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Phoenix, Arizona


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Phoenix Area Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 12/09/2017
Walk Location: Steele Indian School Park - Phoenix, AZ
Check-in/Registration Time: 12/09/2017 at 8:00 am
Program Begins: 9:30 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 11:00 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Lisa Ruggerio, Walk Chair
Contact Phone: 602-418-2549
Contact Email: Phoenixootd2017@gmail.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Canon City, Colorado


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Canon City Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Arkansas Riverwalk Trail - Canon City, CO
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Jessica Cobler
Contact Phone: 719-671-2676
Contact Email: jessicarc01@hotmail.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Tampa, Florida


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Tampa Bay Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 12/09/2017
Walk Location: Al Lopez Park - Tampa, FL
Check-in/Registration Time: 12/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 1:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Gloria Ballard
Contact Phone: 813-422-1133
Contact Email: tampaootd@gmail.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Dalton, Georgia


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Dalton Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Edwards Park, 3508 Cleveland Hwy - Dalton, GA
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 11:00 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Cerise Batross
Contact Phone: 706-934-7686
Contact Email: gceriseb@yahoo.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Fort Kent, Maine


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

St. John Valley Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Fort Kent Lion's Club Pavilion - Fort Kent, ME
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 8:00 am
Walk Begins: 9:00 am
Walk Ends: 11:00 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Jennifer Malmborg
Contact Phone: 207-231-4868
Contact Email: jennifer.malmborg@nmmc.org

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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 Woodbine, Maryland


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Carroll County Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Krimgold Park, 5355 Woodbine Rd - Woodbine, MD
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Lori Barnard & Darin Lowe
Contact Phone: 240-674-4538
Contact Email: carrollcountyootd@yahoo.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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 Ishpeming, Michigan


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Marquette County Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Al Quaal Recreation Area - Ishpeming, MI
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 11:00 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Emily Pratt
Contact Phone: 906-315-2630
Contact Email: epratt@mqtco.org

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Austin, Minnesota


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Austin MN Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Lafayette Park - Austin, MN
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 8:00 am
Walk Begins: 9:30 am
Walk Ends: 12:30 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Laurie Squier
Contact Phone: 641-832-0983
Contact Email: laurietucke@gmail.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Concord, New Hampshire


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Concord Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: State House - Concord, NH
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:15 am
Walk Ends: 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Heather Zyliak
Contact Phone: 603-545-4470
Contact Email: hzyliak@gmail.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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 Buffalo, New York


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Buffalo Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Delaware Park - Buffalo, NY
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 8:30 am
Walk Begins: 10:30 am
Walk Ends: 1:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Carissa Uschold
Contact Phone: 585-202-2783
Contact Email: afspbuffalowalk@yahoo.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Middleburgh, New York


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Middleburgh Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: 241 Main Street - Middleburgh, NY
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:30 am
Walk Ends: 11:30 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Kaitlyn Atchison & Tim Knight (518-231-1465, aaaabraves@yahoo.com)
Contact Phone: 518-514-8026
Contact Email: atchinsonk015@strose.edu

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Oklahoma City Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Lake Hefner Stars and Stripes Park - Oklahoma City, OK
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 8:00 am
Walk Begins: 9:00 am
Walk Ends: 11:00 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: David Threatt
Contact Phone: 405-921-8559
Contact Email: thehaircafemidtownokc@yahoo.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Newport, Vermont


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Newport VT Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Gardner Memorial Park - Newport, VT
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 8:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Amanda Chaput
Contact Phone: 802-673-6611
Contact Email: acfightingsuicide@yahoo.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Aberdeen, South Dakota


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Aberdeen, SD Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Odde Ice Arena - 400 NW 24th Ave - Aberdeen, SD
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Penny Hearnen (info below) & Tara Schumacher (605-216-3680 / chumache25@hotmail.com)
Contact Phone: 605-382-7474
Contact Email: bomutts@aol.com

Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

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Antigo, Wisconsin


Out of the Darkness Walks - AFSP

Antigo Walk

Event Details
Walk Date: 09/09/2017
Walk Location: Lake Park - Antigo, WI
Check-in/Registration Time: 09/09/2017 at 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 12:00 pm

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Carrie Breitenfeldt
Contact Phone: 715-216-2946
Contact Email: cbreit12@gmail.com

SCHEDULE

Registration: 9:00am - 10:00am
Opening Ceremony: 10:00am
Walk Begins: 10:15am
Closing Ceremony: 11:15am

WALK ROUTE
We will walk along the Springbrook Trail that is just over 2 miles long. Along the path we will travel along a 1,800 foot boardwalk, through 4 park areas and wilderness area.

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