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Wilson Heart Walk Will be Held at Barton College on Saturday, Nov. 11

WILSON, NC. — Nov. 4, 2023 — The Barton College Healthcare+ HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) Pathways student organization is pleased to partner with the American Heart Association and the Barton Community Wellness/Barton Fit Committees on campus to sponsor the 2023 fall Wilson Heart Walk scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 11.  

The Heart Walk will be held on the campus of Barton College. The kick-off begins at 9 a.m. at the Centennial Alumni Bell Tower. Registration is available on-site, and there are no fees to participate in the Walk.  

The official Walk will begin at 10 a.m. on Riley Plaza at the Bell Tower, and participants will follow a prepared route that will end back at the Bell Tower. Water will be available and free to the participants.  

A Health Fair will be provided for participants adjacent to the Bell Tower that will provide a number of resources for the public. Those participating in the Health Fair will include Eastern Carolina Chiropractic Center, Impact Weight Loss, Hospice of Wilson, Resilient Juices, and Pro Fitness. Resilient Juices will provide samples as well as drinks for purchase that morning. 

Music for the event will be provided by DJ Corey Coley, and lawn games will also be provided.  

The event runs until 11 a.m.  

For additional information, please contact Amanda Maynard at almay@barton.edu or Tonia Grimsley at tonia.grimsley@heart.org.