NEW ULM — The Seventh Annual New Ulm Diabetes Walk will take place at the New Ulm Civic Center, 1212 N. Franklin St. on Saturday, Sept. 25. This is a Strides, Lions for Diabetes Awareness event, and it is a collaboration of the Lions Club of New Ulm and the Lafayette Area Lions Club.
This is a one-mile walk around the outside of the Brown County Fair Grounds on the sidewalks. Children, pets and strollers are welcome to this family-friendly event. Representatives from diabetes equipment manufactures, Tandem Diabetes, Freestyle Libre and Dexcom will be there to answer any questions you may have concerning their products.
Registration starts at 8 a.m. The walk takes place from 8:30 to 10 a.m. This is a fund raiser for the Minnesota Lions Diabetes Foundation, which is working with the University of Minnesota to find a cure for Diabetes.
Snack bars, fruit, coffee and water will be provided. You can donate at the event or at www.nudbwalk.com. You can also donate by sending a check made out to the “Minnesota Lions Diabetes Foundation” to Lion Bob Schirlinger, 801 N Payne St., New Ulm, MN 56073.
Questions, call 507-354-8940 or 612-501-2719.