For the Metro Wire
Adults with arthritis and older adults looking for a low-impact workout are offered aquatic classes this spring through the Special Needs Aquatic Program (SNAP) at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
Sessions are offered Mondays and Thursdays, April 2-May 17, for 14 classes at $42. Classes are 45 minutes long.
The Basic Aquatic Exercise class is offered at 8:45 a.m., and the Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program is offered at 10 and 11:15 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Each class is limited to 15 participants.
Participants may also add a 10 a.m. Wednesday class for $21.
The classes are held in the therapeutic pool, adjacent to the Quandt Fieldhouse in the UW-Stevens Point Health Enhancement Center, 2050 Fourth Ave.
Early registration is advised, as program space is limited. For registration and more information, go to www.uwsp.edu/shcp/Pages/SNAP/child.aspx, call 715-346-2706 or email [email protected]