The Councilor for the Elderly, Inmaculada Montesinos, together with the deputy manager of AGAMED, a mixed company for the management of the Integral Water Cycle, Gemma Cruz, presented the workshops that will be held under the patronage of AGAMED and will be held this morning. They are included within the agreement established with the Torrevieja City Council. For the first time, Zumba, Sevillanas and ballroom dancing courses will be taught for the elderly.
The objective of these workshops is the health and well-being of people and making communities more friendly and sustainable linked to the sustainable development goals established by the UN for the year 2030.
These workshops will take place at the Municipal Leisure Center, at the San Pascual Senior Citizens' Home, and at the La Mata Multipurpose Track, with the participation of 220 people.
The activities that will be developed are:
- Ballroom Dance, Zumba and Sevillanas Workshop. They will be held at the Municipal Leisure Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; and at the La Mata sports court on Mondays and Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The course will have a total duration of 84 hours and will take place in the period between January 17 and April 15.
- Yoga Workshop. It will take place at the San Pascual Senior Citizens' Home on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The workshop will have a total duration of 48 hours and will take place from January 17 to April 15.
- Ceramic workshop. It will be held at the San Pascual Senior Citizens' Home on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The workshop will last 108 hours, divided into 36 3-hour training sessions. It will take place in the period between January 17 and April 15.
Lastly, registrations must be formalized at the Department of the Elderly, located at Calle Maldonado, nº 5.