Webinars

Webinars

Walking Together: The What, Why, and How of Walking Organizations (February 14, 2018 Webinar)

Walking programs are a great way to improve individual health, strengthen relationships, and explore new parts of your community. One of our biggest requests at America Walks is how to get a walking program or organization started and what resources are available to do. We gathered some of our friends to share their knowledge on … Continue reading Walking Together: The What, Why, and How of Walking Organizations (February 14, 2018 Webinar)

New Webinar “Pushing Boundaries: What Makes a Walkable Community” (March 14, 2018)

Register Here Webinar Title: Pushing Boundaries: What Makes a Walkable Community Webinar Date/Time: March 14, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Times are changing, and walking advocacy needs to be an active part of helping to shape the future of communities. Learn about programs, policies, and places that are using creativity … Continue reading New Webinar “Pushing Boundaries: What Makes a Walkable Community” (March 14, 2018)

New Webinar: From the Ground Up: Built Environment Strategies and Support for Walkable Communities (February 27, 2018)

Register Here Webinar Title: From the Ground Up: Built Environment Strategies and Support for Walkable Communities Webinar Date/Time: February 27th at 3pm Eastern, 12pm Pacific Register Here About the Webinar The purpose of this webinar is to discuss how built environment strategies such as land development plans, policies, and zoning code reforms can support walkable … Continue reading New Webinar: From the Ground Up: Built Environment Strategies and Support for Walkable Communities (February 27, 2018)

Walking Toward Justice Episode #2: The Criminal Justice System’s Impact on Walking and Walkability in Low-Income and Communities of Color

In the second episode of our Walking Towards Justice series, we explore the devastating impacts that social injustice within our legal system has had on people of color and low-income communities. Using the text The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander as a framework for the conversation, our … Continue reading Walking Toward Justice Episode #2: The Criminal Justice System’s Impact on Walking and Walkability in Low-Income and Communities of Color

Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members (January 10, 2018 Webinar)

Creating safe places to walk and be physically active means more than just slower speeds and well-lit sidewalks. Expand your definition of a safe place to walk by hearing from partners working alongside the walking movement. This webinar features experts in Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED), street harassment, and safety concerns for people with … Continue reading Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members (January 10, 2018 Webinar)

New Webinar: Walking Together: The What, Why, and How of Walking Organizations (February 14, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Walking Together: The What, Why, and How of Walking Organizations Webinar Date/Time: Wednesday February 14th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar Walking programs are a great way to improve individual health, strengthen relationships, and explore new parts of your community. One of our biggest requests at America Walks … Continue reading New Webinar: Walking Together: The What, Why, and How of Walking Organizations (February 14, 2018)

“Turning Data into Action” (December 13, 2017 Webinar)

What do we mean when we talk about the walking movement? Hear from representatives from America Walks, National Physical Activity Plan, and CDC on work they have been doing to map, track, and evaluate walking and walkability in the US. The webinar explores new and existing data sources, what they’re telling us about the state … Continue reading “Turning Data into Action” (December 13, 2017 Webinar)

America Walks Announces 2018 Webinars

Mark those calendars! America Walks is excited to announce the first six webinars of its monthly series. Held every second Wednesday of the month at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific, these webinars look to expand knowledge, highlight success stories, and share new tools and resources. Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members (January 10)- Register Here … Continue reading America Walks Announces 2018 Webinars

New Webinar: Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members (January 10th, 2018)

Register Here Webinar Title: Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members Webinar Date/Time: January 10th, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Creating safe places to walk and be physically active means more than just slower speeds and well-lit sidewalks. Expand your definition of a safe place to walk by hearing from … Continue reading New Webinar: Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members (January 10th, 2018)

Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities (November 15, 2017 Webinar)

Jobs, affordable housing and transportation are three pillars of providing opportunities and supporting human potential and well-being. As advocates for active transportation and connected mobility options, these pillars are essential to our work and it is important that we continue to explore ways they come together in developing healthy, active, and engaged communities. By doing … Continue reading Tackling Gentrification and Displacement in Creating Vibrant Communities (November 15, 2017 Webinar)