Pilates Reformer


Pilates on the Arc

Balanced Body Barre

Balanced Body Barre

Pilates Exo Chair

Click here to download a Pilates schedule.

Are you interested in getting certified to teach Pilates? Contact Bonnie Benesh at 319-295-0066.


Research has shown that Pilates improves spinal mobility, flexibility, muscular endurance, posture, body awareness, lower back pain and bone density. There is a fee to attend the following Pilates apparatus classes. All students must complete two private introductory sessions.  These must be scheduled through Bonnie. Refer to Personal Training for pricing information.

Pilates on the Reformer
Get a great full body workout that will stretch and strengthen the body. Mixed level and advanced classes available.

Exo Chair
Challenge the whole body with exercises designed to improve strength, balance, coordination and flexibility.  Click to watch a clip of Pilates Chair.

Pilates on the Arc*
This one of a kind class will challenge even the most seasoned Pilates students. Introduction classes are strongly recommended and instructor permission required.

Silver Pilates
This class is for students with special concerns, Osteopenia or Osteoporosis or those who have recently worked in physical therapy.

Silver Exo Chair
Improve strength, balance and coordination with this class exclusively for our active senior population. Students need to be able to get down and up from the floor to participate.

Silver Plus*
This class is an advanced version of our traditional Silver Pilates class.

*Instructor permission required.

Class Package Options are available for purchase at the Front Desk. Packages expire 90 days from purchase  date. Participants can register for classes up to 30 days in advance.

  • 10 Classes: $80
  • 20 classes: $140

Unlimited Pilates -$90 per month. This fee is monthly and set up via automatic withdrawal from a bank account or a credit card. Must be set up at the Rec Center front desk.

Single Class – $10 per class. Student can pay at the desk before or after each class. This is a good option for only one class at a time. Recommended for visiting students.

How to register online for Pilates classes:

  1. Login to your account
  2. Click on Group Activities on the home screen
  3. Change “All Events” search bar to Pilates then hit search classes
  4. Click green Sign Up button next to classes you wish to register for
  5. Select member you are registering
  6. When finished click “view cart” on top right corner of the screen
  7. Review all classes in cart. Hit submit payment.


  • Free Pilates Try It Out class each week
  • Mat class/Barre = FREE

Try It Out
A free “Try It Out” class is offered each Monday from 12:00-1:00pm. Class features exercises on the Mat, Arc, Ball and Foam roller. Sign up at the front desk up to 48 hours in advance. If this time doesn’t work, students may set up a Pilates orientation appointment at the Front Desk with a Pilates instructor.

Mat Pilates
Mat Pilates classes are complimentary and open to all Rec Center members. Take your mind and body to the next level with the most comprehensive core workout you have ever experienced.

Pilates Theme of the Month: Returning soon.

Balanced Body Barre
This complimentary class combines the high-energy, music driven fun of a Barre class with the precision, alignment, and emphasis on high quality movement found in Pilates.  Click here to watch a clip of Barre.