German sport tradition coming back to the cross topped church area.


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ST. HENRY — Put on your walking shoes and join Ohio Wander Freunde, a Fairborn, Ohio, Volkswalking Cub, for a walk on Monday, May 29, 2017. The walk start/finish is in shelter No. 1, North Park, 393 Parkview Drive, St. Henry.

Register anytime from 9 a.m. to noon, and walking at your own pace with friends and family, participants have until 3 p.m. to finish. There are two 5K loops. Each 3.1 miles. But, if you find 3.1 miles too long, walk as far as you are comfortable and return.

Loop No. 1, explores North Park, the village of St. Henry and St. Henry Church. Loop No. 2, takes you into South Park and back. Both loops are rated 1 A which means flat with hard surfaces. There will be written directions and some arrows to follow.

The Walk is free. If you are a die hard Volkswalker, it is $3 for the Stamp issued for the walk by the American Volkssport Association.

For additional information, contact Carol Yegerlehner, 937-878-8381. Day of the Walk, 937-477-2553. For more information about Volkssporting in general, go to AVA.org.

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