Mid-Florida Milers Traditional Events

Traditional Events are walking events with designated start time ranges. Don't worry though...you still walk them at your own pace!

2020 Walks

March

21 March 2020 (CANCELLED,In coordination with local authorities advice MFM has cancelled our 3/21 walk at Beardall Sr Ctr (it was closed)) Orlando Downtown from Beardall Sr. Ctr.
EVENT: 6/10K walk

START: Register between 9:00 and 9:30 am.

AVA Special Programs: Walk the USA A to Z: O, Little Free Libraries, Mayflower - 400th Anniversary Walk, Rockin' Around the Clock.

Detailed Description and Directions: Description and Directions Restrooms available after Center opens at 9 am. America’s Walking Club designated the 1st week in April as National Walking Week. Walk with us as we join our 200+ sister clubs this week. Register between 9:00-9:30 am. Walk fee is $3 per participant and children under 13 are free. These popular 6 & 10 km walks are suitable for strollers and harder for wheelchairs - some streets have no sidewalks. Pets are allowed. Please carry water. Event: Y0152. Trail Ratings: 1A. Additional information: call JoAnne at 407.706.3034. beachfan10478651@aol.com. beachfan10478651@aol.com. The start is at the rear of the Center off Bay Street. If parked in front, stroll to the rear.

Questions on the day of the event: call 407.304.6394.

26 March 2020 (POSTPONED to 10 September 2020) AVA Fund Raiser (Big Give)
FLYER: AVA Big Give Flyer

28 March 2020 (CANCELLED,In coordination with local authorities advice MFM has cancelled our Annual Meeting) Annual Meeting and Pot Luck Lunch at the Maitland Library
DESCRIPTION: 10 am to 1pm. The offices of President and Secretary are to be elected. Attendance is desired (e.g. needed) by all 58 active memberships to help the club move forward. The annual meeting program includes discussions of club costs, participation status, how to use YREs including local, out of the area, and Online Start Boxes. A remote discussion with an AVA executive is potentially included. We will have the Maitland Walk Box there for those walking after the meeting and pot luck.

DIRECTIONS: To the library at 501 Maitland Ave S, from I-4 use exit 90A, Maitland Blvd. and go 1 mile. Turn right on Maitland Ave. Go 1 mile and right on Ventris. Parking across the tracks and right into Park. Alternately pass Ventris and right into Lake Lily to park. Questions on day of the event, call 407.304.6394.

April

1 April 2020 Orlando Kirkman Starbucks (Supporting the American Heart Association) (The 4/1 walk at Orlando Kirkman Starbucks is cancelled in view of gathering of groups and the handling of materials.)
EVENT: 6/10K walk

START: Register between 9:30 and 10 am.

AVA Special Programs: Walk the USA A to Z: O, Ice Cream Parlors.

Detailed Description and Directions: Description and Directions Walk in support of the American Heart Assn. National Walking Day starting a month of focus on walking and AVA’s National Walking Week. AHA Donations accepted at the start. Register between 9:30-10ish (traffic) for a walk through residential areas and Universal CityWalk. Pets are not allowed. Security processing at entrances. Walk fee is $3 per participant and children under 13 are free, if not credit walkers. Wheelchairs and strollers OK. Trail Rating 1A. Event Y1758. Please carry water. Registration is in front of Starbucks. Park in the lot behind Starbucks and the Ale House. Additional Information: call Mike at 407.695.9181. mlanpher@cfl.rr.com.

FLYER: National Walking Week Flyer

Questions on the day of the event: call 407.304.6394.

4 April 2020 Winter Park AMTRAK Station (The 4/4 walk in Winter Park is cancelled in view of gathering of groups and the handling of materials.)
AVA Special Programs: 5/10K walk: Walk the USA A to Z: O, Ice Cream Parlors.

DESCRIPTION: Register between 9-9:30 am for the 5 and 10km walk routes that on beautiful Park Ave., Central Park, Rollins College (5K) and Lake Maitland (10km). The walk allows strollers and wheelchairs. Restrooms are available at the Start/Finish and Lakemont YMCA (10km) only. Leashed pets are allowed (except in Parks). Trail rated 1A. Carry water for your safety. For information, call Mike at 407.695.9181. mlanpher@cfl.rr.com.

DIRECTIONS: To 148 E Morse Ave. Winter Park from Orlando take I-4E to Exit 87, Fairbanks Ave. Turn right (left from I-4/W) for 1.8 miles into Winter Park. Turn left on New York Ave. Turn right on Morse Ave. and right into parking. From east on SR417S use exit 38, Aloma Ave, and Café turn right (left from SR417N) for 6.2 mi. From SR436N turn left on Aloma Ave (right from SR436S) for 3.1 mi. Turn right on New YorkAve. Turn right on Morse Ave. and right into parking. Questions on day of event, call 407.304.6394. GPS: 28.5977164,-81.3518508.

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18 April 2020 Sanford Willow Tree Cafe (The Sanford event and lunch on April 18 is postponed to a date to be determined by future government requirements)
EVENT: 6/10K walk and Lunch

START: Register between 9:00 and 10 am. Finish by 1 pm.

AVA Special Programs: Walk the USA A to Z: S, Little Free Libraries, Rockin' Around the Clock, Ice Cream Parlors.

Detailed Description and Directions: Description and Directions We return to the vibrant Sanford area for great food in historic Sanford that has been energized by the Willow Tree Cafe. The town businesses have grown as has the Cafe with a new bar area from Germany (The Lodge) and other improvements. Join us. Register from 9-10 am for the 6/10K walk and please RSVP for lunch afterwards to palmtreesax@gmail.com. We expect 40+ to enjoy the food and friendship. Suitable for strollers and harder for wheelchairs, some streets have no sidewalks. Pets are allowed. Please carry water. Event: 116098. Trail Ratings: 1A. Additional information: caMike, 407.695.9181, mlanpher@cfl.rr.com. Additional information: call Mike at 407.695.9181. mlanpher@cfl.rr.com.

Questions on the day of the event: call 407.304.6394.

November

6-8 November 2020 WAF 30 Daytona Beach
FLYER: WAF 30 Flyer

Remember to walk the 10 fine permanent Year Round Events in the Orlando area, many shaded for a cooler walking experience: Celebration (2), International Drive, Lake Buena Vista/Disney Springs, Maitland, Orlando (3), Universal, Winter Park.




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