[Athleticfacilitymembers-list] Recreation Updates
heminfo at fas.harvard.edu
Fri Sep 26 14:47:29 EDT 2008
Here are your recreation updates!!!
* Towel Service Card:
o The Recreation facilities are no longer able to hold IDs &
Towel Service Cards will officially replace the collateral
o Beginning Monday September 15th you will be able to pick up
your Towel Service Cards at the front desk of the MAC or
Hemeneway Gymnasium. Once you have picked up your Towel
Service Card it will be entered into the computer and will
indicate that you have indeed received the card.
o You must have *BOTH* your towel service card and your ID
must swipe "Admit with Towel" in order to receive a towel.
o This means if you forget your ID and the number is punched
in but you do not have your towel service card you will be
forced to pay for a towel!
o There is a $2 Replacement fee for lost or stolen cards.
(Payable only @ Hemenway/MAC)
o Use of the towel service card allows access to ONE towel at
o THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR LOST OR STOLEN CARDS OR TOWELS!
o If you DO NOT return a towel you will not receive a towel
card & will have to pay the replacement fee ($2) for a new
* Sweat Towels
o The Hemenway & Malkin are now offering free sweat towels on
the fitness floors.
o We ask that you use and return these towels to the various
laundry bins around the facility.
o They are a courteous service that we are offering in order
to better each member's experience at the facility.
* Comment Cards
o You will notice NEW comment boxes around the facilities.
o Please give us your feedback and a manager will respond to
* Yoga Mats
o We are selling mats at the front desk of both Hemenway and
the MAC for $15.
o New ones have been ordered and will be available shortly.
* MALKIN WOMEN'S LOCKER ROOM
o This will affect those who rent locker #'s 161-196
o The Varsity Visiting Volleyball Teams will be using the
Visiting Team Room located in the Women's Recreational
Locker Room on the following dates:
+ Friday, October 3 (4pm - Close)
+ Friday, October 17 (4pm-Close)
+ Saturday, October 18 (1pm-Close)
+ Saturday, November 1 (1pm-Close)
+ Friday, October 7 (4pm-Close)
+ Saturday, October 8 (1pm-Close)
+ During the above times, the visiting team room will be
unaccessible to ALL members.
* Please note the following dates are football games and there will
be paid parking at the athletic complex
o October 11th
o October 18th
o November 8th
o November 22nd
* Blodgett SPECIAL CLOSING
o No evening swim on Wednesday November 1st.
* Pilates In Pink 2008
o Mark your Calendars - Thursday October 23rd 5PM
o Please visit the following link:
* Group Exercise
o Hemenway & Malkin Group Exercise Classes are in full effect.
o Visit the following link for
* Ballroom Dance and Salsa Dance is being offered at Hemenway
Gymnasium for 8 weeks starting Thursday, October 16th.
o Registration begins on Monday, September 29th at the front
desk of Hemenway.
o For more information pick up a brochure at the front desk or
go to www.gocrimson.com.
* Recreation Olympics
o Saturday November 15th 1-4pm at the Malkin Athletic Center
o Details will be posted on the webpage on Monday - stay tuned!
o Events will include:
+ 50 Freestyle
+ Bosu Battle
+ Obstacle Course
+ Relay Race
* Workshop Information
o Workshops are /complimentary/ for facility members who have
group exercise class access. Facility members who have not
purchased group exercise class access may attend by paying
the $7.00 drop in fee at the front desk of Hemenway
Gymnasium. Twenty five class passes will be available 30
minutes prior to the start time of class on a /first come
first serve basis.
o Workshops will take place in the Hemenway Gymasium
Multi-purpose room. Brochures with full class descriptions
are available at the front desk of Hemenway Gymnasium or
online at www.gocrimson.com
How to have a regular Yoga practice
Date: Saturday, October 11th
Instructor: Larisa Dupont
Core Yoga Workshop for the Beginner to Intermediate
Date: Saturday, October 25^th **
Instructor: Ray Iasiello*
Yoga Backbends for the Beginner to Intermediate
Date: Saturday, November 8th
Instructor: Ray Iasiello
Hip Opening Workshop
Date: Saturday, December 6th
Instructor: Kerry Smith
Date: Saturday, December 13th
Instructor: Kerry Smith*
Thanks so much!
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