Update: This event happens rain or shine...it will start in the Pickel Field House.
Vol State, in cooperation with the
Sumner County Health Department, will officially kick off the 2012 Walk
Across Sumner Event. It’s Saturday September 8th.
The place is the Vol State Gallatin Campus between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m..
There will be a children’s obstacle course, a walking route, inflatables,
music, exercise fitness classes and more. Participants will be encouraged to
walk 34 and a half miles, the distance across Sumner County, during a four-week
period. This fundraiser will benefit elementary physical education
programs across the county. You can walk on greenways in your
neighborhood, or at walking trails and parks throughout the county. For
more information, visit www.sumnertn.org
Here's a recent story in the Tennessean about the event: