2019 Book It! 5K Run and Walk
Run or Walk from Helen Kate Furness Library to Swarthmore Library


Saturday, April 27, 2019

On site registration opens at 8:30am.  Race starts at 9:30am.

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100 N. Providence Rd. at Furness Lane

Wallingford, Pennsylvania 19086

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     Online registration will open 1/1/2019!


Helen Kate Furness Library and Swarthmore Library invite you to our third 5K Walk/Run to celebrate our libraries and communities. Registration will be open at 8:30AM on race day, Saturday, April 27th. The point to point course starts at Wallingford train station (a short walk from Helen Kate Furness library) at 9:30AM and ends at Swarthmore Library. There will activities for families at Central Park in Swarthmore and an awards ceremony. This is a fun event for the whole family! Pre-registration ends Thursday April 25th at noon. You may register on the day of the run/walk, from 8:30AM until 9:15AM only. The first 100 5K walkers and runners to register are guaranteed a t-shirt! There will be awards for the top runner in each age group, male and female, as well as top prizes for the fastest male and fastest female runners. Age groups: under 11, 11-19, 20-39, 40-59, 60+ New this year: we'll allow leashed dogs and their walkers to join in the fun at the back of the pack! Please remember to BYO-poop bags. Thank you for helping support our local libraries!