Schools join in annual Walk N' Roll April 28 in Roselle

In honor of Autism Acceptance Month, the Lake Park High School Transition Assistance Program (TAP) will celebrate the annual Walk N' Roll event with neighboring districts on Friday, April 28.

It will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Roselle Park District's Clauss Farm Recreation Area, 555 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Roselle.

With more than 400 people already registered, the event will welcome participants from TAP, Pathways, NDSEC TLC, WDSRA Rec & Roll, Downers Grove Transition 99, DuPage High School Transition 88, Elmhurst Unit District 205, Glenbard North Transition Program, Glenbard South Transition Program, Leyden BRIDGE Program, Leyden Transition Program, Lyons Township Transition Program, Ridgewood Life Skills Program, South Elgin High School Life Skills Program, and West Leyden Life Skills Program.

It will begin with arrival and registration from 10 to 10:45 a.m. and the walk from 11 a.m. to noon. It will be followed by a lunch and social hour at noon.

The entrance fee is $1.00 per participant and will benefit the Autism Society.

After the walk, stay for a social hour with student-led activities.

The Kona Ice Truck, which is donating 20% of gross sales to the Autism Society, and Doctor Dogs will be at the event with a limited lunch menu.

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