Alzheimer’s walk set for Oct. 15 in Lumberton

Staff Report

LUMBERTON — The 2016 Robeson County Alzheimer’s Walk will be held at Wesley Pines Retirement Community on Oct. 15.

The annual walk raises money for the Alzheimer’s Association to fund educational services for people with Alzheimer’s disease, their families and caregivers, local support groups and research.

The walk begins at 10 a.m., with registration starting at 9 a.m. and a keynote speaker at 9:30 a.m. Participants should meet at the Ruby D. McMillan Fellowship Center.

There is no fee to walk, but participants must raise $50 to get a T-shirt. Participants can register at the walk, online at or obtain a registration form from Kim Branch or Amy Hammond.

For information, contact Branch at 910-827-9530 or or Hammond at 910-272-3006 or

Staff Report

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