PORTAPIQUE – The Cobequid Pastoral Charge is hosting a fundraising walk in September.
The 10th annual Umbrella Relay Walk covers the distance from Portapique to Lower Five Islands in two kilometre intervals. It begins at 9 a.m. on Sept. 13 at both ends of the charge and goes until complete. Following the walk, there will be a celebration at the Economy United Church, complete with refreshments.
Individuals can sign up for the event, but participants can also form groups of two or four people. To register and obtain sponsor sheets, contact Darlene Smith in Bass River at 647-2817, Carole Dibbon in Economy at 647-2022, or Dorothy Carson in Five Islands at 254-3759.
Registration ends on Aug. 3. All the proceeds go to the pastoral charge.