international walk to school day mayhem

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international walk to school day is celebrated by millions of kids in 42 countries across the world. here in peterborough we celebrated by having a bit of a walking party at westmount public and st. theresa’s catholic elementary schools. cool captain climate was on hand, as were members of the peterborough petes OHL hockey team. i led a parade around the two schools shared schoolyards with rousing renditions of “when the kids come walking in” and “walking up/walking down.”

when i started playing “start thinking in a brand new way” kids started dancing and singing along. not just the chorus, but the verses. i was confused until one of them piped up, “we’ve listened to that song every day this week on announcements and in class!”

while it wasn’t a small print gig (i was wearing my peterborough green-up hat), i did end up doing a number of interviews for the event, including: wolf/cruz radio, country 105, energy 99.7, bob fm, chex, peterborough examiner, and peterborough this week.

i’ll post the media hits as they come in.

happy walk to school day!

One thought on “international walk to school day mayhem

  1. Dad says:

    really enjoy all your “posts” but the international walk to school day was excellent.

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