Walk for Memories

The Investors Group Walk For Memories takes place Sunday, Jan. 25 at Lewis Park.

Across the province, people will be attending walks and will be participating, rain or shine, to honour a family member or friend impacted by Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

Investors Group Walk for Memories helps the Alzheimer Society of B.C. by raising public awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, as well as by raising funds for the society.

Registration for the Courtenay event is on site, starting at noon. The walk goes from 1-3 p.m.

For more information about how to register and collect pledges go to www.walkformemories.com.


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