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Telespond Senior Services 3rd Annual Forget Me Not Walk

Telespond Senior Services sponsors the “Forget Me Not Walk” at Nay Aug Park, off Mulberry Street in Scranton on Sunday, Oct. 2.  It is a fun individual, family, and pet friendly 2 mile walk through the scenic gorge.  The event also features food, music and basket raffles.  Proceeds go toward purchasing a handicap equipped van.  Pre-registraion fee by Sept 1 is $15 per individual, and $25 per family.  The registration fee on the day of the event is $20 per individual, and $30 per family.  Online registration or donation can be found at

Paws for a Cause 4 Autism

Paws for a Cause offers a canine & family fun walk to benefit purchasing a Service Dog for a local autistic child.  The event is at Whitetail Preserve, Boulevard Road, Black Creek Township (located between Bloomsburg & Conyngham) on Sunday, Oct 2.  Registration begins at 12:30 p.m., blessing of the pets is after 1 p.m. & the walk starts at 1:30 p.m.  You can choose the distance for the walk from a 1/2 mile, to 1.5 mile to a 3 mile walk.  Registration fee is $15 per dog.  For more information contact Mary at 570-401-3970 or