Smoking Cessation Class in 2017

Lowell Community Wellness is pleased to support a Smoking Cessation Class beginning Tuesday, February 21st, from 6-9 PM at the Lowell Family Medical Center.  This six-week session is open to the public, free of charge, and is supported by the Pink Arrow Project.  Registration is encouraged, please call 6160446-7058.

Winter Outdoor Skills Class

Join Lowell Wellness and the Fortune Bay Expedition Team for one of the best courses in the midwest one winter outdoor skills.

This course is for beginners and intermediate adventurers who want to learn about camping and thriving in the winter conditions.   The course is based on the National Ski Patrol Curriculum for their Ski Patrollers.  Additional information about keeping warm, properly setting up shelter, sleeping, travel and much more.   The course has two parts – first a lecture at the Englehart Library.   Students can sign up for the lecture only and learn all about winter skills.   For those wishing for more of a challenge, the course continues with a practical exercise in Northern Michigan on the shore of Lake Michigan.   Learn all about the basics, tricks, tips and advanced skills from the best instructors in the state.

sledges

Lecture is held on January 8th, 2017 at the Englehart Library from 1 pm to 5 pm.
The practical starts the afternoon of January 20th until January 22nd in Wilderness State Park.

For more information and to register, click here.

Thanks for some great summer activities!

Summer Programming with Lowell Community Wellness

A big shout out for Dr. John Mogor and Kerry Foley for their contributions to a healthy, active summer in the form of Tai Chi and Yoga classes.  These weekly classes were part of the summer activity series offered by Lowell Community Wellness. Thank you to all who attended the Tai Chi classes and Yoga practice held on the Riverwalk.

Harvest Hustle 2016!

The Harvest Hustle is happening, as a part of the “Triple Crown” of 5K races in Lowell, on Saturday October 8th.  The race starts at 8:30 AM sharp and will follow a downtown course.  We will have official race timing for the first time in 2016! 

Stay tuned for online registration information!