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Coquitlam Celebrates Move for Health Day

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COQUITLAM, BC, April 27, 2016 – Move for Health Day is May 10, 2016 and Coquitlam is celebrating from May 9 – 11 with free events to get you moving.

Events include family drop-ins, leisurely walks, adult fitness classes, outdoor yoga, and even a time-management workshop. All events are free, and some require pre-registration.

May 9
Zumba® & Yoga, 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Rocky Point Park  (2800 Block Murray Street, Port Moody)

May 10
Preschool Play Time Drop-in, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Pinetree Community Centre (1260 Pinetree Way)

Guided Walks, 12 – 1:30 p.m. at Dogwood Pavilion (1655 Winslow Avenue) and Glen Pine Pavilion (1200 Glen Pine Court)

Family Drop-in & Adult Fitness Class, 6 – 9 p.m. at Summit Community Centre (1450 Parkway Boulevard)

Boot Camp Drop-in, 7:15 – 8:15 p.m. at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex (633 Poirier Street)

May 11
Flip Your Bucket Workshop, 6 – 8 p.m. at Glen Pine Pavilion (1200 Glen Pine Court)

These events are supported by BC Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA). Find all event details at coquitlam.ca/featuredprograms.

About Move for Health Day
Move for Health Day is an international event created in 2002 by the World Health Organization to promote physical activity. The BCRPA, with support from Healthy Families BC, leads our province in promoting this global event and the benefits of healthy active living.

For more information about Move for Health Day, visit bcrpa.bc.ca/mfhd.


Media contact:
Debbie Clavelle
Community Recreation Manager