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Parks Fitness: Family Fitness with Anthony

Join us for fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Grab the family and get active this summer! Join us for creative sports games, team challenges, and a great workout!   

This is an in-person class. Sign up for free through our online portal:

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10:00am - 11:00am
Repeats weekly on Saturday, starting from July 17, 2020, until October 3, 2020
LoPresti Park
33 Sumner Street
East Boston, MA 02128
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
East Boston
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Parks fitness: Cardio and Core with Ella

Join us for fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Spike your heart rate and work your whole core during this fun, high-energy workout suited for all levels. Participants will be led through a variety of movements to raise the heart rate and strengthen our center of gravity — the core!

Classes will be different every week, so you will never get bored. Modifications will be provided for those who want to take it up a notch or prefer lower impact movements.  There will be some core movements on our hands and backs, so bring a mat if you prefer not to do these on the grass.

This is an in-person class. Sign up for free through our online portal:

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5:00pm - 6:00pm
Repeats weekly on Tuesday, starting from July 14, 2020, until September 29, 2020
Walker Playground
550 Norfolk Street
Mattapan, MA 02126
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Mattapan
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Parks fitness: Penalty Box with Anthony

Join us for fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Penalty Box is a complete body workout program with over 119 exercises based around a patented fitness product. 

Every person goes at their own pace. With Penalty Box workouts, everyone is working at their own skill level. It can be the hardest or easiest workout in the world, depending on YOU.

This is an in-person class. Sign up for free through our online portal:

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4:00pm - 5:00pm
Repeats weekly on Monday, starting from July 13, 2020, until September 28, 2020
Iacono Playground
150 Readville Street
Hyde Park, MA 02136
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Hyde Park
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Parks fitness: Restorative Yoga with Born Bi-Kim

Join us for fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Born Bi-Kim leads a series of restorative yoga and light meditation offerings throughout the summer. This class offers light, self-body massage techniques and offers question and answer time after every session. Class is open to all ages and levels.

This is an in-person class. Sign up for free through our online portal:

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1:00pm - 2:00pm
Repeats weekly on Sunday, starting from July 12, 2020, until September 27, 2020
Marcella Playground
260 Highland Street
Roxbury, MA 02119
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Roxbury
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Parks fitness: Virtual Salsa with MetaMovements

If you are looking to keep fit, you can participate in a free fitness class offered by one of our certified instructors while still staying safely at home. Join us for virtual fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Learn a variety of Salsa dance styles through dance lines (animaciones) with MetaMovements Artist Collective dance instructors! Due to uncertainties of COVID-19 as well as the current 10-person limit on outdoor classes and gatherings, our Salsa series will take place on zoom until further notice. We look forward to doing these dance lines together soon!  

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6:00pm - 7:00pm
Repeats weekly on Monday, starting from July 13, 2020, until September 28, 2020
Virtual Class
Boston, MA 02201
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Citywide
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Virtual chair yoga at BCYF Paris Street

BCYF Paris Street is excited to offer virtual chair yoga!

Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be done sitting on a chair, or standing on the ground while using the chair for support.

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Meeting ID: 862 3129 8696
Password: 7q9z2E

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Repeats weekly on Wednesday, starting from June 10, 2020, until July 17, 2020
Join class via Zoom
Boston, MA 02201
Price:
FREE
Contact:
BCYF Paris Street Community Center
Neighborhood:
Citywide
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Parks fitness: Virtual bootcamp with G-Fit

If you are looking to keep fit, you can participate in a free fitness class offered by one of our certified instructors while still staying safely at home. Join us for virtual fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Bootcamp is where the mind and body collide for an all-out workout. Every session is different, keeping it fresh and challenging each body part for an effective session.

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8:00am - 9:00am
Repeats weekly on Saturday, starting from July 18, 2020, until October 3, 2020
VIRTUAL CLASS
BOSTON, MA 02201
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Citywide
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Parks fitness: Virtual Dance Fit

If you are looking to keep fit, you can participate in a free fitness class offered by one of our certified instructors while still staying safely at home. Join us for virtual fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Dance Fit is a cardio dance based class that will get your heart pumping and hips shaking while combining strength moves to get you stronger! Move and dance to the beat while breaking a sweat and torching calories.

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5:00pm - 6:00pm
Repeats weekly on Monday, starting from July 13, 2020, until September 28, 2020
VIRTUAL CLASS
BOSTON, MA 02201
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Citywide
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Parks fitness: HIIT class with G-Fit

If you are looking to keep fit, you can participate in a free fitness class offered by one of our certified instructors while still staying safely at home. Join us for virtual fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Finish out your week with a heart-pumping Summer Fitness Series HIIT Class that will help you kickoff your weekend feeling challenged and energized.

This is an in-person class. Sign up for free through our online portal:

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6:00pm - 7:00pm
Repeats weekly on Wednesday, starting from July 15, 2020, until September 30, 2020
Franklin Park
1 Franklin Park Road
Dorchester, MA 02121
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Dorchester
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Parks fitness: Afrobeats Dance with Afrobeats Dance Boston

If you are looking to keep fit, you can participate in a free fitness class offered by one of our certified instructors while still staying safely at home. Join us for virtual fitness classes sponsored by Boston Parks and Recreation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and the Boston Public Health Commission.

Afrobeats is infused with both the music and dance of Ghana, Nigeria, Angola, Congo, Senegal, Black America, and so many other regions of the diaspora. Afrobeats as a genre radiates throughout our people. 

This is an in-person class. Sign up for free through our online portal:

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6:00pm - 7:00pm
Repeats weekly on Thursday, starting from July 16, 2020, until October 1, 2020
Malcolm X Park
150 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Boston, MA 02119
Price:
FREE
Contact:
Jennifer Widener
Neighborhood:
Dorchester
Roxbury
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