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Men’s Hiking for Health & Happiness

Wednesday, November 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Free

Please meet outside of the Wildlife Discovery Center at Middlefork Savanna, 1401 Middlefork Drive, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Research demonstrates that outdoor exercise, such as hiking, offers health and well-being benefits. Join us outside the Discovery Center for a nature meditation followed by a two mile hike. Please arrive no later than 10:00 am, wear comfortable hiking or running shoes, bring a water bottle and dress for the weather. The hiking terrain is not paved and we may encounter irregular surface paths – all part of the beauty and joy of the hike! Hike will be cancelled in the event of rain.

Presented by: Mark Livshots, MA, LPC

Trail map can be found at this link: Forest Preserve Map:

Meet outside the Wildlife Discovery Center entrance by 10:00 am – promptness is important.  It is located near the entrance to the parking area.

This hike is reserved only for men with a cancer diagnosis or a male caregiver of someone with cancer.

This program is part of the Cancer Wellness Center’s Men’s Health Education and Support Series, funded in part by a donation from Astellas.

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Date:
Wednesday, November 9
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
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