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RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Norfolk Southern will be closing the railroad crossings at N. Cottage Avenue and E. Monroe Street from Monday, Sept. 28 to Wednesday, Oct. 7. Both crossings might not be closed at the same time, but Norfolk Southern has not specified exact dates or timeframes for when each crossing will be worked... more

ROAD CLOSURE: BLACKPORT DRIVE

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Blackport Drive will be closed for one day only Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, due to water main construction crossing the intersection of Blackport and Lincoln Avenue. Construction crews will keep the closure as short as possible. While Blackport is closed, through-traffic from Monroe Street needing... more

CITY OF GOSHEN WORKING WITH MACOG TO DESIGNATE NEW TROLLEY ROUTES

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The City of Goshen is working with the Michiana Area Council of Governments to expand public transit service within the community—and is inviting all Goshen residents to take a survey to help gather community input. MACOG will conduct a Goshen Transit Expansion Study to identify and study potential... more

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LAST brush pickup

Monday, September 28, 2020

During scheduled brush collections, the Street Department will make only one pass through the city to pick up brush. Please have your brush by the front curb, but not in the street, by that Monday morning at 7:00 am. Brush will not be picked up in alleys and the piles should be trash free. Crews cannot access the piles if blocked by vehicles.

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, September 28, 2020, 2:00pm

To access a live streaming of this meeting, go to: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83445903169

Shade Tree Board

Monday, September 28, 2020, 7:00pm

Fitness Classes

Water Aerobics

This water exercise class has something for everyone and is suitable for all fitness levels. The class includes a morning stretch, thermal warm-up aerobic training, as well as strength, core training, flexibility and balance. Because the water creates more resistance than land, this workout is efficient and easy on the joints, and participants get a great workout without sweating. Various water levels are used to create variety and to alleviate the need to swim. Your instructor has 25 years of experience and is trained by the Aquatic Exercise Association, an internationally acclaimed organization with the highest standards. She believes that exercise and fitness are crucial to each individual’s physical, psychological and emotional health. 

Winter Session: January 7 - March 5
Spring Session : March 10 - May 28
Day/Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays | 6 - 7 am
Location: GCS Aquatic Center | 1216 S. Indiana Ave.
Fee: $80.00/session (Winter) | $100.00/session (Spring)

Additional sessions are TBA. 


Zumba

De-stress, lose weight and make new friends at Zumba®, an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, calorie-burning dance fitness party that is moving millions of people toward joy and health! Join instructor Pamela Sanchez and see what Zumba® has in store for you! 

Goshen Parks Dance Studio (Indoor Class)
Dates: Ongoing through April
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
Times: Monday- 6:30 pm | Wednesday- 7 pm | Saturday- 10 am
Fee: $5 drop-in rate

Pringle Park- Fidler Pavilion (Outdoor Class)
Dates: May through October 
Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 
Times: Tuesday & Thursday- 6:30 pm | Saturday- 10 am 
Fee: $5.00 drop-in rate


Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

This introductory session will give participants a basic understanding of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu history, theory and techniques. Classes will include a warm-up, stretching and technical instruction. Self-defense techniques and movement drills, without striking, will also be taught. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is unique in relation to most other self-defense systems as it focuses on use of leverage and proper technique, taking the attacker to the ground and defusing the situation by use of joint locks and holds. Class is taught by Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Goshen instructor Bryan Barrick. Pre-registration is required.

Summer Session: June 4, 11 & 18
Times: Ages 4-14: 5:45 to 6:30 pm | Ages 15+: 6:30 to 7:30 pm
Location: Barrick Brazilian Jiu Jitsu | 320 N. Chicago Ave. Ste. 10
Fee: $25.00

Winter Session: December 3, 10 & 17
Times: Ages 4-14: 5:45 to 6:30 pm | Ages 15+: 6:30 to 7:30 pm
Location: Barrick Brazilian Jiu Jitsu | 320 N. Chicago Ave. Ste. 10​
Fee: $25.00


Pound Fit

ROCKOUT. WORKOUT. Channel your inner rockstar with this full body cardio-jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing, and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. Instead of listening to music, you become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements. Using Ripstix®, lightly weighted drumsticks engineered specifically for exercising, POUND® transforms drumming into an incredibly effective way of working out. Designed for all fitness levels, POUND® provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rockin’ out! The workout is easily modifiable and the alternative vibe and welcoming philosophy appeals to men and women of all ages and abilities.

Wednesday Class
Winter Session 1: December 4 - January 29
Winter Session 2: February 5 - March 25
Spring Session 1: April 1 - May 27
Summer Session: June 3 - August 12
Fall Session 1: September 2 - October 28
Day/Time: Wednesday | 6 to 6:45 pm
Location: Park Office Dance Studio
 
Saturday Class
Winter Session 1: December 7 - January 25
Winter Session 2: February 1 - March 28
Spring Session: April 4 - May 30
Fall Session: September 12 - October 31
Day/Time: Saturday | 9 to 9:45 am
Location: Park Office Dance Studio

For updated session fees, please visit our online registration page here. The drop-in fee is $6 per class. 


High Fitness

What is HIGH FITNESS? It’s a group exercise format. Simple, intense, consistent, inclusive and fun, HIGH gets participants addicted and coming back for more! HIGH has taken old school aerobics to the next level with modern fitness techniques such as HIIT training, plyometrics and more! You can go HIGH or you can go low but you will always leave feeling HIGH! Things to expect in a High Fitness Class include strong, simple, easy-to-follow choreography, plyometric-type interval training, full body toning moves and fun music!

Thursday Class: 5:15–6:15 am (8 weeks)
Fee: $40 per session | $6 drop-in rate
Winter Session 1: January 2–February 20
Winter Session 2: February 27–April 18
Spring Session 1: April 23–June 11
Summer Session: June 18–August 6

Saturday Class: 7–8 am (8 weeks)
Fee: $40 per session | $6 drop-in rate
Winter Session 1: January 4–February 22
Winter Session 2: February 29–April 18
Spring Session: April 25–June 13
Summer Session: June 20–August 8 (7 weeks)
Fee: $35 per session | $6 drop-in rate


To view current programs and activities, please consult the 2020 Activity Guide

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