KENDALLVILLE — The popular Teddy Bear picnic, sponsored by the Community Learning Center, is Friday at 5:30 p.m. The picnic will change location this year, from CLC to the Kendallville Public Library to enjoy live music straight into Lake Bixler Park for Food Truck Friday.
The event is aimed at children ages 4-7, but children of all ages are welcome. The program is $10 and scholarships are available. Here is the link to register https://clcevents.eventcalendarapp.com/u/35349/173210
The children will prepare their picnic together and enjoy it on the hill behind the library, overlooking Lake Bixler.
For older audiences, the CLC and the library are sponsoring a free movie, “Where the Crawdads Sing,” at the Strand Theater on Wednesday, August 10 at 4:30 p.m. The film is based on the popular book of the same name. .
Registration is required by visiting www.thecommunitylearningcenter.org and clicking on the “Events” button.
Exercise classes are held regularly at the Community Learning Center. Here is the program :
Mondays and Wednesdays
strong senior: 9:00 a.m.; this class emphasizes cardiovascular endurance, strength, balance and flexibility.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Rock Steady Boxing: 1 p.m., for people with Parkinson’s disease. This unique program is based on training used by boxing professionals, suitable for people with Parkinson’s disease. Regular stretching, balance and non-contact boxing exercises are led by experienced trainers and coaches. The program is for men and women of all ages and ability levels, helping them fight their disease by providing physical fitness to improve their quality of life.
Tuesdays and Thursdays:
Zumba: 5:15 p.m.; high-energy movement over exotic rhythms of Latin and international beats.
Zumba step: 6 p.m.; Strong by Zumba combines bodyweight, muscle conditioning, cardio and plyometric training movements synchronized with original music specially designed for the program.
chair yoga: 11 a.m.; move your whole body through a full series of yoga poses. Chair yoga helps support individuals for a safe experience with a variety of seated and standing postures to increase flexibility