Family Fun Run Friday!


The Graybeards Family Run is back! There will be fun for the whole family this Friday, July 30.

This annual fundraising run is a way to bring the community together and help support the Graybeards organization, which does so much for those in need in the community. On Friday, there will be running events for the whole family.

The Kids Run begins at 6:30 p.m. with a two-block race for those seven and under, and a three-block race for those 8-10. The Special Olympics run will follow at 6:45 p.m. The one-mile run, open to all ages, goes off at 7 p.m. And the 5K, open to all begins at 7 p.m. for walkers and 7:15 p.m. for runners. Fees are $25, or $15 for kids under 12. All participants receive an event t-shirt.

There’s still a chance to join with in-person registration taking place on Thursday, July 29 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., or the day of, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at St. Francis de Sales on Beach 129th Street. An awards ceremony for all winners, plus raffles and entertainment will follow the events at St. Francis de Sales.

As the Graybeards say, “Come One, Come All!”

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