Events & Programs

The Recreation & Wellness Center is proud to offer a variety of programs that promote health and wellness for students, faculty and staff. From group fitness and instructional classes to individualized training and nutrition assistance, the staff is dedicated to supporting all of your personal goals to make you the healthiest person you can be.


2018-19 Events & Programs

ADVENTURE RACE - RUN! PADDLE! BIKE!
Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 at 9 a.m.
St. Helena Heritage Park
123 Tuscarawas St.
Canal Fulton, Ohio 44614


TURKEY TROT
Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018
Kids 1/4 Mile Fun Run at 8:30 a.m.
Adult 5K at 9 a.m.
Kent State University at Stark


RUNNING CLUB: Spring 2019 - Fall 2019
Info Session: Jan. 28 at 12 p.m.
Recreation & Wellness Center
Kent State University at Stark

Benefits of joining the Running Club:

  • Learn strengthening and stretching techniques
  • Develop a plan for your next race
  • Find new races
  • Extra motivation when running with a group

YOGA CLUB: Starts Jan. 22
Mondays: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Recreation & Wellness Center Aerobics Room
Kent State University at Stark

Yoga Club participants will:

  • Learn new yoga poses
  • Discover various types of yoga
  • Explore different elements associated with yoga practice
  • Practice breating and meditation techniques
  • Grasp safety and alignment techniques

RUN THE WORLD STARK 5K
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Recreation & Wellness Center
Kent State University at Stark


SUMMER TOUR '19: STRETCH BREAKS
Every Wednesday: June 5 - Aug. 21, 2019
12:15 - 12:45 p.m.

The Recreation & Wellness Center is hitting the sidewalk for a summer tour and coming to a building near you. The class will conisist of gentle, relaxing stretches to recharge your work day. No need to change out of your work clothes, and you can come and go as you please.

  • June: 218 Science & Nursing
  • July: Main Hall Conference Room 1
  • August: Campus Center Fireplace Lounge

CONTACT:
Stacie Humm, MS, ACSM EP-C

Programs & Facility Manager
Recreation & Wellness Center
330-244-3390
shumm2@kent.edu