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Walk for the Animals


Date : May 5, 2018 -
Time : 7:30am
Location : MJC, West Campus
Address : 2201 Blue Gum Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
Description : On May 5th, 2018, the Great Valley Museum Foundation is having its first “Walk for the Animals” on the west campus of Modesto Junior College. The proceeds from this fundraising event will be to support the care of the live animals in the Great Valley Museum. The 2.25 mile walk is open to all ages and will be held on the closed loop road on the Modesto Junior Colleges west campus.

Check in begins at 7:30am with the walk promptly beginning at 8:00am. Average times for completion will be 30-45 minutes. The museums live animals will be stationed throughout the walk to cheer you on. All registered participants will receive a medal, boxed water and free admittance to the museum that day. Cost is $25 per participant ($20 considered donation) and limited to a maximum of 200 walkers. Signed waiver required at check-in.

You can register at the museum or online at:

Children in strollers are permitted with a paid adult. Leashed and people friendly dogs are welcome. Please bring waste bags to clean up accidents. The event is a non-timed walk. All participants must be finished with the walk by 9:00am.
Contact : Great Valley Museum & Planetarium
Phone : (209) 575-6196
Email :
Web Site :


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