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February 2018 Events | West Chester & Eagleview

Join us for some fun around the club in February! Click here to download a copy of our calendar.


Women & Weights Mini Clinic with Tyler Adams*
February 1, 7, 12, 20 & 26 | 9am | Functional Training Area | FREE
*Email tylerad@acac.com to register.
Eliminate the intimidation of weightlifting! You’ll learn the basics of strength training and how to incorporate it into your workout routine for increased energy, improved bone health, and an aid to weight loss.

Stretching Mini Clinic with Tyler Adams*
February 1, 5, 14, 19 & 28 | 10am | Functional Training Area | FREE
*Email tylerad@acac.com to register
Learn the importance of stretching pre- and post-workout and how to incorporate basic stretches into everyday activities.

Blood Pressure Screenings (WC & EV)
Friday, February 2 | 10-11am | Lobby | FREE
In honor of National Wear Red Day and Heart Health Month, receive a free blood pressure screening and tips for maintaining a healthy heart!

Back Strength Mini Clinic with Jonathan Slater*
Saturday, February 3 | 11am | Functional Training Area | FREE
*Email jonathansl@acac.com to register
A strong back means a strong core, decreased risk of lumbar pain and injury, and improved appearance. Learn how to train your back safely and effectively to enjoy these benefits!

Kids in Motion SGT Class with Donna Dufoe*
Saturdays in February | 12-12:30pm for ages 5-7; 12:40-1:30pm for ages 8-13 | Studio B | $84 M, $148 NM
*Email donnad@acac.com to register
Kids will learn exercise fundamentals to build physical skills and will leave with a sense of achievement. Class includes cardio drills, balance, flexibility, coordination, and patterning of movements.

Intro to Sound Healing Yoga*
Saturday, February 3 | 1-3pm | Yoga Studio | $20 M, $30 NM
*Register at Member Services by January 30th
During an all-levels Hatha yoga class led by Brian C., accompanied by John Sciortino playing the singing bowls, you will experience first hand an amazing practice designed to energize while providing deep relaxation and chakra balance.

Family Fitness
Sundays, February 4 & 11 | 10:30am | Kids Arena | FREE
Join us for a fun workout the whole family can enjoy! No sign up required.

Dance Academy*
Begins February 5 | Times vary | $250 per child for members; $275 per child for non-members
Sign your children up to learn beginner dance, ballet, jazz, hip hop, and more! For ages 3 and up. Registration fee includes 2 tickets to recital and costumes. Contact Leanna at leannaj@acac.com to learn more.

Kids Night Out (WC)*
Fridays, February 9, 16 & 23 | 6-9pm | Adventure Central | FREE w/ Family Membership
*Email wcspecialevents@acac.com to sign up starting 9am on February 1
Children enjoy games, sports, swimming, movies and fun while parents enjoy time out on the town! Families may register for one fun night per month. Due to popularity of the program, there is a $20 no-show charge per child. Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance.

Partner Yoga*
Sunday, February 11 | 1-3pm | Yoga Studio | FREE
*Register online under Programs starting February 1
Bring a friend or a loved one and join us for this special partner yoga class. Not just for lovers, “partner yoga” uses another person to support and deepen yoga practice, sharing movement of space while building strength, flexibility and balance. Stay for champagne and strawberries after class! Members may bring a guest for free. Class size limited to 20 couples. Please give 24 hours’ notice if you need to cancel; otherwise, a $20 fee will be charged.

Book Club
Monday, February 12 | 1:30pm | Conference Room | FREE
Join the book club for a discussion of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boye. No sign up required.

Salsa Basics*
Tuesday, February 13 | 12pm | Studio B | FREE
*Register online under Classes starting February 1
Join us to learn the basic steps, posture, and footwork of salsa. Led by Julie Berger of Salsa in the Suburbs Dance Studio. No partner or previous dance experience required. Classes are free and open to all members. Guests welcome!

Youth Floor Hockey League*
Begins February 13 | Times vary | Kid’s Arena | $115 M, $125 NM
acac’s instructional academy teaches age-appropriate skills, concepts and game strategies while emphasizing fair play, sportsmanship and cooperation. For ages 5-12. Contact Mike at mikeca@acac.com for more info.

Valentine’s Day at the Spa*
Wednesday, February 14 | 3-8pm | Spa | Prices vary
*Visit the Spa or call 610-436-6200 to book your appointment
Treat yourself or a loved one this Valentine’s Day! Join us on Wednesday, February 14th for an evening of wine, cheese, chocolate, and discounted express Spa services. Appointments are available 3-8pm.

Kids Night Out (EV)*
Wednesday, February 14 | 5-8pm | acac Eagleview | FREE w/ Family Membership
*Email evspecialevents@acac.com to sign up
Drop your kids off for a fun night in Kids Zone while you enjoy a night out on the town! Kids will enjoy making a Valentine’s Day craft, games, and snacks! For children ages 2 and up.

Kids Day Off*
Friday, February 16 & Monday, February 19 | 8am-6:30pm | Adventure Central | $52 M, $62 NM
*Register online under programs starting February 1
What are your kids doing while school is out? Drop them off at acac for a day full of fun! For children registered in kindergarten-8th grade.

Arms Mini Clinic with Jonathan Slater*
Saturday, February 17 | 11am | Functional Training Area | FREE
*Email jonathansl@acac.com to register
Now is the time to get your arms ready for summer! Learn moves to help strengthen and tone your arms.

Family Qigong
Saturday, February 17 | 1:45pm | Yoga Studio | FREE
All ages can benefit from building Qi- one’s energy within the body. Bring the kids to this fun, meditative, full body movement class with Donna Dufoe, Qigong Certified Instructor. No mats required; is done standing. Chairs are available if needed.

Grocery Store Tour*
Monday, February 19 | 1pm | Giant on Boot Road
Tuesday, February 20 | 6pm | Giant on Boot Road
*Register online under programs starting February 1
Do you have a love-hate relationship with grocery shopping? Join acac nutritionist and registered dietitian Margaret Moses for a grocery Giant Food and learn the secrets to a successful, cost-effective, and healthy shopping experience. Participants will accompany Margaret through key store departments, learn how to read food labels, enjoy food samples, and receive personalized guidance. Contact margaretmo@acac.com for more info.

Post-p.r.e.p. Guide*
Wednesday, February 21 | 1pm | Conference Room | FREE
*Register online under classes starting February 1
This presentation will cover everything you need to continue your fitness journey at acac post-p.r.e.p! Contact constancel@acac.com or elizabethpac@acac.com to learn more.

Lifeguard Training Course*
Begins Wednesday, February 21 | 8pm | Aquatics Center | $300 M, $350 NM
*Contact larryj@acac.com to register
Learn how to respond to aquatics emergencies with our comprehensive lifeguard training and/or recertification course. Upon completion, participants receive a two-year certification in Lifeguard Training, First Aid, CPR for the Professional & AED.

Family Pizza Bingo*
Saturday, February 24 | 5-7pm | Kids Arena | FREE w/ Family Membership
*Sign up online under classes starting February 1
Join us for bingo, pizza, prizes and fun! Pizza will be served at 6pm. Space is limited! Register online starting February 1.