November 28, 2012
TORONTO, ON – Research consistently shows that Canada’s children are becoming increasingly sedentary and yet with the health of our next generation in jeopardy, one of the easiest and most accessible forms of physical activity – the walk to school – is still being passed over by most parents.
On December 5, hear from experts who are studying this challenge from a variety of angles at the free public symposium, “What Happened to Walking? Encouraging Active School Travel in Toronto.” Hosted by University of Toronto’s Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, the event will feature:
The panel discussion and Q&A will be moderated by award-winning Toronto Star architecture critic and urban affairs columnist Christopher Hume.
When: Wednesday, December 5, 6 p.m.
Where: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West
Reservations are required; reserve online now for your free ticket.
For more information, please contact:
Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education