Special Report to Blowing Rock News from Appalachian Regional Healthcare System. By Gillian Baker. January 6, 2016. BOONE, NC – If making a healthy lifestyle change is a goal for you in 2016, the Wellness Center can point you in the right direction. The Paul H. Broyhill Wellness Center, a member of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, will host its second annual New Year New You event on Saturday, January 9, from 8 am – 1 pm. Participants may enjoy free access to the facility between 8 am – 4 pm. The Paul H. Broyhill Center is located at 232 Boone Heights Drive in Boone.
The goal of the event is to provide guests with a free, behind the scenes look at what the Wellness Center has to offer. Participants will be able to sample a variety of beginner level fitness classes which include, Crossfit, Spin, Yoga and Water Aerobics. During the event, participants may also meet the Wellness Center staff, enjoy free family swim time and register to win door prizes. Additionally, participants may take advantage of a reduced membership initiation fee available only during the event.
Tours will also be available throughout the day to allow guests an opportunity to explore the 63,000-square-foot fitness facility. The Wellness Center, which just celebrated its 17th anniversary, is outfitted with an indoor track, two pools, racquetball and basketball courts, a cardio fitness area, free weight gym, locker rooms, a massage therapy studio and childcare services.
“The goal from the very beginning has always been to establish a place for the community to connect,” said Jodi Cash, Director of the Wellness Center. “Hopefully, through this New Year New You event, we will be able to welcome some new members and assist them in meeting their wellness goals in 2016.”
To learn more about the New Year New You event or the Paul H. Broyhill Wellness Center call, 828-262-1060 or visit, http://wellness.apprhs.org .