Special Events

  • The Fishin' Buddies! Walk-A-Thon


    The Fishin' Buddies! Walk-A-Thon

    The Art of Nature

    Location: Governors State University
    2016 Walk-A-Thon Date to be determined
    To Pledge using a check please or to join Team GSU Promise, contact the School of Extended Learning rschreurs@govst.edu or 708.534.4099.

    The Fishin' Buddies! Walk-A-Thon is a one-of-a-kind fun, recreational and nature-connecting outdoor event. The event is in partnership with Fishin’ Buddies, Governors State University School of Extended Learning, College of Arts and Sciences and the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park. There are over 100 local organizations, schools, businesses and clubs supporting this event as walkers, volunteers and sponsors

    This art-inspired Walk-A-Thon is held at the wonderful Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park on the Governors State University main campus.

    Raise funds to support S.T.E.A.M. Programs for Chicago land at-risk youth. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)

    Expose families to Governors State University's sculpture park in the South Suburbs.

    Expose the south suburban community to Governor State University's new on-campus experience.

    For more information, registration, and donations please visit the following link

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