April 19, 2012
-- Millennium Park recently announced that they have selected Leslye Jones-Beatty as a ZUMBA™ instructor for their free Summer Workouts. Her sessions will take place on the Great Lawn of the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at 10:00AM every Saturday from August 4th through September 1st. Each workout is 45 minutes. ZUMBA™ is a Latin dance-inspired fitness routine that is "exercise in disguise" and burns calories because of the vigorous movements. Ms. Jones-Beatty is a licensed ZUMBA™ instructor and has been a member of the ZUMBA™ Instructor Network since October 2010. She teaches ZUMBA™ classes at Curves in Chicago's Rogers Park & Edgewater neighborhoods and the Heartwood Center in Evanston. She also provides demonstrations at large health & fitness events throughout the Chicagoland area.
About Leslye Jones-Beatty
Ms. Jones-Beatty has more than 8 years of experience teaching group exercise classes. She has a Group Exercise Instructor Certification from the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA). Most recently, Ms. Jones-Beatty completed training for ZUMBA™ Gold so that she can expand her services to seniors. For more information on her class days & times, you can visit her Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/ZUMBA-Fitness-with-Leslye/...
About Millennium Park
The park has offered free fitness activity since 2006 when McDonald’s®
Corporation committed $5 million to Millennium Park. The park spreads over 24.5 acres and is managed by DCASE. It is an award-winning center for art, music, architecture and landscape design. For more details on this summer’s schedule, visit http://explorechicago.org/city/en/supporting_narrative/ev...
About the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
DCASE promotes and supports Chicago’s arts and culture sector. They produce almost 2,000 public events annually which generate many benefits for the city. For more information about the department, visit http://www.explorechicago.org/city/en/supporting_narrativ...