Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds have called on fellow Iowans to join in a one-kilometer walk on Wednesday.
That’s about 7 1/2 blocks or 12 minutes' time.
You can join the Greater Muscatine Chamber of Commerce and Industry at noon for a walk along Muscatine's riverfront.
Or you’re invited to walk with Mercy Family Medicine physicians and staff. They’ll start at noon at the Muscatine Hy-Vee, 2400 2nd Avenue.
The Muscatine Community Y invites people to walk its outdoor trails at noon and receive a free Y day pass.
Senior Resources’ walk starts at 10 tomorrow from the office at 1808 Mulberry Avenue.
And if one-kilometer isn't long enough for you, Muscatine Community College hosts a one-mile walk from the campus to Weed Park and back starting at noon tomorrow.
More than 291,000 Iowans participated in the Healthiest State Initiative’s “Start Somewhere” walk in 2011.
Phil Roberts, KWPC News.