July 2017

The Move Yourself! Salem County outdoor walk and indoor exercise program sets its July 2017 dates. The outdoor walk-n-talks will begin at 10 AM in various parks throughout the county. The indoor exercises – tai chi and chair yoga will begin at 10 AM in the Stage Room at the Ware Building, 51 Cheney Road, Woodstown. The Ware Building is located two miles south of Woodstown off Route 45 behind the Salem County Vo-Tech and next door to the Salem County Special Services Salem Campus.

The Office of Aging is offering a free box lunch to participating seniors on Thursday July 13 and Tuesday July 25. To receive the free-boxed lunch, the participant must be over 60 years of age, fill out a small registration form, and RSVP by 8:00 am the day before. Seniors must call (856) 935- 7510 ext. 8302 to register for the boxed lunch. The box lunch is prepared by the Italian Kitchen of Pennsville and meets the nutrition requirements of the State Office of Aging.

The exercise schedule is part of the We Can! campaign to encourage residents with special needs to participate. We Can! Walks are on dates with ** before it. Caregivers and support staff are welcomed to attend. If a special needs resident requires transportation, please contact the Salem County Office of Aging at (856) 339-8622 in advance.

Below is the list of dates:

Date Location Exercise
Thurs. July 6 The Ware Building
51 Cheney Road Woodstown
** Chair Yoga
Tues. July 11 Carney’s Point Recreation Park
Penns-Grove Auburn Rd. Carney’s Point
**Outdoor Walk
Talk Tick-borne Diseases
Thur. July 13 Riverview Beach Park
Route 49, Pennsville
**Outdoor Walk Talk
Nature Walk
Tues. July 18 Marlton Recreation Park
123 Marlton Rd. Woodstown
**Outdoor Walk
Talk Tick ID
Thurs. July 20 The Ware Building
51 Cheney Road Woodstown
**Tai Chi
Tues. July 25

Salem County Recreation Park
Corner of Route 130 and Perkintown Rd.
Oldmans Township

**Outdoor walk
Talk How to Avoid tick Bites

Thur. July 27 The Ware Building
51 Cheney Road Woodstown
**Chair Yoga

In the event of severe weather or snow, the outdoor walk or exercise class maybe cancelled, please contact the Health Department at 856-935-7510, extension 8302.

Click here to download the schedule PDF

For more information about Move Yourself! Salem County, visit us online at health.salemcountynj.gov.  Also, get regular updates and walk dates and times at our Facebook page, located at www.facebook.com/SalemCountyHealth. We look forward to seeing our returning walkers and meeting new residents.