2017-10-12 / Healthy Living

Events across county highlight Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer walks — Show your support by joining one of these upcoming walks or donating to a walker who needs your support. Upcoming walks include:

Making Strides of Palm Beach — 7:30 a.m. Oct. 14, Meyer Amphitheatre, 104 Datura St., West Palm Beach. 800-227- 2345; www.main.acsevents.org.

Making Strides of South Palm Beach — 8:30 a.m. Oct. 21, Mizner Park Amphitheater, Boca Raton. 561-650-0119; www.main.acsevents.org.

Komen Captain’s meeting — The 2017 Komen South Florida Race for the Cure Team Captain Pep Rally breakfast takes place Oct. 13 at iHeart Media in West Palm Beach. Get ready for the annual race, Saturday, Jan. 28, downtown West Palm Beach. Call 561-514-3020; www.komensouthflorida.org or email info@komensouthflorida.org.

Pink Power Paddle with Visit Palm Beach — Take a 45-minute guided kayak or paddleboard tour of the South Cove Estuary in downtown West Palm Beach Saturday mornings in October from 9:30 a.m. to10:15 a.m. October is Spa & Wellness Month in the Palm Beaches. To celebrate, tours are $15 when you wear pink, and $5 of each reservation goes to Making Strides, American Cancer Society towards breast cancer awareness and research. Reservations required at 561-881-9757 or www.visitpalmbeach.com. ¦

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