Members of James B. Whipple American Legion Post 86 of Wilton will participate in a fund-raising kids walk in Monroe to raise money for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. The walk is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, 10 a.m., at Great Hollow Lake, 454 Purdy Hill Road. The community is invited to join in.

The day's event will include a one- to three-mile walk. Bottled water and snacks will be provided to participants. T shirts will be awarded to walkers with $25 or more in sponsor donations. The walk is sponsored by Sippin-Winspur American Legion Post 176 of Monroe in conjunction with The American Legion Department of Connecticut’s Third District.  

For information on how to donate or participate, email Tom Moore at