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Events for Let's Move Day 2012 - September 23, 2012

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Let's Move Day - Oakwood University Church - ALABAMA
Lace up your sneakers and get ready to move on Sunday, September 23rd beginning at 10:00 am at the Millett Activity Center (Oakwood University Skating Rink) in Huntsville, AL!  Kids bring your parents for a day of exercise and fun!  Challenge Mom and Dad to a relay race or burn some calories during aerobics class.  See if you can be the first one through our obstacle course or do the most push-ups!  Bring your family and bring a friend to "Let's Move Day," Sunday, September 23rd beginning at 10:00 am. This event is sponsored by Oak Kidz Children's Ministries as part of the "Let's Move" Initiative to fight the problem of childhood obesity within our generation.  We will also have a Fun Walk on campus for the entire family.  Come join us and let's move!

3rd Annual Manteca SDA Health Fair - Manteca SDA - CALIFORNIA
Take charge of your health at the 3rd annual Health Fair on September 23rd from 10am to 3pm. For more information, call (209) 239-1706, download the English flyer here, or Espanol here.

Let's Move Day! - Keney Park - CONNECTICUT
Registration begins at 8:30am for the 10am 5k run/walk at Keney Park in Hartford (500 Woodland St - Across from Faith Church). For more information, contact Maurice Edwards - 860-985-8489

Walk-A-Thon Fundraiser - Dover First Church - DELAWARE
On Sunday, October 14th, we will be having a walk-a-thon fundraiser for the new school being built there for the 2013-2014 Dover First Christian School.  All funds raised will help with that school and will be part of the Let's Move Events. Martha Bacon and Ellen Aparicio will be coordinating the fundraiser.

5K Walk - Middletown SDA - DELAWARE
Join us for a 5k Walk. The walk will start at Middletown Adventist Church, 858 Noxontown Road, Middletown, DE.

Let's Move Day - West Wilmington SDA - DELAWARE
Our church, school, and ministry leaders are planning on doing a let's move day on Sunday, September 30th at  3003 Millcreek Road, Wilmington, DE 19808. Contact: Elvis Mogoi, Pastor, Church Phone: (302)-998-3961, Cell Phone: (302)-981-2823.

5k Walk/Run - Apopka SDA - FLORIDA
“Let’s Move Apopka” wants to encourage healthy kids and families in our community! Please join us to raise awareness so that our children can reach adulthood at a healthy weight. Race starting point is from the Apopka Seventh-Day Adventist Church and using the South Orange Blossom Trail that runs directly behind the church going for a distance of 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) and looping back to the church grounds. Registration begins at 7:00 am and the 5k starts at 8 am. There will also be a Kid's Fun Run for ages 4 through 12.

The event will also feature a health fair, free health screenings, a blood bank, local vendors and booths, and kids activities (with parental or guardian supervision). For more information, visit http://www.racesmith.com/races/LetsMoveDayApopka5K.html.

Let's Move Day - Oakwood University - FLORIDA
Join us for a 1-5k fun run to raise money for scholarships at Oakwood University. Salando Park is the venue. Start time is 10am. For more information, download the brochure here.

The "Let's Move" Olympics - Florida Hospital - FLORIDA
Florida Hospital in Orlando is hosting a program-wide olympics at our facility. It will be a fun chance for kids and their families to get out and have a great time moving and cheering one another on. For more information, email Lindy.Moore@flhosp.org.

Lakeview's 2nd Annual Back to Health Fun Run & Health Expo - Lakeview SDA - GEORGIA
Join us for our 2nd annual Fun Run on Sunday, Sept. 23 at 9am. Registration begins at 7:30am at Lakeview Seventh-Day Adventist. For more information visit http://www.backtohealthrun.wordpress.com or download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day! - Adairsville SDA - GEORGIA
2pm-6pm: Manning Mill Park (Manning Mill Rd. • Adairsville, GA). The Adairsville Church will be hosting a health expo and your entire family is invited to: taste delicious fresh-made juices, enjoy a relaxing back rub, get a body-fat analysis, take a Harvard Step Test, take home healthy recipes, have fun with Gordon's mascot, and get emergency preparedness info. Visit the website 

Let's Move Day! - Atlanta Southside SDA - GEORGIA
10am-2pm: Learn more about Let's Move Day

Let's Move Day! - Blairsville Church - GEORGIA
2pm-5pm: Meeks Park (Blairsville, GA). The Blairsville Church is hosting an awesome Let's Move Day event for kids 6-12 years old.

Let's Move Day! - Georgia-Cumberland Academy - GEORGIA
2pm-4pm :: Calhoun City Rec Center (Calhoun, GA). From 2pm-4pm. Several community businesses and organizations are sponsoring stations to promote healthy living and help kids discover fun ways to get active.  Each participant will receive fun prizes.  Contact Greg Hudson at 678-986-6243 for more information.

Let's Move Day! - Lakeview SDA - GEORGIA
9am: Lakeview Church campus (4001 Macedonia Rd. • Powder Springs, GA). The Lakeview Church will be holding their 2nd Annual Back to Health Fun Run & Health Expo. Visit the website or Register

Let's Move Day! - Oglethorpe Church - GEORGIA
Enjoy 25 activity stations at the Oglethorpe City Park from 3pm-6pm. Activities include a walking track, Zumba, basketball, rope climbing and more. For more information, contact Carolyn Lipscomb (229-322-9843) and Ellen Chase (229-472-1729).

Let's Move, Let's Read! - Shiloh SDA - ILLINOIS
5K walk/bike on the lake, followed by variety of physical activities for every age. Free Continental Breakfast. 8 a.m. at 63rd Street Beach, Chicago, IL. Please bring a book for donation to community to encourage reading! For more information, download the flyer or contact Christina Wells (773-224-7700)

Let's Move Day 5k Run/Walk and Health Fair - KENTUCKY
THe event takes place at Long Run Park,1605 Flat Rock Road, Louisville, KY 40245. 5k begins at 8:30am, Health and Fitness Fair from 10am to noon. Registration: Online at Active.com or E-mail letsmoveday@gmail.com and request an entry form.

Let's Move Day 5k Run/Walk - Middletown SDA - KENTUCKY
Join us for Let's Move Day on September 23rd at Long Run Park, 1605 Flat Rock Road, Louisville, KY 40245. Check-in at 7:45am, 5k begins at 8:30am. Download the flyer and download the registration form here for more information.

Let's Move Day Events - Lake Charles SDA - LOUISIANA
Let's Move Day events from 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM at the Civic Center grounds in Lake Charles, 900 Lake Shore Dr., Lake Charles, LA 70601. Visit www.lakecharlesadventists.org or download the flyer for more information.

5k Fun Run/Walk - Southern Asian SDA - MARYLAND
Join us for a 5k fun run/walk at 2001 E. Randolph Rd, Silver Spring, MD. Race ID pickup at 8:30am, race starts at 9:30am. For more information, download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day - Atholton Adventist Church and Academy - MARYLAND
We will be doing an entire week of Let's Move, beginning with our Church and School picnic.  To see details, go to the school website and click on the Accent link in the upper right corner. On Tuesday, Sep 25, we will have a Parents vs. Students Hockey/Basketball Tournament. Contact: Marilynn Peeke, Principal at 410-740-2425 or Office@atholton.us

Let's Move Day - Rocky Knoll School - MARYLAND
Students will either walk or bike along a 7 mile portion of the C & O Canal.  The walk-a-thon bike-a-thon will be a fund raiser activity to help pay off the balance of the cost for Rocky Knoll School's new gym floor. Contact Mark Walker for more information (304-263-9894 - mark710590@aol.com)

Let's Move Day - Crest Lane Adventist School - MARYLAND
Crest Lane School will be having a walk-a-thon on September 28th at 342 Crest Lane, Westminster, MD, 21157. For more information, contact Angela Misselhorn - 410-840-4240 Angela@crestlane.org

Let's Move Day - Eastern Shore Junior Academy - MARYLAND
The pre-k & kindergarten students at ESJA in Sudlersville will be walking everyday next week to "walk across the United States."  We will be graphing our distance everyday for math and learning about the states we will be crossing in social studies. For more information, contact Jennifer Miller at djmiller915@hotmail.com or 410-505-4074

Let's Move Day Olympics - Frederick Adventist School - MARYLAND
Thursday, Sept 27th - 12:45 - 3:30pm. Students in K-10 are grouped into countries and will compete in events.  The group with the top points will receive a gold medal, next group will receive silver, then bronze. For more information contact Robby Herr or Anita Minty at 301-663-0363

Let's Move Day - Parkville High School / Northeast SDA - MARYLAND
9am to 2pm. Activities include jumping jacks, hula hoops, jump rope and more. For more information, call 410-928-4223 or download the flyer here.

5K Run/Walk - Spencerville SDA - MARYLAND
The Spencerville Health Committee is planning a 5k run/walk, starting here at the church, for the morning of Sunday, September 23. The event will begin at 9:00 a.m. however, participants are encouraged to arrive a few minutes early for check-in and warm-up. Contact: Carol Strack, 301-384-2920, or email office@spencervillesda.org

Vibrant Life Health Expo and Fun Run - Review and Herald Publishing - MARYLAND
This year's Vibrant Life 5K fun run at the Review and Herald campus in south Hagerstown, Maryland, will include a free health fair with tests to measure fitness as well as samples of healthy cooking. Learning stations for children will feature health principles such as the need to exercise and drink more water. Trophies (for both males and females) will be given to the top overall finishers. Registration is at 8am, race begins at 9:30. For additional information about the race, call 1-800-257-2316, or e-mail 5krun@rhpa.org,

Walk-A-Thon - Miracle Temple Worship Center – MARYLAND
Miracle Temple will be sponsoring a Walk-A-Thon in the Scenic Patapsco Park on September 23rd, from  9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Download the flyer here for more information.

Mount Vernon Trip and Let's Move Day! - General Conference Human Resources - MARYLAND
General Conference Human Resources will be taking a trip to Mount Vernon and still has a few seats left on the bus. For more information, email Jane Morrison at morrisonj@gc.adventist.org

Let's Move Day - Mt. Aetna Adventist Elementary School - MARYLAND
The school will celebrate Let's Move Day on September 28 from 9:00 am to 12:00. We have planned 12 events and students will rotate every 15 minutes doing activities in our gym and outside weather permitting.  We do like to stress the importance of physical activity at our school.  We will be jumping rope, practicing basketball skills, soccer skills, general exercises as well. 

Fun at the Park Day - Trinity Temple SDA - MICHIGAN
Join us for Let's Move Day at Kindleberger Park in Kalamazoo, MI on September 23rd from 11am to 3pm. For more information, call (269) 978-5131 or (269)290-3225 or download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day in Flint - Flint Fairhaven SDA Church - MICHIGAN
The Flint Fairhaven SDA Church in Flint Michigan is participating in the Let's Move Day this Sunday September 23, from 1p-3p.  We plan to do our part in reaching the two million mile goal and have invited the community to join us.  Various physical activities are planned and a vegetarian lunch will be provided afterwards.

5K Walk and Activities - Laurel SDA - MISSISSIPPI
The Let's Move Day events are free to the public and include a 5K walk and other activities. Meet at Mason Park in Laurel 7 Ave and 20th Street in Hattiesburg. The event goes from 7 to 10 am.

5K and 1 Mile Walk - Nevada SDA - MISSOURI
We're hosting a 5K and 1 Mile walk on Sunday, Sept. 23, 8am at Walton Park in Nevada, MO. For more information visit http://www.nevadamosda.org or download the flyer here.

Fall Family Fun Festival - Rolla SDA - MISSOURI
Rolla Seventh-day Adventist Church, School, and Child Care will enjoy an afternoon of Fall Fun on Sunday, Sept 23 at 1:00pm.  Meanwhile back at the church, a farm animal petting zoo will be going on, followed by field games.  For more information, contact Becki at (417) 259-3583 or download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day Annual Health Fair – Beth El SDA – NEW JERSEY
Join us for Let's Move Day on September 23rd at 215 MLK Blvd, Jersey City, NJ. 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Download the flyer here for more information.

Fitness Walk - Jefferson Park - NEW JERSEY
Come join us in Jefferson Park in Elizabeth, NJ for a one mile fitness walk. The course is flat pavement and we will be walking slowly, so this event is suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels. Registration opens at 8:00am, the walk will start at 8:30. Afterwards, there will be a kid's tug of war and other games in the park. Download the flyer for more information.

Let's Move Day Health Weekend – Newtonville SDA – NEW JERSEY
Join us for Let's Move Day on September 23rd at Stockton College in Pomona, NJ at 10:30 AM. Download the flyer here for more information.

In Step for Life 5k Fun Run - NY13 - NEW YORK
Everyone is welcome for the In Step for Life 5k Fun Run on Sunday, Sept. 23 at NY13. For more information visit http://www.ny13.org or download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day Walk - Ebenezer SDA - NEW YORK
Registration begins at 8:15 for the 9:00am walk in Eisenhower Park (Parking Field 6). For more information, contact Debra Walker (631-374-6503).

5K walk/run, Handball, Basketball, Tennis, Health Screening - Kaiser Park - NEW YORK
Join us in Coney Island for Let's Move day! Enter at Neptune ave and W 29th st. 9am to 4pm. Meet in front of the Park House for registration. For more information, contact A. Small at 718-629-2079, C. Baker at 718-629-2079 or M. Gillespie at 718-230-3263.

5K Walk - Solid Rock SDA - NEW YORK
Join us for Let's Move Day at O'Donohue Parkat the beach in Far Rockaway. Registration at 9am and the walk begins 10am. For more information, contact Solid Rock SDA at 718-634-1622

Let's Move Relay; Steps to Better Health - Raleigh SDA - NORTH CAROLINA
Join the fight against cancer on Let's Move Day 2012. The run is at 2pm to 6pm. For more information, download the flyer.

Let's Move Day! - University City SDA and Concord SDA - NORTH CAROLINA
Join us for Let's Move Day at Frank Liske Park, 4001 Stough Rd, Concord, NC, 28027. We will meet at the W.O. Barnhardt Shelter near the lake. Event starts at 10am. For more information, contact Kathy Russell (704) 641-1167 or Paul Scroggins (980) 229-2756.

Let's Move Day - Rehoboth SDA - PENNSYLVANIA
Join us at 8:30 am at Rehoboth SDA Church to celebrate Let's Move Day. Download the flyer for more information.

Let's Move Day Fun Walk – Pine Academy & Pine Forge SDA – PENNSYLVANIA
Join us for Let's Move Day on September 23rd from 9:00 AM – 11:00 at Wagner Administration Bldg. Download the flyer here for more information.

West Philly Health Weekend – West Philadelphia SDA – PENNSYLVANIA
Agape feast, consecration service, health fair and fun activities for everyone. 4527 Haverford Avenue, Phila. PA Download the flyer here for more information.

Crestmont’s Let’s Move Day – Willow Grove SDA – PENNSYLVANIA
Let’s join together on September 23rd and show we can take charge of health from 2 PM – 6 PM at Crestmont Park. Download the flyer here for more information.

5K Walk/Run - Columbia Midtown Church - SOUTH CAROLINA
Finlay Park, Columbia, SC. Sponsored by the Columbia Midtown Church. Contact Person: Lauren Simms (803) 609-4569

Let's Move Day! - Shiloh SDA - SOUTH CAROLINA
Join us for a 5k Run/Walk-A-Thon at Hampton Park, Charleston, SC : 7:00am - 11:00am For more information, contact Charmaine Cohen at (843) 906-9766 or download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day! - Knoxville First Church - TENNESSEE
3pm-7pm :: 1717 Little Creek Lane • Knoxville, TN. A free vegetarian/vegan cookout will take place from 3pm – 7pm. Free food and a screening of the documentary “Forks Over Knives” will be available to all pre-registered participants. Participants are also invited to take part in the local Let’s Move Day walking event from 4pm – 5pm at the same location. Registration for the food is limited to 50 people and the registration deadline is September 19, 2012.  Participants should provide their own lawn chairs and/or blankets for seating. For more information and to register, contact Stan Wolcott at 865-436-3776 or register online at knoxvilleinstep.com.

Let's Move Day! - Lenoir City SDA - TENNESSEE
1pm-5pm :: Lenoir City Rock Springs Park & Wampler Field

El Paso on the Move's McKelligon Canyon Challenge 5k Run/Walk - TEXAS
Join the 5k Run/Walk in El Paso, TX at 8am Sunday, Sept 23rd at McKelligon Canyon, 1500 McKelligon Canyon. Cost is $25 after Tuesday, $15 for active-duty military and teams of 10 or more, $10 for kids age 12 and under. Register online at raceadventuresunlimited.com For more information, call 257-5521 or 329-1039.

Let's Move Cleburn! - Emmanuel SDA Church - TEXAS
Learn 8 simple steps to improve your health, take part in health screening and enjoy healthy snacks on Sunday, Septemebr 23rd. For more information, contact Raginee Edwards (817-382-2399) or download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day! - Bellfort SDA - TEXAS
The Sensational Seniors of Bellfort Seventh-day Adventist in Houston, TX is sponsoring Let's Move Day in Hermann Park, meeting at the administration building. We are inviting you to come and join us at 9:00 AM. For more information, contact Nettie R. Best at 281-370-2067.

Let's Move Day - Huguley Hospital - TEXAS
The SouthWestern Union SDA, Southwester Adventist University, Joshua Adventist School and Joshua/Fort Worth First SDA are teaming up for Let's Move Day from 7am to noon at the Huguley Hospital (11801 South Freeway (I-35W) Burleson, TX 76028). A 1K run/walk and activity stations will provide fun activities and exercise opportunities for both kids and adults. For more information, call 817-219-5724.

Let's Move Day 5K Fun Run/Walk - VIRGINIA
Join us for Let's Move Day at 3901 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA, 23221 at 8:30am. Download the flyer here.

Let's Move Day 5K Walk – Prentis Park SDA – VIRGINIA
Join us for a 5K walk at Mount Trashmore, Virginia Beach, VA. Registration starts at 7:30 AM. Download the flyer here for more information.

Let's Move Day! - Campostella Heights SDA - VIRGINIA
Event runs from !2pm to 5pm, no cost. For more information, contact Dr. Lynnette Moore at 641-2129, adventistwellnesscenter@aol.com. Download the flyer or download the poster here.

Let's Move Day - Mount Tahoma SDA - WASHINGTON
Mount Tahoma Church invites you to a 2K or 4K fitness walk at 8 am. The walk will be held at Jason Lee Middle School Athletic Track in Tacoma and is suitable for all ages to participate. To join or volunteer, contact Donna Manier at (253) 344-7205.

Let's Move Day - Skagit Adventist Academy - WASHINGTON
We invite you to participate in a 5K road race/walk and 1 mile kids' fun run on September 30. Registration is at 7:30 am, kids' run at 8:30 am, and 5K run/walk at 9 am. There is a fee to participate in the 5K, and proceeds benefit SAA service projects. »Learn more and register for "Run with the Wolves" by viewing this registration brochure.

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BERMUDA

Let's Move Day Bermuda - BERMUDA
Help up reach our 10,000 mile goal in one day! Routes start at 7am and 3pm. For more information, download the flyer.

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CANADA

Walkathon - Bet-el Spanish Church - ONTARIO
The walkathon will be held at Ettiene Brule park in Toronto at 10 am on Sunday. Afterwards there will be aerobics for women and games for kids.

Church Cleanup - Brockville Church - ONTARIO
The Brockville Church in Brockville, Ontario will be doing a Church Cleanup for Let's Move Day. Exercises such as cleaning windows, and wiping walls are sure to stretch us all.

Walk/Ride/Skate - Meadowvale SDA - ONTARIO
Meadowvale SDA invites all to walk, or ride or roller blade around Lake Aquitaine in Mississauga, Ontario as a part of Let's Move Day.

5K Run/Walk - Montreal Spanish SDA and Montreal Filipino SDA - QUEBEC
The Montreal Spanish and Filipino churches together with some members from other churches are teaming up and registration Saturday at 7pm and Sunday the day begins at 8am with warmups and a short devotion.. We plan to do the 5k with  the youth intending to run sort of competitively and the older people walking at their individual speed. Prizes and trophies will be awarded to the winners in their categories but every one will receive a special button. .We will end up at the local park where we will have other sport activities. There will be refreshments like sandwiches, cookies, water which will also be provided at the start, fruits and boiled corn. The event will take place at Montreal Spanish SDA Church, at 4141 Bannantyne St in Verdun, Quebec.

Let's Move Day - Prince Albert SDA - SASKATCHEWAN
Prince Albert SDA church in Saskatchewan will be hosting a nature hike approximately 6 miles long on Sunday September 23rd at 10 AM.
Sponsoring Organizations
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Children's MinistriesNAD Disabilities MinistriesAdventist Community ServicesNAD Women's MinistriesNAD Ministerial Department
The material in this website is provided for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any illness, metabolic disorder, disease or health problem. Always consult your physician or health care provider before beginning any nutrition or exercise program. Use of the programs, advice and information contained in this website is at the sole choice and risk of the reader.