Updated June 8, 2017
Muddy Mini Marathon Planned In June
The Muddy Mini Half and Quarter Marathon will be held on Saturday, June 17. The event features a scenic run on River Road from historic uptown Maumee all the way to Fifth Third Field. The event is the second race in the Run the 419 Grand Prix series. Start time is at 7:30 a.m. For complete information, registration or to volunteer, visit http://runtoledo.com/muddy-mini-half-marathon-quarter-marathon-maumee-toledo.
Lace It Face It Walk Planned In August
The Autism Society of Northwest Ohio will host its annual autism awareness walk on Saturday, August 19 at the Franklin Park Mall, 5001 Monroe St., Toledo. Lace It is for the walk; Face It is for Autism Awareness.
Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. in the food court. Participants should park on the south side of the mall by Bravo! Cucina Italiana and the Claddagh restaurants. IDance will kick-off the walkers at 9:00 a.m. and will begin the walk’s loop through the inside of the mall.
During, and following the walk, participants can enjoy a variety of activities. Additionally, teams and individuals can memorialize the event with a hand print art painting to take home.
Registrations will be accepted right up until the event starts, including at the door. However, an event T-shirt and a goodie bag will only be available to those whose registration is received by Monday, July 24 at 5:00 p.m. Teams can have a team name placed on the back of their T-shirt for an additional $3.00.
The registration fee is $20.00 per adult walker. Children under age 10 may walk for free without a walk T-shirt, or for $10.00 with a T-shirt.
For more information, to download a registration/pledge form, or to register and create a team-page online, visit www.asno.org.
Race For The Cure Registration Opens
Registration is open for the Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio Race for the Cure 5K Walk and Run events in Findlay and Toledo.
The Komen Northwest Ohio Race for the Cure events will be held on Saturday, September 23, at the Blanchard Valley Hospital Campus in Findlay and on Sunday, September 24, in downtown Toledo.
Registration is available online at www.komennwohio.org or via paper registration available at the Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio offices, located at 3100 W. Central Ave., Suite 235, Toledo. Call (419) 724-2873 for further information.
Woodlawn Walkers Set 4K Goal For Season
The Woodlawn Walkers program will run until October 25.
A 2-mile walk around the interior perimeter of the cemetery is held each Wednesday starting at 9:00 a.m.
Starting Season 7 having walked over 3,000 miles thus far, the group is setting a goal to reach the 4,000-mile mark.
The Woodlawn Walkers log hundreds of miles on the beautiful grounds, enjoying wildlife, flora and plenty of Toledo history along the way. A “Tree of the Week” is highlighted, engaging walkers with facts and folklore about the arboretum’s collection they pass by along the way.
Each participant will get a walking log to keep track of progress and Tree of the Week information. Walks will start promptly at 9:00 a.m. No registration or fee is required. Call (419) 472-2186 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.