5K walk for breast cancer program set

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 10:14 a.m. CDT

SYCAMORE – Sycamore Angels Rebekah Lodge 106 will host its fourth annual 5K Walk With the Angels on Saturday, Oct. 5. The public is invited and encouraged to participate.

Registration opens at 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10:30 a.m. The walk will begin and end at the Sycamore Oddfellows-Rebekah Lodge, 131 Sabin St. in Sycamore. The event is to promote breast cancer awareness and the importance of early detection, and proceeds will benefit the Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer Program.

The turnaround point will be the lake at Rotary Park, where participants can take a break and enjoy water, fresh fruit and granola bars. After the walk, participants are invited to a social gathering at the lodge with food, raffles and fellowship.

Cost is $25 for adults and $12 for children 8 to 15. Children 7 and younger can walk for free. T-shirts will be available while supplies last. To register or for more information, call 815-501-1229 or email jstilez@comcast.net.

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