September 07, 2016
SIU offering ‘Life Long Leisure Programs’
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Are you searching for a new hobby, skill, or the opportunity to get in shape this fall? Southern Illinois University Carbondale is offering a number of “Life Long Leisure Programs” starting this month.
The activities include boxing, fusion belly dance, karate and women’s self-defense. The instructor-led, nine-week classes will be at the Student Recreation Center through mid-November and are open to the public. Student Recreation Center membership is not required, although there is a small discount for recreation center members.
SIU Extended Campus and the Student Recreation Center are offering the instructional recreational programs.
The activities, along with meeting times, dates and locations are:
Boxing: 5-6:30 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 12 through Nov. 16. Recreation Center Martial Arts Studio.
Fusion Belly Dance: 7-8 p.m., Mondays, Sept. 14 through Nov. 16. Recreation Center Dance Studio
Kickboxing: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 13 through Nov. 17. Recreation Center Martial Arts Studio.
Salsa Dancing: 7-8 p.m., Tuesdays, Sept. 13 through Nov. 15. Recreation Center Dance Studio.
Shotokan Karate: 6-7 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 13 through Nov. 17. Recreation Center Dance Studio.
Thai Boxing: 6:30-8 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 12 through Nov. 16. Recreation Center Martial Arts Studio.
Women’s Self Defense: Thursdays, Sept. 15 through Nov. 17. Recreation Center Mat Studio.
For more information or to register, visit
http://extendedcampus.siu.edu/rec or call 618/453-3430.