Run, walk for a good cause
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TOWNSHEND– Registration is now open for the fifth annual “Spring Into Health” 5K on Saturday, May 10, sponsored by Grace Cottage Hospital.

The event is open to all. Participants can run, jog, walk, roll, or stroll. For runners and race walkers, there is a 5K course. For walkers and strollers, there is a 1.5-mile walking course. All participants will be timed. And new this year, there will be a free fun run for kids ages 8 and under on the Townshend Common, starting at 9:15 am.

The 5K run and the 1.5-mile walk both start at 8:30 am on the Townshend Common (rain or shine). The two courses go up Route 35 and back, ending at the Townshend Common. Healthy snacks and water will be available.

Runners, walkers, strollers, and wheelchair participants can register online at or by calling (802) 365-9109. Online registration closes at noon on Wednesday, May 7. The registration fee is $15 for adults; $10 for ages 13 and under; the Fun Run is free. The first 150 paid registrants receive a free T-shirt. Parking is available across the street at Leland & Gray High School.

For more information visit or call (802) 365-9109.
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