Event Details 

Date: Saturday, May 18, 2024

Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Event Location: Black Gold Brewery, Petrolia, ON

Contact: Marie Marcy-Smids

Phone: 519-332-4444

Email: Events@alzheimersarnia.ca



11:00 a.m: Check-in Begins

11:15 a.m: Welcome from Mayor Brad Loosley 

11:20 a.m.  Warm Up

11:30 a.m: Walk

12:30 p.m: Lunch & Musical Entertainment provided by Jeff Black on the Black Gold Patio

12:45 p.m: Incentives awarded and top earner recognized

Closing Remarks

Event Information:

Alzheimer's and other dementias affects over 3,000 people in Sarnia-Lambton. A further 6,000 are care-partners and family members. We know that for every one person diagnosed with dementia, there are 2 others affected. Join us on Saturday, May 18th at the Black Gold Brewery parking lot for a fun 5k Walk in support of those in your community living with dementia. Get your family together and form a team and walk in honour of somebody who is living with dementia or in honour of somebody. This year we are offering a lunch following the walk provided by that Hot Dog Guy and Holme Plate catering! Join us for a gourmet sausage on a bun, salads and soft drink. Lunch is $13.00 and can be purchased when you register. Post walk, enjoy the Black Gold patio and musical entertainment!   All walkers raising over $100.00 will be given an IG Wealth Management walk t-shirt. Choose your size when you register. 

NEW THIS YEAR! Exciting Incentives!
Raise $100.00 - Snag an IG Wealth Management T-Shirt
Hit $500.00 - and sip your favourite beverage from a cool insulated cup
Reach $1,000.00 - Carry your essentials in a trendy Crossbody Bag
Surpass $1,500.00 and score the ultimate package: T-shirt, Insulated Cup, Crossbody bag and a cozy Hoodie!
Note prizes are not cumulative with the exception of the $1500.00. You also get a T-shirt with every prize level
We will also have an exciting prize for the top earner!

We are encouraging our participants to walk, run or rollerblade and bring your fur babies as well! 

Click here for the Walk Your Way toolkit where you will find even more ideas on how to participate, promote and fundraise your way.
Be sure to tag the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton on Facebook or Instagram if you post any walk-related videos or images on your social media accounts. We would love to see how you are walking your way for those living with dementia in Petrolia!

You can also use the hashtags #igwalkforalz and #ourconnectionsmatter.petrolia walk 2024 Petrolia route (1).png

How to Participate:

Our Petrolia Walk is a Warm-up to our official IG Wealth Management Walk! Participation is Easy! Register for the walk, collect pledges. Form a team or walk on your own. Advertise your participation in your social media and ask friends and family to sponosor you. Join us on Saturday, May 18th at the Black Gold Parking lot under the Alzheimer Society inflatible arch. There will be a prize awarded for the top earner!  Get your steps in and then join us for lunch and musical entertainment on the Black Gold patio.  We will also have some fun activities for the kids!  

Let’s all answer the call to raise funds to help those living with dementia in our community! You are only limited by your imagination. Who will you walk for?

 Hello Participants!

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