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Walk Kansas

2020 Walk Kansas will start on March 15 and run through May 9. Registration Packets and Payment will still have to be made in our office  before your team is registered or t-shirts ordered. Walk Kansas is a team-based program that will help you and others lead a healthier life by being more active., making better nutrition choices, and learning positive ways to deal with stress. This is the 19th year of Walk Kansas. I challenge our community to met last year's numbers, let's try for 100 teams.  Come join us and take small steps to a healthier lifestyle. Registration includes all of the activities and your t-shirt. Door Prizes will be given away at Kick-Off and Wrap Up Event (watch for details). Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 poker hands each week during the Poker Walk.

Activities that have been included in the past:

Kick-Off Party Tuesday  11:30 to 1 p.m. at the Bowyer Building on the Lyon County Fairgrounds

Food Too Good To Waste 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. please register call 341-3220.

Learn How to Play Pickle Ball 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Emporia Recreation Center Gym

Everyday Mindfulness 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Bowyer Building please register call 341-3220

Wrap Up Event  Poker with a Twist  at C of E Park during the last Poker Walk

Poker Walks every Tuesday during Walk Kansas at C of E Park start directly behind Kenyon Hall 11:30 to 1 p.m.

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We had a great time in 2019. Here are some pictures from past Walk Kansas events.

poker walk 2015Fat bucks


 Make plans now for 2020.


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Lyon County
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Emporia, KS 66801