Group Exercise


From Les Mills BodyPump and Zumba® to Spinning®, yoga, water aerobics, and more, the Bender JCC offers free daily group fitness classes for all interests and skill levels. Led by certified instructors and designed to boost endurance, strength, and motivation, classes are free to members and provide participants with the newest trends in group fitness.

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Physical exercise in all forms, even without equipment, is a strenuous physical activity. As such, you should consult your physician or other health care professional before starting this fitness program or any other fitness program to determine if it is right for you. If you are predisposed to a medical condition that may be worsened by physical exercise, please do not start this fitness program. Do not start this fitness program if your physician or health care provider advises against it. If you experience faintness, dizziness, pain or shortness of breath at any time while exercising you should stop immediately.

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$99 member/$149 nonmember
Mondays | 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Register for Tai Chi

Tai Chi’s flowing and strength-building movements improve stress management while increasing flexibility, strength, memory, agility, and balance. It derives power from the cultivation of internal strength, rather than muscle power and is therefore both physically and mentally challenging.

Classes will focus on Yang Short Form. Students should be able to stand on one foot for several seconds at a time and plan to acquire one new move per week.

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Class Descriptions


You'll be on your way to a new PR!

Cardio and core. A perfect 45-minute mix.

Build endurance and cardiovascular fitness as your instructor takes you on a ride on stationary bicycles.

Cardio and floor exercises using fitness balls of various sizes to sculpt your body and get your heart pumping.

A fun and easy workout combining Latin and International dances. High energy so you can dance away your worries.

Strength Training

Build more muscle with our diverse strength training options.

Ultimate in strength training using light weight and high repetition to tone and fatigue is muscle group.

Mind & Body

Relax your mind. Take care of your body. Nurture your soul.

Focusing on Iyengar style yoga, attention to body alignment, breadth, and posture will guide the class journey culminating with relaxation at the end of the class.

Designed to build awareness of breadth while continually moving.

A series of exercises designed to improve posture, core strength, flexibility, breathing, concentration and focus derived from Joseph Pilates.

Ancient Chinese martial arts of Tai Chi uses gentle flowing movements to reduce the stress of a busy lifestyle and improve health. This is a fee-based class.

Senior & Beginner

Welcoming those of all fitness levels!

All work is performed sitting in a chair, ball, or against the wall. Class includes gait awareness, strength, stretches and body alignment work.

Total body workout using intervals of high/low impact aerobics and strength training

Basic Stretching and Yoga movements to aid in restoration and recovery of the body.

A great and spirited workout for all levels. Continuous low-impact movements make for a joint-easy, excellent cardio workout.

Tone and strengthen you entire body with fitness balls and hand weights.

Designed for seniors that want to work on strength and balance.

Stretch out and increase flexibility and range of motion in this full body stretch class.

Stretches and core strength exercises along with strength training.

Function fitness building strength in all muscle groups with special emphasis on strengthening your core and keeping you flexible.

A less intense ZUMBA® session designed for beginners & active older adults.

Water Classes

Awesome aquatic exercise!

Easy on the joints designed to increase flexibility and muscle tone.

Gentle pool workout with emphasis on using all the muscles and joints to gain strength and flexibility.

Shallow-water aerobics fused with movements from land-Pilates.

High-energy Latin dance in the water.