What: 2009 Northland Start! Heart Walk
When: 9 a.m. Saturday; registration begins at 7:45 a.m.
Where: Walkers gather at Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, Pioneer Hall, followed by a three-mile walk along the Lakewalk
Why: American Heart Association fundraiser to support heart and stroke research.
Getting involved: Walkers can organize as teams, collecting donations before the walk. But anyone can walk to promote healthy lifestyles.
To register: Call (218) 727-7297 or visit northlandheartwalk.org