Urbana Park District is offering chance for people age 50 and better to gather in area parks this fall to walk for fun, fellowship and exercise.
Urbana Park Walkers is free. The walkers meet Tuesdays from 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.
The walks take place:
- October 1 – Busey Woods
- October 8 – Busey Woods
- October 15 – Crystal Lake Park
- October 22 – Crystal Lake Park
- October 29 – Crystal Lake Park
“During these walks, we will emphasize total wellness,” said Jacob Johnston, Age-Friendly Resource Coordinator. “That includes physical activity, natural environment immersion and socialization.”
Johnston added, “People can walk at their own pace through Urbana Park District’s finest parks. They’ll enjoy exercise, some sunshine and real conversation with friends and neighbors, all for free.
“We look forward to welcoming everyone regardless of ability to come out and walk with us. Everyone belongs,” Johnston concluded.