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Gambit's summer 2017 Health book listings: Dance, Zumba & hula hooping 

Ballet Class. Rosenwald NORDC Center, 1120 S. Broad St., (504) 658-3052; www.nordc.org/parks/rosenwald Dance Fit New Orleans holds free weekly ballet classes. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Weekly on Thursdays.

Bookoo Rueda. Ashe Cultural Arts Center, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., (504) 569-9070; www.ashecac.org Baba Luther Gray leads weekly music and dance classes based on Afro-Cuban and New Orleans rhythms. Visit www.bkrueda.com for details. Donations accepted. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Weekly on Wednesdays.

Cardio Line Dancing. The Esplanade, 1401 W. Esplanade Ave., Kenner, (504) 468-6116; www.esplanademall.com The cardio line dancing class is free and open to the public. Contact (800) 561-4127 or visit www.peopleshealth.com/wellness to register. 8:30 a.m. June 7.

Dance Fitness. Lyons Center, 624 Louisiana Ave., (504) 658-3004; www.nordc.org/parks/lyons Dance Fit New Orleans holds a free weekly dance fitness class. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Weekly on Wednesdays.

Hip-Hop Dance. St. Bernard Recreation Center, 1500 Lafreniere St., (504) 658-3040; www.nordc.org/parks/stbernard A weekly dance class teaches hip-hop moves. 5 p.m. Weekly on Wednesdays.

Hip-Hop Dance Fit NOLA. St. Roch Park, 1800 St. Roch Ave.; www.crescentparknola.org The weekly outdoor dance class includes isolations and freestyling. 11:30 a.m. Weekly on Saturdays.

Hip-Hop Ya Brass. Mandeville Wharf at Crescent Park, 1008 N. Peters St.; www.crescentparknola.org Move Ya Brass holds a recurring hip hop-inspired exercise class. Visit www.moveyabrass.com for details. 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Weekly on Tuesdays.

Hula Hooping. Gernon Brown Rec Center, 1001 N. Harrison Ave., (504) 658-3151; www.nordc.org/parks/gernonbrown A hula hooping class meets every week. 11 a.m. Weekly on Mondays.

Kickboxing Fit NOLA. NORDC Treme Center, 900 N. Villere St., (504) 658-3160; www.nordc.org/parks/treme A weekly kickboxing class meets. 11:30 a.m. Weekly on Saturdays.

Line Dancing. Rosenwald NORDC Center, 1120 S. Broad St., (504) 658-3052; www.nordc.org/parks/rosenwald There are line dancing classes for beginning and intermediate dancers. 6 p.m. Weekly on Wednesdays. There also is a class at St. Bernard Recreation Center (1500 Lafreniere St.) at 6 p.m. Weekly on Tuesdays.

NOBA Ballet. Stallings St. Claude Rec Center, 4300 St. Claude Ave., (504) 658-3053; www.nordc.org/parks/stallingsstclaude A weekly dance class presented by New Orleans Ballet Association is for dancers ages 6-11. 5 p.m. Weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Second Sunday Family Hoop Jam. Goldring/Woldenberg Great Lawn, City Park, 8 Victory Ave., (504) 482-4888; www.neworleanscitypark.com Hey Now Hooping hosts the free gathering the second Sunday of every month in which participants of all ages practice hula hooping. Hoops are provided. Email heynowhooping@gmail.com or call (504) 215-9090 for details. 1 p.m. June 11, July 9 and Aug. 13.

Strong by Zumba. East Jefferson YMCA, 6691 Riverside Drive, (504) 888-9622; www.ymcaneworleans.org — Participants move in sync with music to gain muscular endurance, tone and an increased afterburn. 5:45 p.m. Weekly on Wednesdays.

Swing Dance Basics. Rhythmic Arts Center, 2358 St. Claude Ave., (504) 252-9283; www.rhythmicarts.com The ongoing intro to swing dance basics is for beginners and encompasses the fundamentals of partnering. Drop-in registration $15. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Weekly Tuesdays and Fridays.

Zumba. East Jefferson YMCA, 6691 Riverside Drive, (504) 888-9622; www.ymcaneworleans.org — This interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party mixes low-intensity and high- intensity moves. Times vary. Weekly Mondays through Thursdays and Saturdays.

Zumba Fit NOLA. Gernon Brown Rec Center, 1001 N. Harrison Ave., (504) 658-3151; www.nordc.org A weekly cardio workout is a take on Zumba. 9:15 a.m. Weekly on Saturdays.


Bicycling | Cancer programs, education & events
Dance, Zumba & hula hooping | Educational events
Fitness & exercise | Foot races & walks
Health fairs, screenings & events
Meditation, self-care and spirituality | Nutrition & weight loss
Pilates | Pre-natal & post-partum workshops | Support groups
Training sessions | Yoga & tai chi

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