Balance Class Information – updated Nov. 13th

The information below is for a class that is being held OFF-SITE at the Y Express, 11 South Kerr Avenue (off Market Street in a shopping center near the now-closed Hardee’s restaurant).

Please mark your calendars for Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 1:30pm-3:30pm every Monday & Wednesday through Wednesday January 31, 2018 except MLK Day on Monday Jan. 15th.

Matter of Balance is a Tier 3 (Highest Level Criteria) health promotion class designed to educate seniors in the area of Fall Prevention and introduce them to information, preventive techniques, and exercises to improve balance, increase strength, and reduce the risk of falling.  Great exercise, fellowship, and informative information to prevent falls.

A Matter of Balance class includes eight two-hour sessions (limited to twelve (12) seniors) led by two (2) Certified Matter of Balance Coaches. 

The Matter of Balance program is offered at no charge to seniors age 60 and older.  However, contributions to support Matter of Balance, Geri-Fit, and Tai Chi for Arthritis classes are always welcome and greatly appreciated. You can donate with cash, check, a package of 8 oz. water bottles, or boxes of breakfast bars. Thank you for supporting these classes.   

Contact Marjorie Lanier at the Y Express to register for the January 2018 class!  910-251-9622  ext. 261


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The same class will also be held at the Senior Resource Center same time, same dates as the information above – please contact Shantel to register at 798-6409 or email


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