Programs & Special Events

Zombie Survival Week 

Are you fit for the next zombie apocalypse? Participants in teams of two, four or as individuals can compete in a variety of challenges testing their mental and physical survival skills. For those that dare to prepare (and compete), prizes are awarde for successfully completing the challenge. Participate each day to receive supplies for your own zombie survival kit. Participation is voluntary and free for those with a rec pass, however participants must pre-register so we know who survives and who does not...

Day Operation Mission Compete to Receive
Day 1: 
Sunday, Oct. 26
Cardboard Canoe Race
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Create a canoe using cardboard and duct tape that will float one of your team members across the pool
*PEIF Pool
Survival kit mesh bag
Day 2: 
Monday, Oct. 27
Swim For Your Life
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. or
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Take turns swimming one length of the pool while holding a bar of soap to relay to your team members
*PEIF Pool
Day 3: 
Tuesday, Oct. 28
Cross Fit Challenge
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. or
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
As a team or individually, complete a cross fit style obstacle course as fast as you can
*PEIF Rec Area
Day 3:
Tuesday Oct. 28
Zombie Dodgeball
8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Teams will play each other, or individuals may join a team, Zombie Dodgeball rules will be announced when teams arrive
*PEIF Rec Area
Vital Supplies
Day 4:
Wednesday, Oct. 29
Rock Wall Race & Zombie Maze
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Nominate one member of our team to climb the rock wall to retrieve a map that will be posted at the very top of the wall to complete a secret mission
*PEIF Climbing Wall & Rec Area
Day 5:
Thursday Oct. 30
Black Light Zumba
8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
All teams will combine for a glow in the dark Zumba session 
*Dance Studio
Glow sticks


Blood Pressure & Body Fat Screenings
Screenings will be taking place in the PEIF Rec Area near the Lounge.

Understanding your numbers is the first step toward better health. Screenings will be held three times a month, and will be free for all Rec Members. 

Month Day Time
October Monday 20 10 a.m. - noon
  Tuesday 21 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  Wednesday 22 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
November Monday 17 10 a.m. - noon 
  Tuesday 18 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  Wednesday 19 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.


To register for any of these programs, call 906-227-2519906-227-2519 or stop by PEIF 126.

An electronic copy of our registration form can be downloaded here.


NMU Rec Sports
Call 277-2519 or visit PEIF 126 to register.