DeKalb County is celebrating National Park RX Day on Sunday, April 28. Park RX Day is designed to promote outdoor activities and good health across the nation.
DeKalb has planned an array of free activities on this day including yoga, tai chi, guided walking tours, planting, dancing, blood pressure screenings, health education and food The DeKalb County Board of Health is coordinating the county’s observance of Park Rx Day.
The following county parks are participating:
Mason Mill Park (Flagship Event)
1340 McConnell Drive, Decatur,
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Activities: Yoga, cardio, guided walking tour, kid-focused fitness, health education and more.
4184 Bouldercrest Park Road, Ellenwood
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Activity: Physical Activity
Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve
3787 Klondike Road, Lithonia
889 S. Hairston Road, Stone Mountain
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Activity: Fitness obstacle course
2723 Henderson Mill Road, Atlanta
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Activities: Kickboxing, strength training and Caribbean dance
1031 Scott Circle, Decatur
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Olmsted Linear Park-Dellwood
1775 Ponce de Leon Ave., Atlanta
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
231 Sycamore Street, Decatur
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Activities: Yoga, archery, tree Chi Gong, Tai Chi, Lego activities and live reptile show
1512 Springbrook Drive, Decatur
12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Activities: Earthing and Qi Gong
W.D. Thomson Park
1760 Masson Mill Road, N.E., Decatur
12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
1101 Zonolite Pace N.E., Atlanta
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
For more information, call 404-508-7847, email firstname.lastname@example.org visit www.DeKalbHealth.net/ParkRx.