Alzheimer’s walk to be Oct. 6
August 20, 2012 9:22PM
Updated: September 22, 2012 6:03AM
to be Oct. 6
JOLIET — The Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be Oct. 6 at Rock Run Forest Preserve. Nearly 850 people area are expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease.
Participants will take part in a three-mile walk. Each walker will also join in a tribute ceremony to honor those affected by Alzheimer’s disease.
Start or join a team at alz.org/walk or by calling 815-744-0804.
Manhattan Labor Day
Parade Sept. 3
MANHATTAN — Manhattan Labor Day Parade will be at 11 a.m. Sept. 3.
If you would like to be in the parade, send in an application by Aug 27.
Applications can be download from the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce website at www.manhattan-il.com.