ELIZABETH, NJ - A new schedule of online classes are set begin for Persons with Disabilities & Special Needs, with offerings available for children, teens and adults who are residents of Union County. The schedule currently includes yoga, karate, and arts-and-crafts.

All classes in the new 2021 Virtual Program are free and will be offered through the GoToMeeting platform. Registration, required in order to receive a GoToMeeting link for each session, is available by visiting ucnj.org/opdsn-reg.

The schedule includes:

Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust.

Yoga for Teens and Young Adults (Ages 13 - 36) - Mondays, 5 - 6 p.m.

Session 1: January 25 – March 8 (No class 2/15)

Session 2: March 15 – April 19

Session 3: April 26 – June 7 (No class 5/31)

Karate for Kids (Ages 15 and under) - Wednesdays, 7 - 7:45 p.m.

Session 1: January 27 – February 24

Session 2: March 10 – April 7

Session 3: April 21 – May 19

Session 4: June 2 – June 30

Karate for Teens and Young Adults (16 and up) - Wednesdays, 8 - 8:45 p.m.

Session 1: January 27 – February 24

Session 2: March 10 – April 7

Session 3: April 21 – May 19

Session 4: June 2 – June 30

Arts & Crafts for Children (Ages 5-15) - Thursday, February 11, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Note that participants must register at least three days before class begins. Supplies will be available for pick-up from the Office for Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs, located in the County Administration Building in Elizabeth, at 10 Elizabethtown Plaza.

Arts & Crafts for Teens & Young Adults (Ages 16 & up) - Thursday, February 11, 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.

Note that participants must register at least three days before class begins. Supplies will be available for pick-up from the Office for Persons with Disabilities and Special Needs, located in the County Administration Building in Elizabeth, at 10 Elizabethtown Plaza.

For more information about the 2021 Virtual Program, or to discuss ideas and suggestions for additional classes, contact Nicole DeAugustine, Program Coordinator, ndeaugustine@ucnj.org or call the Union County Office for People with Disabilities and Special Needs, 908-527-4807 (for TTY dial 711).