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'Knit gnat' Gavin Hitchcock took his needles and yarn on the bus rides to football games, earning raised eyebrows. "It's fun." (Jean Ruzicka/Enterprise)

Nevis students learn knitting to reduce stress

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Diet.

Exercise.

Knitting.

Nevis sophomores striding into Janet Golden-Landquist's health classes are gaining an understanding of healthy stress reduction - a stitch at a time.

Armed with yarn and needles, the 10th graders were introduced to the intricacies of turning yarn into blanket pieces, while learning the ancient art is a tangible means to reduce stress and increase self-esteem.

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