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Chesapeake Walk and Roll

October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

An inclusive event for the whole family to celebrate our differences and support people with disabilities.
About this Event

Come join us for the Second Annual Disability Awareness Walk & Roll hosted by Chesapeake Public Schools Office of Special Education & the Special Education Advisory Committee! This is an inclusive event to support people with disabilities and celebrate our differences! All ages are welcome to attend!

Activities include:

• One mile walk (or roll)

• Community Resource Fair

• Themed Art Display

• Fun Activities for kids

• Food trucks will be onsite offering food items for purchase!

How much is it? It’s FREE!! Bring the whole family! T-shirts will be available to purchase at the event.

What time does it start? Registration opens at 10:00. The walk and roll is scheduled to begin at 11:00.

What ages can participate? All ages are welcome!

Where is it? Hickory High School Stadium

What is included? A one mile fun run/walk/roll, community resource fair, and lots of family fun!

Can I buy a T-shirts? T-shirts will be sold at the event.

What types of vendors will be present? A variety of community agencies serving students and adults with disabilities will be present.

What types of activities are there for kids? In addition to the run/walk/roll, there will be carnival-type games hosted by our high school clubs, mascot games and a DJ!

What type of food is available? A variety of food is available for purchase from various food trucks and vendors.

Are bicycles allowed? No, unfortunately, due to safety concerns of fellow walkers and rollers, bicycles are not permitted. Please NO SKATEBOARDS either.

Can I bring my pet? No. Service Animals only, please.

Can we bring lawn chairs? Sure! We only ask that chairs stay off the track, where the walk and roll will take place.

Is there a place to leave our bags and belongings? No. You are responsible for your personal belongings and any bags you bring with you.

Who can I contact for more information? For more information, please call the Office of Special Education at (757) 494-7600 or email the Chesapeake SEAC at

**This is a public event. Photos of the event will be taken and local media outlets have been invited. Please be aware there is a possibility you will be photographed.

The Chesapeake Public School System is an equal opportunity school system. The School Board of the City of Chesapeake also adheres to the principles of equal opportunity in employment and, therefore, prohibits discrimination in terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, sex, national origin, color, religion, age, or disability.

*This is not a Spectrum Parent Event. We just like sharing fun and educational activities with the community.  Always confirm with the event with the host.*

Chesapeake SEAC

(757) 494-7600

Hickory High School

1996 Hawk Blvd
Chesapeake, VA 23322 United States
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