Program Update: Dance for Life and Dance for MS new dates and times

The dates and times for two community dance programs have changed! These changes go into effect May 11th, 2022.

Dance for Life

Day/Time: Wednesdays 2:45pm-3:45pm

Location: Hybrid options now available! – Participants have the option to attend class at the Senior Recreation Center (5701 NW 34th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32653) OR virtually via Zoom

Dance for MS

Day/Time: Fridays 11am-12pm

Location: Participants will join on Zoom

To register for a class, as an in-person attendee or via Zoom, email Whitney Wilson at wwilson@arts.ufl.edu

See below for class descriptions.


Dance for Life

Wednesdays: 2:45pm-3:45pm

Dance for Life is a free weekly dance class for people with a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease (PD) and their significant others. The program is designed to help people with PD improve their quality of life through enhanced overall physical well-being, social interaction, creative expression, and targeted improvements in balance, strength, and mobility.

Contact Whitney Wilson at wwilson@arts.ufl.edu to register!

Dance for MS

Fridays: 11am-12pm

Dance for MS is a free, weekly dance class designed for people with Multiple Sclerosis and their caregivers and/or loved ones. This class, a collaborative effort among UF dancers, neurologists and individuals with MS, explores how movement can directly benefit those with MS through improving physical and social well-being. No previous dance experience required.

Contact Whitney Wilson at wwilson@arts.ufl.edu to register!