Grab a quick work out with Weights Express

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering a dynamic weightlifting course.

Weights Express offers participants a 30-minute workout twice a week that will be unique each time. Participants will build strength utilizing a variety of equipment to sculpt and tone all major muscle groups. Circuits and stations will also be incorporated into the program.

Class is offered 5:30-6 p.m. or 6:15-5:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Nov. 9-Dec. 16, at Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane. Cost of the class is $29 through Monday, Oct. 26, and $39, beginning Tuesday, Oct. 27, through the start of the class.

Register online at or at the following Parks and Recreation facilities:
8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday-Friday Parks and Recreation Administrative Office in South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane
9 a.m. – noon Monday-Friday, Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St.
Noon-3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.

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