Current Classes and Workshops for All Ages

  Cycling for Wellness  Would you like to get to know new folks, and keep fit at the same time?  Our Cycling for Wellness group will meet Saturday mornings at the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville and will bike a manageable route around Lawrenceville. This event is for those adults who want to get back into cycling or just want to bike …

Yoga for Preschoolers

In Yoga for Preschoolers, kids will learn basic yoga postures and breathing techniques through stories, music, dancing, and more! This class promotes physical strength, flexibility, creativity, and confidence in a fun and energetic yet peaceful “yogic” atmosphere. Recommended for kids age 3-5. Thursdays 12:15-12:45 5/3 thru 5/24 Ages 3-5 Cost $6/class or $20 for the 4-week series.  

Mercer County Community Health Assessment

By Carol Nicholas, Administrative Director, Greater Mercer Public Health Partnership Residents of Mercer County are invited to help shape the way health and wellness services are provided in the region, thanks to a new survey by the Greater Mercer Public Health Partnership (GMPHP). The survey is available online at www.HealthyMercer.org. It will also be available at most of the Mercer …

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Cycle for Wellness -Weekly 5/5 thru 6/23

Get to know folks, and keep fit at the same time! Our Biking for Wellness group will meet Saturday mornings at the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville, for those adults who want to get back into cycling or just want to cycle of health.  (No, this is not an intense cycling club!)  This group will ride a manageable route in Lawrenceville, to …

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Is it Time for Your Pre-Retiree Checklist?

Provided by Michael Leahy, Financial Advisor Like everyone, you want to enjoy a comfortable lifestyle when you retire. But a successful retirement doesn’t just happen – it requires a lot of planning. And that’s why it’s a good idea to draw up a “pre-retiree checklist.” Such a checklist might look like this: __Twenty years before retirement: Try to estimate a …

Do You Know These Important Risk Factors For Heart Disease?

By Karen Buda, Coordinator, The Community Well Men and women share most of the same risk factors for heart disease. Almost all of them are considered controllable. Heart Disease Risk Factors You Can Control Smoking – If you smoke, work to quit. Better yet, don’t start. And for women, if you smoke and take birth control pills, your risk is …

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Financial Wellness Info Session: Preparing for and Living in Retirement – April 22nd

All are invited to join us for the next in our monthly series of free financial wellness seminars. The seminar will be held from 8:30 am to 9:45 am on Sunday, April 22, in the Lounge at the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville, 2688 Main Street in Lawrenceville. Retirement is top of mind for most everyone today. In our April 22nd …

Heart Disease and Women – Know The Warning Signs

By Karen Buda, Coordinator, The Community Well The American Heart Association reports that heart disease claims the lives of close to half a million women in the US each year. In fact, it’s the Number 1 cause of death for American women. That’s why it’s critical that women attend to their heart health and know the most common warning signs …

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Faith Yoga Tuesdays: start your day out right

Faith Yoga is back! Start your day out right with Faith Yoga, 7:15-8:15 AM Tuesdays, March 13 through April 17. Register for the whole series or individual classes. All yoga is, one might say, “faith yoga,” since it itself originated as a spiritual practice. This six-week Yoga experience integrates a specifically Christian spirituality. Taught by Courtney Leopold, a certified yoga …

Wellness Classes for All Ages-April!

Chair/Gentle Yoga Are you interested in yoga, but need a gentle beginner-level class? If so, our Thursday 10:00am Chair/Gentle Yoga class is a great fit Thursday 4/5 and 4/12 Drop-ins are welcome! http://communitywellnj.org/chair-gentle-yoga-begins-march-8/   Faith Yoga Are you deeply connected to the spiritual roots of yoga? If so, our Tuesday 7:15am Faith Yoga class is a great fit. Tuesday 4/10 …