Wellness Center at Tanglewood Park
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Adults 50 and older can become a member of our Wellness Center at Tanglewood Park for only $9.00 per month or $100 per year.

Included in your membership:

  • use of fitness machines
  • discounted classes and free clubs
  • use of computer lab
  • special member events
  • early session sign ups
  • use of Game Room
  • copy of AgeWell Advantage (activity guide) mailed to your home
  • free health and nutrition literature

For a printable list of classes, view our newsletter:


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Classes Offered

KEY:Beginner LevelEasy LevelModerate LevelChallenging LevelOn the Floor

Art ClassesComputer ClassesEnrichment ProgramsFitness Classes

Acrylic Painting

In this class you will learn new techniques for washes, water and skies.

Class is held every Tuesday 9 a.m.-12 p.m. or 1-4 p.m.

Advanced Drawing

In this class you will work with charcoal, pastels, portraits and animals or pet portraits.

Advanced Watercolor Painting

In this class you will work on your own paintings and you will learn composition.

Basic Drawing

In this class you will learn perceptive, shapes, shading, values, landscape drawing and more.

Introduction to Watercolor Painting

In this class you will learn perspective drawing, value and color mixing. You will also learn how to use brushes and different paper. This class will prepare you for the advanced watercolor class.

Wet-on-Wet Oils

In this class you will learn the 'wet-on-wet' technique to paint with oils. You will paint mountains and beautiful sunsets. This is a fun and easy way to experience the joy of painting.

Class is held every Thursday from 4-7 p.m.

1-on-1 Computer Coaching

AgeWell Services now offers 1-on-1 computer coaching in the Computer Lab on Mondays by appointment only. Donations to AgeWell Services Wellness Office are requested. Please call (231) 733-8643 to schedule an appointment.

Computer Classes

If you are interested in any of the following classes, please stop by the Wellness Office to have your name added to a wait list. Once we have enough people signed up, we will schedule the class.
 - Basic Computers
 - eBay and Craigslist
 - Facebook
 - Introduction to Internet

Diabetes PATH

In this class you will focus on Type 2 diabetes, monitoring blood sugars, and diet.

Fit & Strong

In this class you will combine flexibility, strength training and aerobic walking with health education.

Healthy Eating

In this class you will learn about nutrition and how lifestyle changes can promote better health.

Matter of Balance

In this class you will improve flexibility, balance and strength.

Nutrition Counseling

AgeWell Services offers individualized nutrition counseling for a variety of conditions and lifestyle changes including:
- Weight management
- Diabetes
- General Nutrition for Older Adults
- Meal Planning
- Specialty Diets

$50 for the initial 1 hour session / $30 for 30 minute follow up sessions. Please call (231) 733-8643 to schedule an appointment!

Stretch 'N More

In this class you will learn health tips, relaxation techniques, stretching, weight training, and balance exercises. You will be able to work at your own pace to increase flexibility and reduce levels of pain and stiffness. It can be done sitting and standing.

Walk with Ease

In this class you will improve your gait and stability through class discussion, stretching and walking.

$1 Balance Class

In this class you will work on your balance and strength. This class is $1 per class and taught by our Wellness Intern.

Cardio Combo

This class is a circuit, we will be doing Kickboxing steps, ab work, drums alive, and working with weights and bars.

Cardio Dance

In this non-stop 40 minute class you will enjoy low and high intensity FUN aerobics with a cool down at the end.

Cardio Dance and More

In this non-stop class you will use enjoy cardio, weights for shoulders, abs and hoops with a cool down at the end.

Drums Alive Combo

In this class you will enjoy drums, cardio, and hand weights to help keep your strong. It is three classes in one: Silver Fun & Fit, Zumba Gold, and Drums. *This class is endorsed by Silver and Fit.

Dumbbells & Weights (D&W)

In this class you will challenge both muscular strength and muscular endurance by incorporating dumbbells (hand weights) and weights (with a bar) designed to work the major muscle groups. The instructor will continuously show you proper body form and technique.

Early Bird Stretch with Ball

In this class you will revitalize your body by stretching all your major muscle groups. This class will help keep your back healthy with some stretches on the stability ball. This class gets on the floor, but you may stay seated in a chair. *30 minute class.

Hatha Yoga 2

In this class you will work on relaxation, strength, balance and flexibility techniques with emphasis on proper body alignment and improved breathing. You should have prior yoga experience or comfortable standing, sitting and getting up and down from the floor.

Hatha Yoga 3

In this class you improve your flexibility, strength, balance, while learning additional poses and stretches.

Heavy Hands Cardio Plus

In this class you will use light hand wights at all times (optional) while wearing a Pedometer and recording each week on how many steps you can get in 25 minutes while going cardio moves. Go at your own pace. 

Hot Dog: Leg Weights

This 30 minute class takes weights that wrap around your ankle (Hot Dog weights), and builds muscle in the legs and hips. Classes start with light weights and progress to weights up to 10 pounds.

Intro to Tai Chi

In this class you will learn the history and basics of Tai Chi. The practice of Tai Chi helps you strengthen the muscles that support your joints to help reduce pain and stiffness. You may use a chair if needed.

Line Dancing 1

In this class you will have moderate movements to keep your heart healthy and burn calories.

Line Dancing 2

For teh crowd who has done more than a year of line dancing and liek ti faster with 'new moves.' Get your heart rate to a target and get fit. 

Seated Hatha Yoga 1

In this class you will be guided through a safe and gentle series of exercises to improve relaxation, flexibility, strength, range of motion, mental focus and breathing. Modifications for those with special needs will be offered. This entire class is done in a chair and there is no floor work.

Seated Zumba Toning!

Zumba class from your chair. Burn calories and exercise muscles using toning sticks. Enjoy exercise done to Latin music.

Seated Zumba with Golden Beat and Balance

This class combines Latin rythms with easy-tofollow moves to create an enjoyable cardiovascular workout and mind to improve coordination, balance and memory. No dance skills needed. Work out your entire body.

Senior Shape Up

In this 45 minute class you will work on strengthening your muscles and enjoy some aerobic walking and dancing.

Silver FUN and Fit

In this class you will enjoy a variety of fun, low impact aerobics, light weights, tubes, and Zumba.

Sit ‘N Fit

In this class you will start with stretching, continue with three cardio songs for fun and end with some light weights and standing balance exercises. This is a seated class working all the muscle groups and keeping your body mobile. This class is great for people with walkers, canes, wheelchairs or the fear of falling.

Stretch ‘N More

In this class you will learn a combination of health tips (arthritis and other), relaxation techniques and a majority of stretching exercises. You will work at your own pace to increase flexibility and reduce levels of pain and stiffness. This class can be done sitting in a chair or standing. *This class is endorsed by the Arthritis Foundation.

Zumba Gold!

This class combines Latin rhythms with easy-to-follow moved to create an enjoyable cardiovascular workout. No dance skills needed.

Zumba with Zumba Toning

1 hour class. Instructor Francine. - This class combines Latin rhythms with easy-to-follow moves to create an enjoyable cardiovascular workout. Burn extra calories and exercise muscles using toning sticks. This class burns about 800 calories per hour while engaging the core, upper and lower body. 

Zumba!

This class combines Latin rhythms with easy-to-follow moves to create an enjoyable cardiovascular workout. This class burns about 800 calories per hour while engaging the core, upper and lower body. (Music is loud!)