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May 29 2024

Free Lunch-Time Fitness Classes in the UIC Nutrition Teaching Garden

Lunch-Time Fitness Classes

May 29, 2024

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM


Nutrition Teaching Garden, AHSB


1919 W. Taylor St., Chicago, IL 60612



We’re excited to announce that the UIC Nutrition Teaching Garden (AHS) and UIC’s Campus Recreation are teaming up once again to offer free lunch-time fitness classes in the serene setting of the garden this summer! Students, faculty, and staff members are all invited to join us for these energizing sessions. If you wish to attend, please mark your calendars for any of the following dates and classes:

Date & Class Type:

  • Wednesday, May 29th at 12-12:45pm – Latin Dance with instructor Olivia
  • Tuesday, June 4th at 12-12:45pm – Yoga with instructor Em
  • Tuesday, July 23rd at 12-12:45pm – Core Strength with instructor Giselle

Location: Join us in the backyard of UIC’s College of Applied Health Sciences at 1919 W. Taylor Street. To find us, simply enter through the front doors, walk down the long hall, past the vending machines, and through the double glass doors to access the garden.

What to Bring: Please wear comfortable clothing. Equipment such as yoga mats, weights, and flavored spa water will be provided for your convenience. **Please note that classes may be moved indoors in case of unfavorable weather.

Questions or need accommodations? Contact Chrismarie Psichogios for fitness related inquiries or Renea Lyles for garden related questions.

These classes are designed for beginners, offering a perfect opportunity to rejuvenate during your lunch break amidst the beauty of nature. Feel free to share this invitation with your UIC colleagues and students.

We look forward to seeing you in the garden this summer!


Renea Lyes

Date posted

May 29, 2024

Date updated

Jun 11, 2024