Get Garden Fit with Madeline Hooper!

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Did you know...your body is your most important gardening tool!

Join us for a fun, interactive Get GardenFit Workshop with Madeline Hooper, creator and host of the hit national public television series, GardenFit. Madeline will demonstrate key movements for lifting, bending, weeding, digging and more! Audience members will be encouraged to join in at whatever level they feel comfortable. By applying the basic principles of balance, form and habit to your garden chores you can take care of your body while taking care of your garden.

Let Madeline show you that the ultimate reward of being GardenFit is longevity in the garden.

About the Presenter

Madeline de Vries Hooper has been immersed in the world of gardening for many years. She was invited to become a trustee of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and then later, trustee of the Berkshire Botanical Garden, where she has been Vice Chair for the past 10 years. She is the creator, executive producer and host of the hit PBS television series GardenFit, which she developed after seeking the help of a fitness trainer to address the aches and pains of gardening. Madeline now travels with her show and workshops, visiting gardeners across the country teaching what it means to be GardenFit.

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