Seated Tai Chi at the Botanical Conservatory

Event Details

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Weekly on Thursday at 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM from January 16, 2014 until March 6, 2014

Weekly on Thursday at 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM from April 10, 2014 until June 5, 2014

Location: Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.

Phone: (260) 427-6000

Event Description

February 21, 2014 Updated Feb 21, 2014 at 12:15 PM EDT

Thursdays, January 16-March 6, 9:30-10:30 am
Thursdays, April 10 – June 5, 9:30–10:30 am

This one-hour class is designed to allow low-mobility and seated individuals the experience of a modified version of Tai Chi for arthritis. All classes are taught with students seated. It is suited to anyone with difficulty walking, confined to a wheelchair or who finds it difficult to stand for any length of time. Instructor Sandy Gebhard uses a modified technique by renowned teacher Dr. Paul Lam. Individuals will be taught various movements that are easy to accomplish. Those dealing with chronic conditions often see improved health and mobility.

Note: If a session meets its registration minimum, additional students may drop in for $10 per session, up to the class maximum. If minimums are not met, the program will be cancelled. Drop-ins should call ahead to make sure class will be in session. Ages 18-adult. Registration deadline: January 9. Min. 11. Max. 13. $59/public; $49/Conservatory member or volunteer. To register, call (260) 427-6000 and refer to class code 127002-R1.

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