International Walk to School Month


Image of four children walking to schoolInternational Walk to School Month (IWALK) is an annual mass celebration of active transportation taking place around the world every October. Hundreds of Ontario schools participate in IWALK each year, with many holding their events on IWALK Day, the first Wednesday of October.

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St. Francis of Assisi is a participant in this Active Transportation initiative.  Join them on October 3rd during their planned walk to school activity.

A local Safe School Travel working group has been formed with representatives from the Town of Petawawa, St. Francis of Assisi parent Council representatives, school board representatives, Renfrew County and District Health Unit and the OPP.

If you wish to participate in supporting active travel initiatives and programs contact the Municipal office and speak with Dave Unrau. 

Telephone: 613-687-5536 * 2018