Wellness Roundup

The wellness workshop "Extraordinary Health - New Year's Nutrition" will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17 in the SUB Lake Coeur d'Alene Room. Discover how foods affect our bodies and how to choose nutritious foods that can turn your health and weight around. Learn about super foods, healthy fats, and combining proteins to crave less sugar, have more energy, and reduce belly fat. Reduce your risk of disease, including diabetes and pre-diabetes, the fastest growing disease in the US. Employees can earn a $25 wellness incentive by attending.

Weigh-in times for the NIC wellness Biggest Loser/Weight Maintenance competition will be held through Jan. 18 in the Human Resources office in Sherman Building 108. Weigh-ins will be held from 7:45 to 9 a.m. and from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on weekdays. No appointments necessary - just come in to HR. The competition will be held from Jan. 22 to May 3. Prizes will be announced soon.

In January, the Boot Camp/Circuit Series will be spinning, which will be held from 12:05 to 12:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays upstairs in Christianson Gym Room 200. Class will start Jan. 7. Earn $5 for each workout session you attend (up to $100) in your HRA account.

Employees can earn a $25 wellness incentive by attending any of several Spokane Teachers Credit Union workshops: "Budgeting 101" will be offered at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15 at Post Falls Library; and at noon Thursday, Jan. 31 in Coeur d'Alene Library. "5 Tools for Managing Your Money" will be offered at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24 at Liberty Lake Library. Visit www.stcu.org/workshops to sign up for the STCU workshops.

Earn $25 in wellness incentives by attending a Dirne Community Health Center Diabetes Class from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 17 at 1090 West Park Place in Coeur d'Alene. Contact kootenai@uidaho.edu or call 446-1680 to register. The workshop is worth $25 in wellness incentives.

For More Information
Teresa Henderson at Ext. 3304 or teresa_henderson@nic.edu

Posted: Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013

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