Historic 35th Anniversary Walk With Steve Newman
Thirty-five years –ago, Bethel, Ohio, celebrated the return of native-son, Steve Newman, from his four-year walk around the world.
On Friday, April 1, 2022, Bethel village will re-enact the worldwalker’s Homecoming. The event is sponsored by the Bethel Historical Society And Museum.
Judi Adams, Society President, announced “to participate there are three options:
Option 1: Meet other participants at East Fork State Park for a prompt 10:00 AM departure and walk to Burke Park in Bethel with the Worldwalker Leading the way. ( approx. 4.5 mi)
Option 2: Join the Worldwalker and other participants as they pass the Grant Career Center on St Rt 125 west of Bethel and continue walking to Burke Park. (approx.1.5 miles)
Option 3: Be on site at Burke Park to welcome the Worldwalker and the walking group.
The first 200 registrants will receive a commemorative medal, T Shirt, Rocky Brands coupon, and backpack. Early registration is encouraged. Event day registration is from 8:30-9:30 at the East Fork location, by cash or check.
Register at Eventbrite online ($35.00 plus fee) held January 2-March 18, 2022. Mail-in registrations ($35) must be postmarked by March 18. Visit bethelohiohistorymuseum.com for specifics, details, and updates or call Judi Adams at 513-846-7687.
Steve Newman, Worldwalker, has been an engaged speaker, author, and college professor, and has also made many television appearances over the last 35 years.