August 2013

Walk to School Month: Register Now

Posted on Aug 29, 2013

International Walk to School Month (and Walk at School Month) is coming up in October. Join us and walk for the environment, physical activity, safety and fun! Register online at There are great prizes to be won by participating schools/groups:

• A bike donated by Cyclesmith to give away to a lucky bike-minded student
• Three classroom kits of 30 pedometers
• Reflective arm/leg bands for all students (up to 500)

Registered schools/groups will receive an Organizer Kit with lots of event ideas. Bussed students can get involved too! Walk at school, in the local community or on a nearby trail. International Walk to School Month is a partnership of the Ecology Action Centre and the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness as part of the Active Kids Healthy Kids initiative. Learn more here:

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Sponsored By:

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • NS Gov
  • CTV