Museum announces tai chi class

JASPER — The Dubois County Museum is hosting a tai chi class from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays in Room 3, starting July 7. If the weather is nice, the class may be held outside in the museum’s adjunct park.

Tai Chi Master Weigant began studying martial arts in 1987 and has studied various styles under different instructors. He holds a 5th Degree Black Belt in Ryu Kyu K, fyi empo and a Black Sash in Shui Lung Gongfu and Tai Chi/Qigong. He served the Evansville Police Department for 23 years, including eight years as a financial crimes detective.

Weigant began studying Reiki in 2008 and began professional practice in 2009. Along the way, he has earned a master’s degree in spiritual healing and certifications in mindfulness, acupressure, cranio-sacral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, iridology and life coaching. He is the founder of Tri-State Holistic Wellness LCC and has been providing energy and body therapies to clients for 11 years. He currently teaches Tai Chi and Qigong for several facilities and online.

Weigant is taking all the registrations and collecting fees. Register with Weigant at on Facebook at or

The museum, at 2704 N. Newton St., is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. The museum is closed Mondays. For more information, call 634-7733 or visit The museum is also on Facebook and Twitter.



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