Parents in Grant County are encouraged to walk or bike with their children school in October.
The effort is to promote physical activity among students, and reduce traffic congestion near schools.
Grant Elementary in Ephrata will celebrate Walk to Schoold day on October 5th. The walk will begin at Ephrata Middle School at 7 a.m.
On October 20th, all three Quincy Elementary Schools will celebrate Walk to School day starting at 7:30 a.m.
Mountain View will start the walk from the corner of 3rd and B Street NE. Pioneer will walk from the corner of 1st and J Street SW. Monument will start a few blocks away at the corner of 7th and J Street SW.