September wellness offerings, fitness classes and discounts

Wellness offerings for September include Fermilab fitness classes, free wellness offerings and new employee discount information.

Fitness classes:

Tuesdays, Sept. 17 to Nov. 5, noon-1 p.m.

Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 30 to Nov. 6, 5-6 p.m.
Fitness Center Gymnasium


Lunch and Learn:
Oh, My Aching Back!

Monday, Sept. 16, noon-1 p.m.
Wilson Hall, second floor, Curia II
Free; no registration required

Learn how to strengthen muscle groups that keep the back healthy and exercise to prevent or alleviate low back pain. Get ideas for preventing low back pain. There will be giveaways for all attendees! No registration is needed for this free seminar. Just show up. Feel free to bring your lunch.

BuZheng Qigong and Tai Chi Easy
Mondays and Fridays, Sept. 16 to Dec. 20, noon-1 p.m.
Ramsey Auditorium

Wednesdays, Sept. 18 to Dec. 18, 7-8 a.m.
Ramsey Auditorium

Athletic Leagues

Outdoor soccer
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 p.m.
Fermilab Village soccer field

Contact O’Sheg Oshinowo at for more information.

Employee Clubs

Tango Club
Thursdays, 6-8:30 p.m.
Ramsey Auditorium

A new club for the most passionate and aesthetic dance. FREE beginner lessons and open practica. All levels welcome. No partner needed! Wear slippery shoes or socks.

New Employee Discounts

Blackhawks preseason tickets
Discounted preseason Chicago Blackhawks tickets available for select dates. Anyone who buys four or more tickets for a game receives an autographed stick from one of the players on last year’s Stanley Cup winning team while supplies last. Use offer code: LAB.

For other discount information, visit the WDRS employee discounts Web page.

For more information, contact Jeanne Ecker in the Wellness Office at x2548 or at