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Community Events

Summer has finally arrived! Here at BlueShield of Northeastern New York, we’re looking forward to a fit, fun, and fearless season.

Back by popular demand, Fitness at the Plaza returns this summer to offer FREE outdoor fitness classes for all fitness levels! From fitness to fresh foods at the Schenectady Greenmarket, there is something for everyone to enjoy in the summer sun.

Stay tuned for more information on upcoming events, including Gentle Yoga at the Schenectady Greenmarket and our Healthy Zone Cruiser appearances.

If you have an interest in reserving the Healthy Zone Cruiser for your next event, please fill out our Cruiser Request Form.

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CDYMCA Community Wellness Events

BlueShield of Northeastern New York and the Capital District YMCA have teamed up to keep our communities active throughout the spring and summer months! Beginning in April, join us for any of the nine run/walk events put on by the Capital District YMCA throughout the region, and be sure to stop by the Healthy Zone Cruiser. 

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Fitness at the Plaza

Get ready to get fit – Fitness at the Plaza is returning for the summer season! Beginning one month earlier on Tuesday, June 5, FREE outdoor classes will be held twice a week at the Empire State Plaza, presented by BlueShield of Northeastern New York. Classes are taught by local instructors, and all fitness levels are encouraged to attend. 

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Tri-City ValleyCats

Baseball season is here! BlueShield of Northeastern New York has partnered with the Tri-City ValleyCats to host community nights throughout the 2018 season. Come down to “The Joe” on select dates to cheer on the ValleyCats, as well as enjoy games and giveaways with the Healthy Zone Cruiser. 

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Schenectady Greenmarket

BlueShield of Northeastern New York is excited to announce a new partnership with the Schenectady Greenmarket. Stop by the BlueShield table on the third Sunday of every month for information and fun giveaways.

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Gentle Yoga at the Schenectady Greenmarket

Relax and refresh with Gentle Yoga at the Schenectady Greenmarket, presented by BlueShield of Northeastern New York. Stay tuned for class details and dates throughout the summer.

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Healthy Zone Cruiser

Fully-stocked with healthy activities, the Healthy Zone Cruiser is a mobile playground that encourages families to get outside and play. Interested in reserving the cruiser? Complete our request form.