Celebrate Healthy Shasta’s Annual ‘Walk This Way’ at Turtle Bay

Healthy Shasta is proud to present the 5th Annual Walk This Way at Turtle Bay celebration! Choose healthy and join us Saturday, October 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Turtle Bay Exploration Park for this fantastic FREE family event. Once again this year’s festivities include healthy cooking demonstrations, health screenings, nutrition information, food samples, arts and crafts, as well as games and activities for kids of all ages. Don’t miss this year’s special cooking demonstrations at the scenic Sundial Bridge. Get great healthy cooking tips from top local chefs, including Chef Katie Bullock from Grilla Bites, Chef Christine Silver from Tapas Downtown and Gwen Johnson-Gentry with Fedora Catering.

Additional highlights include:

  • 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Free admission to Turtle Bay Exploration Park (provided by Mercy Medical Center Redding and Turtle Bay)
  • Noon: 2011 Action Hero Awards ceremony
  • 12:30 p.m. : Season finale of the Walk on the Wild Side Animal Show
  • Special get fit routines:
    • – 9:30 a.m.: Shasta Skippers
    • – 10:30 a.m.: Redding Jazzercise Center
    • – 11:30 p.m.: Shasta Family YMCA Zumbatomic
  • And much, much more!

And new this year…..WALK THE EXTRA MILE to Turtle Bay by parking at Turtle Bay’s McConnell Gardens West Gate or walk the Dana to Downtown trail and receive a free child’s First 5 Shasta or Healthy Shasta water bottle (while supplies last).

Walk This Way at Turtle Bay majors sponsors include Mercy Medical Center Redding, Shasta County Public Health, The McConnell Foundation and Turtle Bay Exploration Park.
Visit www.healthyshasta.org for a full schedule of events, or call 242-3180 for more information. Healthy Shasta is a partnership committed to making healthy eating and physical activity choices easier where you live, work and play.

What: Walk This Way at Turtle Bay
When: Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Turtle Bay Exploration Park, 840 Auditorium Drive, Redding, CA 96001
Cost: FREE!

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