Special Events

Hooping for Everybody

Please note the time change: Join us at Chamberlain Park on Wednesday, July 18 at 9 a.m. for Hooping for Everybody. No matter what age, size, or ability, anyone can tap into the many benefits that the hula hoop has to offer. Exercise, expression, excitement; this plastic circle truly serves as a multi-generational source of wellness and playfulness. Learn about the history of the hula hoop and the modern hoop dance movement, as well as the physical, emotional, and social benefits of hoop dance. See a variety of hoops and learn the appropriate uses for each. Then try a fool-proof beginner lesson breaking down the basic fundamentals of hooping. Guests may also see a show demonstrating the possibilities of hula hoop dance.