MERRITT GOES PINK IN OCTOBER

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and with this Merritt Clubs has events organized at each club. Proceeds from events will benefit The Red Devils and their mission to fund services that improve the quality of life for breast cancer patients and their families.

Choose a club below to see what they have in store for this year’s Pink Parties

BUCKINGHAM

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

SILENT AUCTION

October 1 – 15

Come in to the club and see the great gift baskets and items such as personal training sessions, gift cards, and more! Write your bid on the sheet next to the item you wish to bid on. Winners contacted on October 16. All auction items have been generously donated by local businesses or staff.

GROUP FITNESS LAUNCH WEEK

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

MOVIE NIGHT & PUMPKIN PAINTING

October 15 at 6:00pm

Grab your princess, ghoul, or goblin, and join us on October 15 for a fun Halloween-themed movie night! There will be pumpkin painting at 6pm, food/beverages available, and the Sanderson sisters in our feature presentation of Hocus Pocus starting at sunset. Friends and family are all welcome for free! Donation jars will be available for collecting funds. Rain date will be October 22.

RSVP Here By Oct 8

PIE A STAFF MEMBER

October 16 – 27

Bring in some change between October 16 and 27 to make a donation in the jar to vote which Merritt Clubs Buckingham team member gets pied! The staff member who has the most money in their jar will get pied on October 28!

CANTON

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Doggone Cute Photo Contest

October 1 – 15

Email a photo of your pet to Dea Lyons before October 1. Only 10 entries will be accepted and it’s first come, first-served. Photos will be posted in the club until October 15 and people will vote by putting money in the jar by your pet! Winner (photo that earns the most money) will be contacted on October 16.

SUBMIT PHOTO

Raffle for Gift baskets

October 1 – 16

Come in to the club and see the great gift baskets we have available! Purchase as many raffle tickets as you would like at the welcome desk to enter to win. Tickets will be drawn and winners contacted on October 16.

Swim Challenge

October 1 – 31 | $25 donation

Sign up for our Swim Challenge and get a free swim cap! Participants are challenged to swim the distance from Baltimore, MD to one of these local destinations during the month of October:
Annapolis, MD – 26 miles
Aberdeen, MD – 32 miles
Washington, DC – 40 miles

For more information, please contact mpss@​merrittclubs.​com.

Group Fitness Launch Week

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

Garage Boot Camp/Cycle & Recovery

Oct 16 at 11am | $20 donation

Join us in the parking garage for a 90-minute strength, cardio, and mobility boot camp class, taught by Merritt Instructor, Keittie Ribadeneira and guest instructor, Jessie Scheerer. All abilities welcome! We will follow class with complimentary beverages and snacks for a post-sweat happy hour.

REGISTER HERE

CRANBROOK

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Lollipops For Sale

All month long | $1

Purchase a lollipop at the welcome desk for $1. Lollipops were generously donated by Lifestyle Consultant Anna so that 100% of funds raised can be donated.

SILENT AUCTION

October 1 – 15

Come in to the club and see the great gift baskets and items such as personal training sessions, gift cards, and more! Write your bid on the sheet next to the item you wish to bid on. Winners contacted on October 16. All auction items have been generously donated by local businesses or staff.

Group Fitness Launch Week

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

PIE A STAFF MEMBER

October 26 at 5pm

Bring in some change all month long and make a donation in the jar to vote which Merritt Clubs – Cranbrook team member gets pied! The staff member who has the most money in their jar at the end of the month will get pied on October 26!

DOWNTOWN

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Red Mondays

All month long

Join us in the club every Monday in your favorite red (or pink) workout gear! Rock out your workout in style along with our staff members to show your support all month long.

Silent Auction

October 1 – 15

Come in to the club and see the great gift items like personal training sessions or gift baskets! Write your bid on the sheet next to the item you wish to bid on. Winners contacted on October 16. All auction items have been generously donated by local businesses or staff.

Swim Challenge

October 1 – 31 | $25 donation

Sign up for our Swim Challenge and get a free swim cap! Participants are challenged to swim the distance from Baltimore, MD to one of these local destinations during the month of October:
Annapolis, MD – 26 miles
Aberdeen, MD – 32 miles
Washington, DC – 40 miles

For more information, please contact mpss@​merrittclubs.​com.

GROUP FITNESS LAUNCH WEEK

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

ELDERSBURG

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Raffle Basket

All month | $1 per entry

Purchase as many raffle tickets as you would like at the welcome desk to enter to win a basket donated by a local business. Tickets will be drawn and winners contacted on November 1.

Red Mondays

All month

Join us in the club every Monday in your favorite red (or pink) workout gear! Rock out your workout in style along with our staff members to show your support all month long.

Dance Collection Boxes

All month

All kids in Merritt Dance will be given change boxes to collect money all month, and on the week of October 17 they will wear pink/red.

Kids’ Club Card Making

All month long

Kids will make cards for cancer patients to help brighten their day!

Swim Challenge

October 1 – 31 | $25 donation

Sign up for our Swim Challenge and get a free swim cap! Participants are challenged to swim the distance from Baltimore, MD to one of these local destinations during the month of October:
Annapolis, MD – 26 miles
Aberdeen, MD – 32 miles
Washington, DC – 40 miles

For more information, please contact mpss@​merrittclubs.​com.

GROUP FITNESS LAUNCH WEEK

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

Invincible

October 10 through November 20
Members: $199 / Non-members: $349

Are you ready to commit to yourself for 6 weeks? Prove to yourself that you have the will power, inner strength, and desire to focus on what is most important – you. You are invincible! With the Invincible program at Eldersburg, you will get:
• Up to 5 small group training sessions per week
• Weekly nutrition virtual group
• 6-Week game plan tracker and accountability follow up
• 4 Amazing coaches

For more information contact Programs Director, Sherri Lively at slively@merrittclubs.​com. Register in the club. $10 from every registration donated to The Red Devils.

Trunk or Treat

October 28 at 4:00pm – 5:​00pm | $5 donation

Join us in the parking lot outside of the club for Trunk or Treat. Participants can expect an evening filled with great costumes, beautifully decorated trunks and most importantly, lots of candy! If you’re decorating your trunk, please provide your own individually wrapped candy.

Register in the club or by contacting Darnella Thomas at dathomas@​merrittclubs.​com.

Danceathon

October 29 at 6 – 8pm

Come dance with us in this Zumba class, also featuring LaBlast & Pound! Register through Motionvibe. Donations aren’t required but are appreciated, and will be accepted at the door.

Boot Camp and Bowls

October 30 at 11am | $20 donation

Kickstart your morning with the ultimate feel good experience! Enjoy an invigorating and unique workout followed by a delicious, complimentary acai bowl, provided by Kismet Cafe. Contact Heidi Shaneybrook to register by October 29.

REGISTER VIA EMAIL

FORT AVENUE

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Mini Tri

October 2 at 7am | $10 donation

Come on out to our Mini Triathalon! We will start the day with a 250m or 10 lap swim, followed by a 10 miles cycle, and ending with a 5k. When you register in club, you can get more information about this, and a suggested training schedule for the weeks leading up to the event. For more information, contact Bruce Lee at blee@merrittclubs.com or 410.​567.​2004.

Group Fitness Launch Week

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

Cycle/Barre Mashup

October 23 at 11am | $15 donation

Hop on, start pedaling, and let go as your instructor takes you for the ride of your life in this 90-minute cycle/barre class on the Merritt Clubs – Fort Avenue pool deck! Tickets are a $15 donation.

REGISTER HERE

OWINGS MILLS

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Candy Jar Guess

All month long

Check out the candy jar at the welcome desk when you come to the club and for a small donation, try to guess how many jellybeans are in it. Winner will get a free month membership (terms and conditions apply.) Results will be tallied and winner contacted on November 1.

GROUP FITNESS LAUNCH WEEK

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

Bench Press Challenge

October 16 at 10:00AM | $5 Donation

Join us in the club to see how many reps each person can do! Men will lift 150lbs and women will lift 75lbs. For more information, contact Tom at tdavidson@merrittclubs.com.

TOWSON

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Swim Challenge

October 1 – 31 | $25 donation

Sign up for our Swim Challenge and get a free swim cap! Participants are challenged to swim the distance from Baltimore, MD to one of these local destinations during the month of October:
Annapolis, MD – 26 miles
Aberdeen, MD – 32 miles
Washington, DC – 40 miles

For more information, please contact mpss@​merrittclubs.​com.

GROUP FITNESS LAUNCH WEEK

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

Cancer Survivor Exercise Clinic

October 16 at 10am | FREE

Join personal trainer Jen as she talks you through how to safely exercise during cancer treatment or post treatment. Jen will demonstrate some exercises focusing on strength, flexibility, and mobility.

REGISTER HERE VIA EMAIL

TUFF Class

October 20 at 5pm | $10 donation

Join us for this special individual TUFF training session. TUFF is high intensity training with functional movements, individual coaching and team motivation.

REGISTER HERE VIA EMAIL

Trunk or Treat

October 27 at 5 – 6pm | $5 donation

Join us in the parking lot outside of the club for Trunk or Treat. Participants can expect an evening filled with great costumes, beautifully decorated trunks and most importantly, lots of candy! If you’re decorating your trunk, please provide your own individually wrapped candy.

REGISTER HERE

Pie a Staff Member

November 1

Bring in some change and make a donation in the jar to vote which Merritt Clubs Towson team member gets pied! The staff member who has the most money in their jar will get pied on.

WHITE MARSH

Silicone Bracelets

All month | $1

Purchase a Red Devils bracelet at the welcome desk to show your support all month long!

10-Day Club Passes

All month | 10 days for $10

Know someone who wants to try out Merritt Clubs? Purchase a 10-day pass to give them entry to the club. Purchase at the club welcome desk.

Kids’ Club Card Making

All month long

Kids will make cards for cancer patients to help brighten their day!

Pet Photo Contest

October 1 – 31

Bring a printed photo of your furry friend in to the Welcome Desk by October 15 with your pet’s name, your name, email, and phone number written on the back. Photos will be posted in the club until October 31 and people will vote by putting money in the jar by your pet! Winner (photo that earns the most money) will be contacted on November 1.

GROUP FITNESS LAUNCH WEEK

October 2 – 8

Les Mills & SoulBody are launching new class releases! To celebrate, we invite everyone to wear red with us and to make a small donation. We will have a donation jar available in classes, feel free to bring that old change hanging out in the bottom of your purse, or you can donate directly here.

BODYCOMBAT Class

October 15 at 5:30pm | $10 donation

Join us for a 75-minute BODYCOMBAT class taught by Jess Dodson and Keittie Ribadeneira. BODYCOMBAT is a high-energy martial arts-inspired workout that is totally non-contact. Learn moves from Karate, Taekwondo, Boxing, Muay Thai, Capoeira, and Kung Fu. Release some stress, have a blast, and feel like a champ!

REGISTER HERE

Pie a Trainer

November 1

Bring in some change and make a donation in the jar to vote which trainer gets pied! The trainer who has the most money in their jar at the end of the month will get pied on November 1!