The 2017 Hike-A-Thon began with a dedication at the arboretum of a plaque honoring Linda Brodie.  

 A program followed on the grounds of the Beekman House. Carson Kem helped dad Omer with T-shirt, hat and mug sales.


Becka Kem organized popular kid-friendly activities like rock painting.


Larry Smith and Becka Kem led hikes along Woodlands' trails, and lunch was provided afterwards by Jacksonville Chiropractic Clinic.  GoodBean Coffee supplied morning coffee.