About Activities

We believe that a healthy lifestyle is an active lifestyle!

Our facilities include a health and fitness center that offers a wide variety of options, including group exercise and yoga classes, a heated indoor swimming pool, Himalayan salt sauna, whirlpool, and fitness equipment. 

At the Heartland, our programs are designed to get you moving. Whether you’ve been exercising for years, or are just starting out, there’s something for everyone here! Our instructors can help you challenge yourself while taking care of your body. Whether you want a more intense workout or you have physical health concerns, our instructors will help you participate in ways that are good for you.

Whether your goal is to lose weight, lower your blood pressure, increase lean tissue, reduce stress, or simply to feel better, your exercise program should be enjoyable. With a variety of fitness options for you to choose from, our programs are designed to encourage you to try something new. In an environment filled with support and motivation, it is our hope that you will discover activities that you find challenging and fun, so you can continue your spa experience at home.

Heartland Class Offerings:

(Classes vary by day. Please see the Daily Schedule for details.)

Movement Classes

African Dance

A high energy class driven by the rhythm and beat of the drums.

Aquacize (coming soon!)

Making waves in the pool, fun and easy on the joints.

Cardio Circuit

Follow a circuit of aerobic and strength exercises to boost metabolism and challenge your body.

Chair Yoga

Experience a gentle yoga practice that utilizes the support of a chair.

Drum Cardio

Pound drumsticks in easy-to-follow movements set to lively music. This class provides a unique and enjoyable way to gain cardiovascular fitness, flexibility, strength, and muscular endurance.

Latin Dance

A fun and energizing dance class with Latin rhythms.

Meditation and Movement

A variety of movements and activities help one discover that meditation and mindfulness can be achieved without stillness. 

Pilates

Exercises designed to improve strength, flexibility, posture, and awareness.

Rise and Shine Yoga
A gentle yoga practice to start your day.
Total Body Conditioning

This class uses resistance tubing, body weight exercises, the ballet bar and/or fitness ball exercises to condition the whole body.

Wake-up Brain and Body

Awaken the body with stretching designed to prepare the muscles and joints for a day of movement accompanied by music selected to welcome the morning. Continue with Progressive Muscle Relaxation, self-massage, and Brain Gym exercises to stimulate whole-brain function.

Wellness Classes

Aromatherapy

Learn about using essential oils and natural products in your home.

Ayurveda

Ayurveda, considered to be one of the world’s oldest healing sciences, explains to you what is good and bad for your life in terms of diet, nature, behavior and seasons. In this class you will explore the Ayurvedic perspective on a balanced life. Discuss and experience a few of the Ayurvedic daily routines.

Cravings are Clues

Cravings are messages to help you notice imbalances and correct them. We’ll talk about the 7 main reasons for cravings and how to curb them.

Hand Reflexology

Learn about and practice hand reflexology.

Healthy after the Heartland

Return home with shopping lists, tips, and recipes to stay on the wellness track.

Meditation

Experience a variety of mindfulness practices to help you be more present in your daily life.

Nutrition

Come learn the basics for optimal nutrition, how to read a nutritional labels, shop for health, 20 top tips for optimal wellness, ten rules for healthy living, 5 steps to get going towards a healthy living right away.

Self-Compassion

Learn about what self-compassion is, why it’s important, and how we can develop this essential well-being skill. Practice being mindful and kind to yourself in this class.