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Registration for International Walk to School Day 2011

News Date: 
Fri, 2011-04-08
Event Date: 
Wed, 2011-10-05

Registration is now open for Walk to School Day 2011, a one-day event in the U.S. that is a part of an international effort to celebrate the many benefits of walking and bicycling to school throughout the month of October. Now in its 14th year, this year’s event will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 5. Walk to School Day participation reached a record high in 2010 with more than 3,500 registered U.S. events, and that number is expected to rise once again in 2011.
Walk to School Day event registration is free and available to individuals and organizations holding an October event in the U.S. Events that register on the Walk to School website, http://www.walktoschool.org/register, will be displayed on an interactive U.S. map on the website, where neighboring communities, media and other organizations can identify who is walking in their areas.
For more information on the Walk to School activities in the U.S., visit http://wwww.walktoschool.org. To see photos from events held in 2010, visit http://www.iwalktoschool.org/photos/index.htm.