Bensenville Park District to host May 5 ‘Fitness de Mayo’

Free group fitness classes, Cinco de Mayo activities offered at Wood Street Fitness

Fitness de Mayo

Want to try a group fitness class at Wood Street Fitness for free? Well, the Bensenville Park District is offering a fun way to explore these options on Thursday, May 5, as part of its “Fitness de Mayo” celebration.

Stop by the Deer Grove Leisure Center from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. to try a free Zumba® Gold class and stick around for fun Mexican fiesta games, light snacks and a piñata from noon to 1:30 p.m. Patrons are invited to try one of the other classes that day as well. Fees are just $6 for residents and $8 for non-residents. The full schedule for May 5 is as follows, with free events noted:

10:15-11 a.m. CORE FOUNDATIONS with Silvia $6 Res. | $8 Non-Res.
11:15-11:45 a.m. Mexican-fiesta-themed ZUMBA® GOLD with Silvia Free
Noon-1:30 p.m. Mexican fiesta games and piñata Free
6-7 p.m. CARDIO BLAST with Debbie $6 Res. | $8 Non-Res.
7:15-8:15 p.m. Mexican-fiesta- themed ZUMBA® TONING with Traci $6 Res. | $8 Non-Res.

In addition to single class rates, the fitness center offers “core class pass” membership that includes unlimited in-person and virtual classes for $35 per month for residents ($40 for non-residents) or $300 annually, $360 for non-residents. Most classes are offered virtually, and new classes are being offered all the time. A full weekly class schedule is located on the Wood Street Fitness website,

Wood Street Fitness membership information can be found at To register, visit the Deer Grove Leisure Center, 1000 W. Wood Street, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

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