Health and Fitness

From aerobics and belly dancing to Pilates and Zumba, we offer dozens of fun courses to get you moving.

How to Register

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Courses

Barre Fusion

Barre Fusion combines the muscular conditioning of fitness, the lengthening/strengthening of ballet, and the core stabilization of Pilates-inspired mat work. This full-body workout for participants of all levels incorporates barre work, standing work, and floor work using light weights, resistance bands and tubes. Please bring a set of two- to five-pound hand weights, a yoga mat, and a towel. The rest of the props will be provided. Comfortable fitness attire and ballet slippers or yoga socks are recommended.

ZREC-129-700

Course does not meet on 6/19 & 6/26

ZREC-129-601

Course does not meet on 4/3

Course will be held in Brahan Hall, Room 114

Emma Castoria of Total Body Trifecta, Instructor

Barre Fusion
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Wednesdays, 6/5 - 7/31
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
ZREC-129 700 0 seats left $60Section Full

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HI-LO Impact Aerobics

This is a combination Hi-Lo impact class designed with both men and women in mind. Each class adheres to the exercise guidelines set forth by the American College of Sports Medicine. The one-hour class includes a complete cardiovascular workout and a stretching and strength training component that will tone muscles and burn fat. Routines are set to contemporary music by the original artists. Energize and have fun. This class is designed for all levels – everyone can be successful!

Course does not meet 7/1 & 7/29

 Course will be held in McDonough Sports Complex, Room 192

Chrissy Sarratori of Abs In Inc., Instructor

HI-LO Impact Aerobics
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Mondays, 6/3 - 8/5
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ZREC-012 700 6 seats left $65

My First High Peak

Are you curious about becoming a 46er and considering hiking your first high peak with other beginner mountaineers and nature lovers? This class will equip you with the basics to build a foundation that will last a lifetime. This is a “learn and do” class that will provide you with an introduction to beginner map reading skills and information on what gear you do and do not need. You will learn how to return from the peaks with as much zeal or more than when you began. You’ll also develop an increased love for the forest and earn an ADK High Peaks achievement shirt. Cost of class includes a $15 materials fee.

2 Sessions, first session at 99 Town Park Road, East Greenbush, NY. High Peak hike location TBA.

Hollan Bonjukian of Trufitness and Nutrition, Instructor

My First High Peak
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Sunday, 7/21
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sunday, 7/28
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
ZREC-120 700 6 seats left $125

Yoga I

This course is of value to students of any age, with or without previous experience in yoga. We will focus patiently on classic postures and breathing exercises to bring balance and wellbeing to the body, mind and spirit. With the development of physical flexibility and calmness of mind, we also lay the foundations for a rewarding lifelong practice of yoga. Please bring a mat designed for yoga and wear loose, comfortable clothes.

Wednesday class will not meet on 6/19

Thursday class will not meet on 7/4

Course will be held in Brahan Hall, Room 114

Jeanne Wein, Instructor 

Yoga I
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Wednesdays, 6/5 - 7/24
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
ZPGE-011 701 8 seats left $72
Wednesdays, 6/5 - 7/24
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ZPGE-011 702 4 seats left $72
Thursdays, 6/6 - 7/25
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
ZPGE-011 703 0 seats left $72Section Full

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Zumba

This hour-long dance-based fitness class is set to international rhythms. No experience in dance or aerobic classes is required and Zumba is open to all fitness levels. Wear sneakers and light clothes. Bring a water bottle!

Course does not meet on 6/19

Course will be held in McDonough Sports Complex, Room 192

Lori Hallenbeck of Abs In Inc., Instructor

Zumba
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Wednesdays, 6/5 - 8/14
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
ZREC-026 700 4 seats left $80

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Get in Touch

Division of Workforce Development and Community Education

Fitzgibbons Health Technologies Center, Room 334

Fax: (518) 629-8103

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer 2024 Hours (May 20 - July 26): Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday, Closed
(excluding college holidays and vacations)