Montrose, CO- Northside Elementary School will be holding a walkathon on Thursday, March 28th. The walkathon will start from Northside Elementary School at 9:00 a.m.. All students and staff will walk along the bike path from Buckley Park to Rotary Park and then follow the same path back to Northside Elementary School. Family members are welcome to participate in the walk. All proceeds from the walkathon will go towards the Northside Navigator Play Yard project. Northside submitted a proposal to Great Outdoors Colorado for a play yard improvement project that is designed to improve the existing playground and to provide access for all students encouraging outdoor physical play. Anyone wishing to donate or participate in the walkathon can contact Rhonda Smith at 249-2554.