Community Events

Walk in the woods, do yoga with cats and more at these healthy upcoming events

HEALTH SCREENINGS IN CHESCO, MONTCO

When: Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: 141 E. Swedesford Road in Exton, 700 Nutt Road in Phoenixville, 1540 Cowpath Road in Hatfield and 967 S. Township Line Road in Royersford.

More Details: GIANT Food Stores is offering free health screenings at select in-store pharmacies. There will be free blood pressure checks as well as glucose and cholesterol screenings. Appointments aren’t necessary.

YOGA WITH CATS IN MEDIA

When: Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m.

Where: Providence Animal Center, 555 Sandy Bank Road

More Details: Participants will be doing all-levels vinyasa yoga with adoptable cats from the animal center. People should bring a mat or towel and water to the class. All experience levels are welcome. The cost is $20. For more information and to register, visit bit.ly/2rivtDc.

WALK THE WOODS AT FRENCH CREEK STATE PARK

When: Wednesday, May 24, from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Where: Hopewell Big Woods Trail, 166 Center Road in Douglassville

More Details: Participants will explore the trail with a park educator. This week, people will meet at the parking lot of the new Hopewell Big Woods Trail. The trail is wheelchair and stroller friendly. For more information, visit bit.ly/2pP1XFc.

SENIOR HEALTH AT NORTH PENN & POTTSOWN YMCAs

When: Wednesday, May 31

Where: YMCAs of Indian Valley, Lansdale & Pottstown

More Details: Each YMCA will have events to celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day. Indian Valley YMCA will be at Franconia Park located at 671 Allentown Road, Franconia. For more information, call 215-723-3569, ext. 115. The Lansdale Area YMCA event will be held at 608 E. Main St., Lansdale. The Pottstown YMCA event will be held at 724 N. Adams St., Pottstown. For more information, call 610-323-7300.

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