On site registration opens at 8:30am. Race starts at 9:30am.
Helen Kate Furness Library and Swarthmore Library invite you to our second 5K Walk/Run to celebrate our libraries and communities. Registration will be open at 8:30AM on race day, Saturday, April 7th. 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! The first 125 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+ For some added fun this year, don a crazy hat for the run. It could be a snowman hat, a flamingo beret, or an oversize metallic top hat. Just remember, the sillier the hat, the better! We'll award a prize to the person wearing the Best Crazy Hat, so bring your "A" game! Thank you for helping support our local libraries!