From the office of Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke

Mayor Winnecke invites the community to join him at Sunrise Park at Waterworks Road and Riverside Drive on Saturday, June 20th from 9am-11am for this month’s Energize Evansville “Fitness in the Park” free workout. The program will feature Hip-Hop Line Dancing with Tonya Carter and Crew. The session will begin with a Healthier U Walk in partnership with Deaconess Health System.

Instructors will lead participants through different variations of each exercise so the exercise session is fun for all fitness levels. Everyone is encouraged to attend and exercise at their own pace.

“Fitness in the Park” is a health and fitness program launched by Mayor Winnecke as part of his Energize Evansville initiative to give individuals support to transform their lives thru physical activity. The program is held the third Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at a different city park or venue and features local fitness experts leading group exercises for all ages.

The Energize Evansville July 18 exercise session, Water Aerobics with Tri-State Athletic Club, will be held at Lorraine Pool, 2399 South Boeke Road.

The Energize Evansville August 8 exercise session, Aqua Aerobics with Bob’s Gym, will be held at Hartke Pool, 201 North Boeke Road.

For additional information, contact Evansville Department of Parks & Recreation Sports Director Lisa Wube at (812) 435-6162.