2020 Webinars (January-March)
America Walks is excited to kick off another year of webinar programming with these first webinars of 2020. As a reminder, our webinar series takes place at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific on the second Wednesday of each month unless otherwise specified. Full speaker information and additional materials will be updated closer to the broadcast. All webinars offer closed captioning.
Walking into the New Year (January 8, 2020 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)
Walking and moving is a great way to change the health and wellness of an individual and a community with a single step. This webinar will explore programs and partnerships that help to get community members moving, improving the physical, mental, and social well-being of all. This webinar is intended for those just starting out on the walking path as well as those interested in learning more about the topic. Register Here
Walkability for All: Putting Equity into Practice (February 12, 2020 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)
How do we move beyond talking about equity to building equitable communities? Join us for this month’s webinar where we’ll explore ways individuals and organizations are taking action to create walkable and movable communities for all people. This webinar is intended for those just starting out on the walking path as well as those interested in learning more about the topic. Register Here
Walkability at the Ballot Box (March 11, 2020 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)
It’s an election year, so it’s especially important to ensure our elected officials are educated about issues that are important to our families and communities. Join us as we explore ways to engage with candidates and local officials to prioritize walkability initiatives. This webinar assumes some basic knowledge of issues related to walking and walkable communities. Register Here