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Take a Walk with the Doc - April 6

Beginning Saturday April 6, 2013, Buncombe County Parks, Greenways and Recreation Services will host a Walk with a Photo of a doctor walking with a child.“Doc” event once every other month through October.

Walkers will enjoy a refreshing walk with a Doctor on staff at MAHEC of Asheville. Walkers can learn about important health topics, meet new friends interested in improving their health and have time to speak with the Doctor who will answer basic medical questions in an informal, relaxed and fun way. 

The first "Walk with a Doc" will take place on April 6 from 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at Owen Park, located at 875 Warren Wilson Road in Swannanoa.

Additional walk dates are:

  • June 1 at Karpen Soccer Field – Weaverville
  • August 3 at the Buncombe County Sports Park in Enka
  • October 5 at Hominy Creek Park

For more information please call Jay Nelson at 250-4269 or email him at