Get those sneakers ready, Coles County. We’re #Heartwalking!
On April 21, the American Heart Association is taking over Lake Land College - West Building for the 2018 Heart Walk. The gates open at 8 a.m. and the walk starts at 9:20 a.m. You can choose between a one-mile or three-mile walk route.
This is a family-friendly event!
The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s mission – building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke – in action. Held annually, the walk celebrates those who have made lifestyle changes in an effort to improve their heart-health, and encourages others to take the pledge to live healthier lifestyles, while raising the funding needed for life-saving research and education.
Heart Walk schedule:
8 a.m. - Gates open
9 a.m. - Opening Ceremony
9:20 a.m. - Walk begins
11 a.m. - Walk ends
For additional information, visit http://www2.heart.org/site/TR?fr_id=3136&pg=entry.