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Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center

Vandy Cooks: Simple and delicious meals with Vanderbilt Dining’s Bill Claypool

Jan. 9, 2017—The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center and Health Plus present “Vandy Cooks: Simple and Delicious Meals with Executive Chef Bill Claypool” from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, at the VRWC’s demonstration kitchen.

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Make note of closings, modified hours over Winter Break

Dec. 14, 2016—Vanderbilt undergraduate colleges and schools are observing Winter Break Dec. 19-Jan. 6, while Vanderbilt University’s six-day Winter Break for employees will run from Friday, Dec. 23, through Friday, Dec. 30, followed by the New Year’s Day holiday, which will be recognized on Monday, Jan. 2.

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Vandy Cooks: Holiday bread making workshop Dec. 9

Nov. 29, 2016—“Holiday Bread Making Workshop” with registered dietitians Marilyn Holmes, Melinda Mahoney and Marissa Wertheimer will be held from noon to 1 p.m. in the VRWC demonstration kitchen.

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Make note of modified hours over Thanksgiving holiday

Nov. 17, 2016—Most Vanderbilt schools are observing a break from classes Nov. 19-27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Rooted Community Health Lecture Series to address sustainability, ecology and health

Oct. 28, 2016—Lectures scheduled for November 2016 and January and March 2017 will highlight the intersections of human health and environmental sustainability through the common bond of food.

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Life Phase Series: Celebrating Native American heritage

Oct. 27, 2016—November is Native American Heritage Month. Pazetta B. Mallette presents the culture, contributions and current issues facing Native Americans on Nov. 15 in 428 Light Hall.

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Vandy Cooks Nov. 18: ‘Simple and Healthy Meals in a Snap’

Oct. 27, 2016—The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center and Health Plus present “Simple and Healthy Meals in a Snap” with registered dietitian Jessica Bennett from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, in the VRWC demonstration kitchen.

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Vandy Cooks: ‘Happy Hour’ Nov. 3

Oct. 25, 2016—The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, Health Plus and Rooted Community Health present “Happy Hour,” the next installment of the Vandy Cooks cooking demonstration series, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in the VRWC demonstration kitchen.

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Get scuba certified at the VRWC

Oct. 20, 2016—The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center is offering scuba certification beginning Oct. 26. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures, or simply see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.

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Earn wellness credit up to $240 for completing Go for the Gold

Oct. 6, 2016—Faculty and staff members who complete Go for the Gold by Oct. 31 can earn a wellness credit of up to $240 toward their 2017 Vanderbilt Health Plan benefits.

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Babies and You: ‘Choosing a Pediatrician’ Oct. 20

Oct. 6, 2016—Health Plus presents the next installment of its Babies and You series, "Choosing a Pediatrician," with Dr. Rachel Mace on Oct. 20.

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VRWC to host Zumba Halloween Bash

Oct. 5, 2016—The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center’s group fitness instructors Hannah Krimm and Rachel McCreery are teaching a Zumba Halloween Bash class on Sunday, Oct. 30, beginning at 4:30 p.m.

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