LWMC, ERM Mall Walkers Program in Full Swing
Lake Wales, FL (Jan. 21, 2011) – Lake Wales Medical Center and Eagle Ridge Mall now offer a Mall Walkers program.
More than 100 walkers showed up for the kick-off party of January 10, and they continue to walk the mall. Walkers are invited to walk inside the mall from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Mondays through Saturdays, and from 10 a.m. to noon on Sundays. All Mall Walkers must enter through the Food Court and receive a badge in the Food Court, or wear the Mall Walker T-shirt.
The first prize party for the program will be held at 8 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 21. Prizes will be awarded based on distance walked since kick-off. Mall Walkers should bring their tracking cards, with total miles tallied, to the party. Hospital staff also will offer free blood pressure and glucose testing at the prize party.
Participants are reminded to check with their physician before beginning any exercise program. For more information about Mall Walkers, call 678-2288.