Purpose:

To honor the memories of our children, siblings, grandchildren who have left us too soon.

 

Event Information:

A walk around Album park in-memory of all the children who died too soon.

Sunday, October 14th

10:00 a.m.

Album Park (3110) Parkwood Dr.,

Pot-Luck picnic following the walk.

BYOB Bring Your Own Balloons*

Event Schedule:

September 7th - October 10th             Pre-Registration is Open Online

October 14th              9:00 a.m.          In-Memory Garden

                                                            In-Memory Walk Memorabilia Pick-up

                                                            Late Registration

                        10:00 a.m.        Opening Remarks

                        10:15 a.m.        In Memory Walk

                        ~10:45              Balloon Release*

                        ~11:00              Pot-Luck Lunch 

Pre-Registration:

Registration is free but all participants must register to participate. Participants can pre-register by clicking here before the October 8th deadline. The Event is free to all. Donations will be accepted at the TCF table.

Late-Registration:

Participants can register the morning of the event between the times of 8:30 a.m. and 9:50 a.m. In order to Walk with the group, participants must sign the waiver release form before the walk.

Walk T-shirts:

 

Every year the TCF chapter customizes and pre-purchases Walk Shirts. Individuals can pre-order or pick up a shirt the day of the event. Order before October 1st to make sure your size is available. The shirts are $15 and can be purchased below.

In-Memory Wooden Engraved Hearts: 

 

In partnership with Meza Trophies & Plaques, the TCF-EPT chapter will offer personalized engraved wooden hearts for $25. Submit Pre-orders below. You can order the day of the event and will be shipped to your home address.

In-Loving Memory Garden:

In partnership with Zapa graphics, pre-paid In-Loving foam memory boards will be displayed in a central location along with a balloon.

Pre-paid In-Memory boards can be ordered below. Highest quality .jpg photo of the child must be sent to tcfept@gmail.com on or before October 8th. Please include only one photo. All boards must be paid for by the day of the event to ensure that it is present in the garden.

Walk:

Participants and their loved ones will walk around the park once. In the past, participants have walked with customized t-shirts, engraved hearts, and other memorabilia. The local TCF chapter will also be selling 5th annual walk t-shirts before the walk begins. Please dress appropriately for the roughly 1-mile walk around the park.

Balloon Release:

To conclude the walk, guests will gather in the nearby field to release a balloon in honor of their loved one(s). If you wish to release a balloon, please bring your own. For those who do not wish to release a balloon, environmental-friendly, organic, or alternatives-to balloons are encouraged but not required.

Pre-Registration is now closed. Free-registration will continue the day of the event. T-shirts can be purchased the day of the event. In addition, engraved hearts can be ordered on the day of the event.