Ballet Fit classes set to begin this weekend

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is taking enrollments for its ballet-inspired workout program.

Ballet Fit is open to individuals 15 years-old and older and is offered 11-11:55 a.m. Saturdays, Jan. 12-March 9. This full-body workout is designed to improve flexibility, strength and core stability. Class will be held at Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane. Cost is $46 per person.  Previous dance experience is not required.

To register online, visit: or stop by any Parks and Recreation facility including: the Community Building; Sports Pavilion Lawrence; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Prairie Park Nature Center or the Administrative Office in South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, contact Jo Ellis, recreation instruction supervisor,, (785) 330-7355.