Washington Regional To Host Day Of Dance For Health

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The Washington Regional and Walker Heart Institute are bringing “Day of Dance for Your Health” for the fifth year, according to a news release from the Walker Heart Institute.

Community dance groups will perform different dance styles with the goal of introducing participants to a fun way of preventing heart disease.

“Healthcare providers, clinics and community organizations will provide health education and screenings throughout the event, which is free and open to the public,” the release state.

More than 75,000 people in 75 communities across the United States are expected to participate in Day of Dance events this month.

The event will take place at the Northwest Arkansas Mall center court on Saturday (Feb. 22) from 10 am to 1 pm.

The schedule is as follows:

10:00   Welcome Health Tip

10:05   Zumba – En Fuego Fitness

10:20   Teach 3 Line Dance Class

10:35   Hoot ‘N Holler Cloggers

10:50   Kids’ Dance Time – Open Dance for Ages 10 & Under

11:00   Prize Drawing Health Tip

11:05   Rhythm and Shoes Dance Studio

11:20   The Sophisticated Ladies of Bella Vista

11:35   McCafferty School of Irish Dance

11:50   Prize Drawing Health Tip

11:55   The Pride of Arkansas

12:10   Zumba Gold  – Washington Regional Center for Exercise

12:25   TerraNova Tribal Bellydance Company

12:40   Prize Drawing Health Tip

12:45   Last Dance