Spark Acadiana shares details on upcoming health talk and 5K run

Posted at 6:38 AM, Feb 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-13 08:48:12-05

In the next few weeks Spark! Acadiana will host several events focused on promoting health in Acadiana.

On February 26, the group will host a presentation with Coach Paul Zientarski, the co-originator of fitness programs based on 'Miaracle-Gro' for the brain.

During the presentation, Zientarski will share the why, the how and the results experienced by followers of those programs.

A reception begins at 5:30 pm with the talk taking place from 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm at the LITE Center in Lafayette.

The event is free to attend.

Read more about the talk, here.


At the end of March, Spark! Acadiana will host their inaugural Spark! Acadiana 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run.

Runners will take their marks on Saturday, March 21 beginning at 8:00 am at Degaulle Square in River Ranch.

Organizers say that the run event is designed to "spark a fire" into the heart of Acadiana's education and physical fitness system.

Food, Drinks, and Music will be provided.

Registration is $25 for individual runners and $35 for families of 2 or more.

Runners can pick up their packets on Friday, March 20 from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at LiveOak Wealth Advisors in Lafayette.

All proceeds for the event will benefit Spark! Acadiana.