Special Needs Pool Party Slated

A local support group for families who have children with special needs is sponsoring a free pool party on Saturday at the Chambers YMCA in Elm Grove, Wheeling.

The party will take place from 5-7 p.m. and is sponsored by Ohio Valley SNAPS, or Special Needs and Autism Parent Support, which is run by the Ohio?County Family Resource Network and the Marshall County Family Resource Center. Refreshments, including pizza and popcorn, will be provided. Parents are required to stay with their children.

The support group meets at 10 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month and 1 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the Children’s Museum of the Ohio Valley, 1000 Main St., Wheeling.

For more information about the support group or to register for the pool party, call the Ohio County?Family Resource Network office, 304-233-5600 or email ocfrnoffice@yahoo.com. Reservations are due Thursday.