|New Green at Heart Yoga Hike offered on Sept. 12 at Ernie Miller Nature Center|
Experience the power of a walk in nature fused with the awareness of yoga during a new adult fitness program being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District at the Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 North Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe.
The program is called Green at Heart Yoga Hike and is for ages 16 and older. Participants can workout in the beauty of the natural world, stimulate their senses, and reap the benefits of hiking combined with the centering relaxation of yoga. This program is for all levels and is led by Certified Yoga Instructor Robin Olson, and Park Naturalist Molly Postlewait. In case of inclement weather, activities will take place inside the Ernie Miller Nature Center.
To find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities catalog and online listings, browse first under adult and then under fitness & health. In the catalog and when using the website’s advanced search, look for the keyword “yoga.”
Green at Heart Yoga Hike will meet at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The cost for one 90-minute session is $8 for Johnson County residents or $9 for nonresidents. Preregistration is required. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online at www.jcprd.com, click on the green “Register for Activities” button and complete a barcode search for 30159. This program will be offered again on Oct. 31 (barcode 30160).
This program is also eligible for credit in the Physical dimension for the JCPRD U holistic wellness program for participants ages three to 18. Participants can complete Achievement Classes (similar to academic grade levels) and earn Achievement Badges and awards. To register for JCPRD U, call (913) 826-2950.
Printed copies of JCPRD’s Activities catalog are available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches.