American Legion kids walk to benefit CT Children's Medical Center

The American Legion 3rd District of Connecticut's Kids Walk will be held April 24 at Great Hollow Lake, 454 Purdy Hill Road, Monroe.

The American Legion 3rd District of Connecticut's Kids Walk will be held April 24 at Great Hollow Lake, 454 Purdy Hill Road, Monroe.

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MONROE — The Kids Walk is back and will be held April 24 at Great Hollow Lake, 454 Purdy Hill Road, Monroe.

The event is being sponsored by Sippin-Winspur American Legion Post 176 of Monroe in conjunction with The American Legion Department of Connecticut's Third District. All pledges and donations will benefit The Connecticut Children's Medical Center.

The walk will begin at 10 a.m.

The day's event will include a one- to three-mile walk. Bottled water will be provided for participants. Tee shirts will be awarded to walkers with $25 or more in sponsor donations.

For more than 25 years, the American Legion Family has conducted a Kids Walk to benefit children in need.