Graceful Wakes and the Chain Skimmers Water Ski Show will present an Adaptive Water Ski Clinic this Friday, July 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Lake Pleasant in Conover.

Open to adults and children with disabilities age 6 and older, the event will allow participants to use a specially designed adaptive water ski to experience the thrill of water skiing with two trained side skiers next to them.

Attendees and the public can then stay for a Cypress Gardens Water Ski Team Benefit Show July 13, at 6 p.m. on Lake Pleasant.

Members of the Cypress Gardens Water Ski Team are traveling from Winter Haven, Fla., to put on a one-hour show that will feature special guests from the Chain Skimmers Water Ski Show team. 

Graceful Wakes Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. 

Lake Pleasant is located at 5280 Highway 45 north of Conover.