The Rec Center will be holding a Party Hearty Zumba® Party on February 21 from 5:30 – 6:30pm as a fundraiser for the American Heart Association. Admission is $5.00 donation to the American Heart Association and open to both Rec Center members and guests eligible for membership. Heart healthy snacks will be served.
Earn a Zumba® merchandise gift card – All Rec Center members who bring 2 or more guests who are Rockwell Collins employees to the Zumbathon will receive a $10.00 Zumba® merchandise gift card. Every guest who is a Rockwell Collins employee that attends the Zumbathon will receive a 5-class punch card to attend Rec Center Zumba® classes through April 29, 2017.
You don’t Zumba®, but would like to donate?
To raise additional funds for the Heart Association, in the month of February, members can purchase red hearts for $1.00 each. These will be posted on the wall at the Rec Center to help show the fund raising progress.
GO RED: February is the perfect time for this event as it is the month designated to raise awareness of cardiovascular health. Most people have heard of the American Heart Association Go Red campaign whose goal is to raise awareness and educate the public to reduce the incidence of heart attacks and strokes.
Get Your Numbers: Ask your doctor to check your blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose. (The Rec Center can also provide these results.)
Own Your Lifestyle: Stop smoking, lose weight, be physically active and eat healthy.
Raise Your Voice: Advocate for more women-related research and education.
Educate Your Family: Make healthy food choices for you and your family. Teach your kids the importance of staying active.
Donate: Show your support with a donation of time or money.
(Source – American Heart Association)