Can you believe it?! Avera McKennan Fitness Center is celebrating the 16th Anniversary of providing adult, medically integrated health and fitness programs and services. It’s you, our members, who make Avera McKennan Fitness Center the vibrant community that it is. And we are so thankful for you!
It’s been quite some time now – a generation worth – since the Avera Wellness Program was housed in the hospital’s basement. Jackie Haggar-Tuschen, our AMFC Center Director oversaw the wellness program and also taught group exercise back then. (Are you picturing leg warmers, sweat bands, leotards, white socks and shoes for all?!) AMFC member, Carol Brown, remembers those classes fondly. In fact, she has happy memories of exercise throughout her life. Exercise is a sanctuary and a recharger for […]