The Kaskaskia College Physical Therapist Assistant Club will be hosting a community wellness event on Saturday, April 5, 2014 in the KC Student Center.
“Your Personal Path to Wellness” will include wellness booths for assist with body mass index, blood pressure checks, and grip strength testing. Also included will be Brent Swartzlander, Doctor of Physical Therapy and Certified Wellness Coach, who will speak from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on the topic of Personal Wellness” The event will end with guided tours of the KC Fitness Trail and KC Fitness Center.
Tickets are $10.00 each or $15.00 at the door and proceeds will go toward the Physical Therapist Assistant Club events. Continuing education certificates are available for all licensed physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and massage therapists. Refreshments of lemonade, tea, and water will be served throughout the day.
According to event organizer, Kevin Tenpenny of the KC PTA Program, “The event goal is to engage up to 200 people throughout the college district in improving attentiveness to their wellness, as well as highlighting a few of the great features of Kaskaskia College such as the Fitness Trail and the Fitness Center.”
For more information, please call Tenpenny at 618-545-3221 or email