Great River Wellness Gym to host open house Feb. 14

An open house is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, at Great River Wellness Gym in Great River Health System’ Wellness Plaza, 1401 W. Agency Road, West Burlington, Iowa. The open house is for past and current:

  • Athletes from the health system’s training programs
  • Great River Health System employees and volunteers
  • Health Fitness members
  • Inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation patients

Guests also are welcome. Refreshments will be available.

“The intent of the open house is to thank everyone we have worked with to help restore and maintain their health, and those who have helped us continue to be one of the state’s premier rehabilitation and wellness programs,” said Jeff Taeger, director, Rehabilitation Services.

Events and information offered during the open house include:

  • Blood pressure, heart rate and blood oxygen checks
  • Burlington Area YMCA display and promotions
  • Climbing tower demonstrations
  • Southeast Iowa Living Well booth
  • Southeast Iowa Public Health Department booth
  • Exercise class demonstrations – Delay the Disease (Parkinson’s) and gentle movement
  • Great River Cardiology display
  • Healthful food preparation demonstration
  • Tours of the outpatient rehabilitation facilities, wellness gym and pools

Great River Health Fitness is waiving enrollment fees for those who sign up for a membership during February. For more information, call (319) 768-4191.