October is International Walk to School Month

This year, Feet Firs t is giving your IWALK event a boost with a collaborative meeting and FREE resource giveaway.  If you would like to see more kids walking and bicycling to your school, make sure that someone from your community attends this meeting!
WHAT:      IWALK Regional Planning Meeting with Feet First
WHEN:      Tuesday, September 13th, 10:30am-12:00pm
WHERE:     John Stanford Center for Educational Excellence
                     Room 2700
                     2445 3rd Avenue South / Seattle, WA  98134

RSVP: Click here to RSVP. If you have already RSVP’d, please forward this invitation to others who might be interested in attending. 

A FEW FUN EXTRAS: 

  • Come directly to the meeting location, or if you prefer join a Walking School Bus at 10:15am from the SODO Light Rail Station.
  • Children are welcome to attend the meeing, but must remain with their parent. 
  • Light refreshments will be provided.

If you have any questions, contact Jen Cole, Feet First Safe Routes to School Director
by calling 206-652-2310 or emailing jen@feetfirst.org

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting!

2 Comments on “October is International Walk to School Month”

  1. I think walking to school is a great idea. I walk my children everyday to Christ the King School in Broadview. However, because of the lack of PROPER sidewalks in North Seattle, walking to school is downright dangerous. If we can truly support this event as North Seattlelites, the city can give us the proper tools to do so.

  2. It would be great to hear from more parents and from schoolchildren about walking to school. If you do walk or send students by foot to school; what kind of experiences do you have?
    If you do not walk or encourage walking; why is that?
    Please send comments.
    Regards, RichardT

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