La Retama Central Library Invites the Public to Walk on Wednesdays

Nutrition Classes are Offered on Fridays

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX –The La Retama Central Library now offers free fitness and nutrition classes for all ages. Each Wednesday, join library staff for Walk on Wednesdays beginning at 5:30 p.m., at 805 Commanche Street.

The walk takes place inside the library and includes four laps, totaling one mile. Water will be provided to participants.

Each Friday, library staff will host Fitness Fridays featuring a variety of free low-impact classes beginning at 11:00 a.m., including Zumba and Yoga – mats will be provided.

Nutritional classes, sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension program, take place each Friday after the fitness classes, and participants will receive a healthy snack to follow.

Children 15 and under must be accompanied and monitored by an adult. For schedule and more information, contact La Retama Central Library at 361-826-7000 or visit the City’s website at

Media Representatives can contact Managing Librarian Patricia Herrera at 361-826-7000 or email at