Suffield Parks and Recreation welcomes spring with new programs
By Jennifer Coe - ReminderNews
Suffield - posted Wed., Apr. 10, 2013
Suffield Parks and Recreation is welcoming spring with a selection of programs for adults.
From April 4 to May 9, “Boxilates” will be offered. This fun, cardio-kickboxing class will get your muscles moving. The class is a full-body kickboxing class, which will be taught by second degree black belt Lisa Jordan. Class is geared for all levels and there is limited enrollment. Classes will run on Thursdays from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. at Superior Fitness of Suffield. The fee is $55 for residents and $65 for non-residents.
Also coming up for adults is a mini-trampoline class called “Rebounding.” Certified trainer Lisa Jordan, owner of Superior Fitness of Suffield, will help you bounce your way to fitness. A mini-trampoline will be used by registrants to increase balance and muscle strength. This small group training class is limited to six participants and this class will be held at Superior Fitness of Suffield. The class will run on Wednesdays, April 3 through May 8, from 9:15 to 10 a.m. or 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. The fee is $55 for residents; $65 for non-residents.
Kripalu Yoga for adults will be offered on Saturdays, April 20 through May 18, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Taught by Mary Callander, a certified Kripalu instructor, this class teaches balance, flexibility, concentration and focus. There is limited enrollment for this class, which will be held at Superior Fitness of Suffield. Registration deadline is Tuesday, April 16, and/or when the program is full. The fee is $50 for residents; $60 for non-residents.
If you’re not the athletic sort, Suffield will be also offering a flower-arranging class for adults starting on April 30. Sue Mayne will teach you how to assemble flowers that will impress everyone that comes into your home. This one-time class is open to flower-arrangers of all levels. Just bring a pair of scissors and your imagination. The class will run from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Middle School Home Economics Room #C140 and costs $28 for residents and $33 for non-residents. Registration deadline is Tuesday, April 23, or when program is full.
Iced 101 is the perfect opportunity to learn cake and cupcake decorating. In this three-class series, instructor Kim Guzzo will teach you how to make buttercream frosting, level a cake, do borders and writing and make a beautiful Rose Ombre Cake as seen on Pinterest. The class will be July 17, 24, 31, from 7 to 9 p.m., and will take place at the Suffield Senior Center, 145 Bridge St. The cost is $40 (additional materials fee $25 paid to instructor) for residents and $45 for non-residents.
For more information or to register, go to www.suffieldtownhall.com.