Area walkers and runners can sign up for the fifth annual Seneca Hill Charity Walk to be held Saturday, May 22 at the Seneca Hill Health Community.
This yearâ€™s event supports Oswego Healthâ€™s diabetes education and support programs, as well as the Fulton and Oswego YMCAs. There will be a 1.5 mile course and a 3.1 (5K) mile course. Both routes are paved. In addition, there will be an unpaved nature trail walk. Check in begins at the upper parking lot of The Manor at Seneca Hill
at 8 a.m., with the race starting at 9 a.m.
There is a $15 entry fee for adults, and $6 for children ages six to 12. Children under the age of five can participate for free. This is a family friendly event and children are welcome as are pets on leashes. Registration forms are available at the Oswego or Fulton YMCAs, The Manor and Springside, both located on the Seneca Hill campus, Oswego Hospital and several local businesses. A form will be available on the Oswego Health website at www.oswegohealth.org
Those who take part in the walk/run may also seek pledges, however, this is not required. Participants who register before May 13th will receive a free t-shirt at the event.
The walk will support Oswego Healthâ€™s diabetes educational programs that include free screenings, educational sessions, counseling and two monthly support groups.
Oswego Healthcare system includes the Oswego Hospital, The Manor at Seneca Hill, a skilled nursing facility; Springside at Seneca Hill, a retirement living community; an urgent care center in Fulton, as well as health services centers in Mexico, Parish and now Phoenix. For more information, call (315) 349-5500 or visit oswegohealth.org.