Wellness Center - Palm Beach Gardens Campus
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Club Rush Fall Semester 2017
Thirsty Thursdays all summer long 2017!
Every Thursday we pick a different flavor combination using fresh herbs from our campus medicinal garden. Lemon-basil, lime-mint, lemon-lemongrass, and lime-thyme. What will be next?!
Throw Back Thursday - June 2017
Earth Day - April 2017
Tai Chi demo session during our 2017 "Everyday is Earth Day" celebration.
DIY Thursdays - December 2016
"Do It Yourself Thursdays" was a popular series of events this year at the Wellness Center where we made our own body scrubs, aromatherapy sprays, and lip balm with essential oils and all-natural ingredients.
Month of Mindfulness - November 2016
The Wellness Centers participated in a campus-wide 30-day Mindfulness Challenge to reduce stress. Mindfulness activities/techniques included an adult coloring station, create your own gratitude journal, Heartfulness meditation Mondays, Pranayama Workshop, and interactive session on the Art of Relaxation.
Wellness Fair - September 27, 2016
The Wellness Center hosted its annual Wellness Fair indoors this year showcasing various
local vendors and wellness resources,
including free screenings and demos.
National Walk at Lunch Day 2016
Students, faculty, and staff joined together again in 2016 to walk just for the "health of it". The PBG Campus Wellness Center Staff and Tenet Florida Physician Services partnered up and put together another fantastic event. Walking routes included a half mile, one mile, and one and a half mile. PNC Bank graciously joined us in celebrating health awareness by passing out water, granola bars, and bananas as participants crossed the finish line. Remember to get at least a half hour walk in every day to stay healthy!!
Great American Smokeout - November 19, 2015
The Great American Smokeout is an annual event by the American Cancer Society. The event encourages Americans, of whom 43.8 million smoke as of June 2013, to stop tobacco smoking. The Wellness Center is proud to have participated in this wonderful event, and was out at the Rubenstein Pavilion from 12-2pm promoting this cause.
Wellness Fair - September 23, 2015
Heart Walk - September 26, 2015
The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event for raising awareness
to save lives from the country's No. 1 and No. 4 killers - heart disease and stroke. This event is designed
to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living in a fun and rewarding environment. The Wellness Center
is proud to have participated in the Heart Walk to raise awareness.
National Walk at Lunch Day - April 29, 2015
Students, faculty, and staff joined together to walk for the "health" of it for 30
the Gardens Campus! Palm Beach State College, The Wellness Centers and Tenet Florida Physician Services
partnered up to put together this fantastic event. Be sure to join to us in September 26th as we
participate in the American Heart Association's "Heart Walk"!
Workout Wednesdays with WPBF 25 - March 18, 2015
The PBSC Lake Worth Wellness Center was the host site of WPBF's Ch. 25 Wednesday morning workout broadcast with meteorologist Sandra Shaw! Between 4:30am and 7:00a.m, students and staff showed Sandra and viewers at home a couple popular fitness activities on the Lake Worth campus. Our Wellness Center Coordinator, Jennifer Evans, and some students from the Palm Beach Gardens campus also participated in this wonderful event!