Virtual Recreation

Welcome to the Village of Wellington’s Virtual Recreation Center! During this time of social distancing we will be providing virtual recreation opportunities for you and your family. Here you will find fun and educational activities and resources for all ages.

Visit this page often or follow us on our social media channels for a variety of free instructor-led classes, at-home activities, updates and ideas to keep you and your loved ones healthy, entertained, and informed.

Please note that we do not endorse or receive funds to advertise any of the third-party sites or services listed or referenced on this page.

FREE Live Classes

Live Classes with Wellington Instructors

Wellington Parks & Recreation is excited to offer a variety of free classes through Zoom with our Wellington program instructors. Classes are offered weekly and subject to change.

Important Notes

  • Classes are offered first come, first served
  • Please join classes early. Classes may be locked after they begin, at which point no additional participants will be able to join.
  • Only authenticated users who have signed in to Zoom will be able to join the meetings.
  • For instructions on how to join a Zoom meeting, visit the Zoom support page for "Joining a Meeting".

Questions? Email rec@wellingtonfl.gov 


Thank you to our Sponsors

Baptist Health Care on Demand
Wellington Regional Medical Center
Priority Towing
Harbor Chase, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Wellington Crossing
Humana
Florida Blue, In the pursuit of health.
Healthy Partners, Your Advantage in Healthcare
Dedicated Senior Medical Center a Chenmed Company


Weekly Schedule 

Last updated May 26, 2020

Balance, Core & More

Thursdays at 10 AM

Develop better balance with a variety of exercises and movements to strengthen your core, arms, chest, shoulders and legs.

Technology Webinars
sponsored by Florida Blue

Florida Blue, In the pursuit of health.
Webinar Dates & Topics

  • Thursdays at  11:30 AM
    • June 11th – Using Social Media to Stay Connected
      Learn the basics of Facebook, WhatsApp, Facetime, Google Meet and Zoom to stay connected to loved ones near and afar.
    • June 25th – Backing up your Media Content to the Cloud
      Learn how to use iCloud and Google Photos effectively to save your media content
    • Registration required. Register at https://wellingtonfl.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ksGXAjo8SzK05WFEc6i5sw
    • Stay tuned for additional webinar topics to be announced.

Pilates

Thursdays at 2 PM

Pilates awakens the core, builds power and strength, increases flexibility, and cultivates balance.


Cheer Class

Thursdays at 4 PM

This class will cover motion technique, jumps, sideline cheers, and dances and basic tumbling drills and conditioning, in addition to covering some advanced topics for the more experienced cheerleader.


Meditation

Thursdays at 6 PM

What you will need
Participants are encouraged to use a quiet room and to have with them, water, paper, a pen, and a comfortable chair.

  1. mondays
  2. tuesdays
  3. wednesdays
  4. fridays
  5. saturdays
  6. virtual series on-demand 

Zumba

Mondays at 10 AM

Latin inspired aerobic dance fitness program. Enjoy fun and fitness while you burn calories to great music. No dance experience necessary.

What you will need
Light hand weights or toning sticks, no more than 2 pounds. Coin skirt (optional)


TumbleKids with Miss Muriel

Mondays at 11:30 AM

What you may need
A small tennis ball, a beach ball, hula-hoop, small bean bags, a clean bucket, rhythm sticks / wooden spoons, and to dress for appropriately for activity. If you do not have these items it’s ok to use something comparable.


Expressive Dance

Mondays at 4:30 PM

This exciting class gives an introduction to ballet, tap, and creative movement to young dancers! Participants will learn proper dance technique and vocabulary, as well as other soft skills. All activities will use the dancer’s imagination, and the theme of music and skills will change each class.

What you will need
No equipment needed just space to move! Dancers are encouraged to wear dance attire, or leggings and fitted top if they don’t have dance clothes.  

Stay tuned for additional weeks to be announced.


Meditation

Meditation has moved to Thursdays at 6 PM.


Live Health & Wellness Classes with Baptist Health

Baptist Health Care on DemandThank you to Baptist Health South Florida for their generous support of our Virtual Recreation Center. Baptist Health is also offering virtual exercise, meditation, and educational seminars via Zoom. View the schedule of free classes on Baptist Health’s website.

SilverSneakers

Eligible members get access to on-demand videos, thousands of fitness locations, classes, and amenities. See if you have SilverSneakers with your Medicare Advantage Plan, visit the Silver Sneakers website for more information.

YMCA 360 On-Demand Videos

Take group exercise classes for all ages right in your own home at no charge for a limited time! View classes at YMCA360.org.

At-Home Activities

Below is a variety of online activities for kids and adults to enjoy from home!

Please note that we do not endorse or receive funds to advertise any of the third-party sites or services listed or referenced on this page.

  1. Art Activities
  2. Cybeer Tasting
  3. E-Books
  4. Equestrian
  5. Explore Wellington
  6. Space Activities
  7. Storytime
  8. The City That Talks book
  9. Virtual experiences

Art for Kids & Adults


Accessibility

If you use assistive technology (such as a Braille reader, a screen reader, or TTY) and the format of any material within classes interferes with your ability to access information, please contact us at 561-791-4000. To enable us to respond in a manner most helpful to you, please indicate the nature of your accessibility problem, the preferred format in which to receive the material, the web address of the requested material, and your contact information. Users who need accessibility assistance can also contact us by phone through the Federal Information Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339 for TTY/Voice communication.