Penn State Extension will be offering StrongWomen classes in several locations this winter. 

Classes will be held in New Cumberland and Carlisle. This strength training program is geared for middle-aged to older women and men and is based upon years of research on how strength training and proper nutrition improve the health of all ages.  Now is the chance for you to increase your strength, bone density, balance and energy. Classes meet two times a week for one hour sessions. There is a fee to participate in this program.  Participants may need to provide their own hand weights and ankle weights. Mandatory paperwork must be completed in order to participate in the program and individuals age 70 or over must get a doctor’s permission.

Register for these classes by going to: or by calling  

Penn State Extension Registration at 1-877-345-0691.


  • Starting Monday, January 8th, 2018, repeated every 10 weeks on Monday and Thursday until Thursday, March 15, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am


First Church of God

Carlisle, PA

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.