Sharjah Ladies Club prepares for its first Wellness Hub event in Sharjah, to be held on October 16th in collaboration with Pink Caravan, an initiative by Friends of Cancer Patients (FoCP). 50% of ticket proceeds will be donated to the organization to spread awareness of the importance of early breast cancer detection.
The Wellness Hub event will consist of a full day of fitness classes led by internationally accredited fitness instructors, various interactive healthy raw-vegan food workshops, and motivational talks on mental health and breast cancer awareness. Beauty, fashion, and health pop-up stalls will also be available at the event. The event will take place at Sharjah Ladies Club between 10am and 8pm, with pre-registration required for the fitness classes.
Speaking about the event, Director General of Sharjah Ladies Club, Khawla Serkal, said: “We are very grateful that Sharjah Ladies Club has been able to resume activities for its members. The Wellness Hub will serve as an event-filled day that is in line with the club’s vision and mission to provide an awareness platform for women and empower them to make healthier life choices. We believe that by educating women on the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle, you educate the wider community in return.”
She also added, “Sharjah Ladies Club is always a proponent of positive change, continuously working on introducing innovative ways to encourage women to live their best lives by adopting healthy lifestyle changes in regards to fitness and diet.”
The event will kick off with a morning sunrise yoga class, with renowned yoga instructor Sarah Medina. There will also be sound healing classes with Neli Merris, aimed at helping women achieve inner peace and find mind and body health, as well as working on their breathwork.
A Bootcamp challenge with incredible prizes will be held with Fitness 180 Center instructors to promote physical activity. Other classes to be hosted during the event include Pilates and mobility with internationally-renowned Technogym master trainers. Guests will be able to enjoy a soulful cycling class with Storm Cycling - an incredible workout with great sunset views.
Sharjah Ladies Club believes that a healthy diet is at the heart of a healthy lifestyle and will be featuring interactive food workshops at Collage Café, demonstrating healthy recipes with raw and vegan nutrition specialist, Neli Merris. There will also be a healthy chocolate workshop with the delicious Co_Chocolat. Healthy snacks and food will also be available at the event throughout the day.
Retail opportunities from local beauty, health, and fashion brands will be available at pop-stalls during Sharjah Ladies Club’s Wellness Hub event.
With various motivational speeches and talks available, eventgoers can attend self-improvement workshops such as the ‘You Are Enough’ talk by Psychology and Education Consultant, Dr. Nadia Buhannad, and a breast cancer awareness talk with FOCP’s Health Educator and nurse, Jamila Ibrahim covering the importance of self-check-ups and early detection. Furthermore, the Pink Caravan mobile medical clinic will carry out free detection examinations, mammograms and provide consultation and advice.
All Sharjah Ladies Club facilities will participate in the Wellness Hub, with special activities and offers, including an 18-month club membership package. Meanwhile, Basateen Preschool Center will conduct arts and crafts workshops, planting activities, and hair-braiding workshops for kids.
Collage Talent Center will hold art activities that promote stress relief and wellness for the mind with open-studio freestyle painting classes as well as pottery classes. Dalouk Wellness Spa and Orchid Beauty Boutique will include free consultations and exclusive beauty and relaxation discounts and offers.