Senior Center in Alzheimer’s walk

Staff report

The Fulton County Senior Center will sponsor a team for the Alzheimer’s Association “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” on Saturday, Aug. 26, and seniors are invited to join the team.

Walkers for the Great Black Swamp Region Walk will stroll around the outside of Sauder Village for a distance of no further than three miles). Participants are invited to wear their Fulton County Senior Center T-shirt and hat. There is no registration fee to join.

Check-in starts at 9 a.m.; the walk begins at 10 a.m., and will focus on Fulton, Defiance, Williams, and Paulding counties. All walkers must register prior to the event.

Every dollar raised benefits those affected by Alzheimer’s disease in the community. And walkers who wish to visit Sauder Village afterward will receive a discount admission if they are wearing the wristband walkers receive when they check in. for the Walk.

To get a registration form: Go to and click on “Find Your Walk,” then on “Find A Team.” In the box reading “Team Name,” type Fulton County Senior Center, then click “search.” The team name is registered on the website in blue. Click on it. When the page comes up, scroll down to the yellow rectangle reading “Join Our Team,” click on it, and follow the steps.

Staff report