. All you'll need to bring is a set of free weights between 2 and 5 pounds. Adults
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DANCE FIT

Instructor: Yolanda Hernandez
1-hour classes, $6 drop-in fee/class
FREE for 55+ Lifestyle Members
Fri | 9:30-10:30 a.m.
This is a fun, dance-fusion workout offering well-balanced intervals and movements to inspire and energize. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes and bring a water bottle. Adults
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PARKINSON'S ABC
GROUP TRAINING

Instructor: Yolanda Hernandez
1-hour classes, $6 drop-in fee/class
Mon | 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Wed | 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Fri | 10-11 a.m. - Seated
A – Agility B – Balance C – Coordination/Cognitive. Parkinson’s-specific collection of exercises that target common Parkinson’s constraints in agility, balance, coordination, and cognition. The class is fun yet challenging. This class is for people with PD who are ambulatory and do not require assistive devices. Caregiver required and can participate alongside patron for FREE Pre-Registration required please call the center to register (302) 239-8861 or kathleen.kozur@newcastlede.gov Adults

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PICKLEBALL STRATEGIES 
AND SKILLS

Instructor: Diamond State Pickleball Club
1 90-minute class, $25
SAT | 9:30 - 11 a.m. | March 12 - Beginner
SAT | 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. | March 12 - Advanced
This skills class will focus on game strategy: shot selection, court awareness and positioning as well as communicating and teamwork. The format will be interactive with the instructor to illustrate strategies and incorporate drills to reinforce the concepts taught. Ratio 4 participants per 1 instructor. Please bring a paddle and a water bottle. Adults
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IKEBANA WITH MIDORI

Instructor: Midori Tanimune
6 3 - hour classes, $65, $60 for NCC residents
WED | 1 3 p.m. | April 6 - May 11
Open your eyes to a unique, ancient style of flower arranging. Additional $5-$10 cash please bring to first-class- plant fee due to instructor, Midori at each class. Online registration required in advance of class start 4/6/22 Adults Adults
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