Y Walk Wednesday
to begin tomorrow
This summer’s series of Y Walk Wednesday excursions will begin tomorrow with a guided hike that leaves at 6 p.m. from the YMCA, 40 W. Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre. The walk will be take about 90 minutes and will allow participants to admire the different architectural styles of buildings in downtown Wilkes-Barre.
Next week’s walk, set to begin 6 p.m. June 19, will take participants to the natural area of Kirby Park, where participants will learn about the history and wildlife of the area, the riparian forest and the area’s connection to the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
For more information, contact the YMCA at 823-2191. The walks will continue through Aug. 21.
The screening includes a digital rectal exam and a PSA blood test. Individuals should arrive 15 minutes prior to their appointment to complete the appropriate paperwork. Individuals are also asked to bring their primary care provider’s name, phone number and mailing address since screening results will be mailed directly to their healthcare provider in addition to the patient’s home.
Pre-registration is required. To schedule an appointment, please call 570-501-6204. Space is limited.