Classes and Events Policies

All Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital events, classes and programs are offered to provide people of all ages with tools to live and enjoy a healthy lifestyle.  Use the list of categories to find a class.
 

Registration

There are three easy ways to register for a class:
 
  1. Register online
  2. Call the community relations office at 616.748.2834
  3. Register in person at the community relations office, 2nd floor, DeWitt Professional Building

Payment

Payment must be received at time of registration. Please note: A returned check for insufficient funds will be assessed a $25 processing fee.
 

Class & Event Cancellation Procedures/ Policy

Classes and events are generally cancelled in inclement weather. If there are any questions, please view class cancellations below or call the community relations office at 616.748.2834 to verify whether a class or event is cancelled.
 
Time permitting, the following media will be notified of cancellations: WOOD TV-8, WZZM TV-13, WHTC 1450 AM and JOY 99.3 FM.

Class Cancellations

 

Weekday Classes

If Zeeland Public Schools (ZPS) closes due to inclement weather, all classes scheduled to begin before 12 p.m. will automatically be cancelled. If ZPS has a two-hour delay, all classes will go on as scheduled. For classes beginning at 12 p.m. or later, weather conditions will be reassessed. If ZPS is not in session, team members of the community programs department will assess the weather and determine the status of the class or event. Class and event cancellations will be announced on the community relations telephone recording no later than one hour prior to the class start time. Time permitting, local media sources will be contacted.
 
Saturday Classes

Weather conditions will be assessed and any cancellation will be communicated to class participants.

*Participants are always encouraged to use their judgment to assess road conditions and travel safety.
 

Refunds

A full refund will be issued if a class is cancelled due to low enrollment or is a one-time class that cannot be rescheduled.
 
Those registered for classes will be notified by the Community Relations Administrative Assistant in these circumstances. Additionally, there may be special circumstances when refunds are provided. Refunds will be issued when deemed appropriate. An administrative fee of $5.00 will be assessed for reasons other than those noted above.