Walk to End Alzheimer's
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/TIMES NEWS @Caption Stand Alone:Beginning of Alzheimer's Walk Walkers start their procession during the Jim Thorpe event.
Two walks were held on Saturday as part of the Alzheimer's Association's annual Walk to End Alzheimer's. The first walk occurred at Heritage Hill in Weatherly. The second walk, which also consisted of a Family Fun Festival, was held at Mauch Chunk Lake State Park in Jim Thorpe.Proceeds benefited the Greater Pennsylvania Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. Performing during the Jim Thorpe event are Lakeside Pickers, l-r, Mary Lou Mehl, Shavertown, on bass; Paul Mehl, Shavertown, on banjo; Nancy Porambo, Jim Thorpe, on mandolin; Don Douglas, Weatherly, on guitar; and Vince Hydro, Jim Thorpe, on gutar. Not pictured was performer Deb Fry of Jim Thorpe.