If you like to run and read, you should check out this race: The Book-it! 5k Walk/Run in Halsey, OR, is a fundraiser for the city library, taking a page from other Book-it! events around the country. The race is set for Saturday, April 23rd, and features an out-and-back course on Seefeld Drive, starting and finishing at the library.
There will be awards for the top three finishers, and T-shirts are guaranteed for runners registered by April 2nd. The cost is $20 for adults 18 and older, and $10 for youth 17 and under (add $5 for a shirt). The day of race price is $25 for everyone, with shirts not guaranteed. All proceeds support the Halsey City Library.
When: Saturday, April 23rd
Where: Halsey City Library (Halsey is just west of I-5 across from Brownsville, between Albany and Eugene)
What time: 9:00a sharp! (Don’t be overdue!)
“Registration forms can be picked up at the library, at city hall, or downloaded at www.cityofhalsey.com/library.htm. Mail or drop off Registrations to: City of Halsey PO Box 10 100 Halsey Street Halsey, OR 97348 Make checks payable to “City of Halsey” Registrations can also be faxed to (541) 369-2521 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Payments can be made on-line at cityofhalsey.com. On-line payments should include “Library 5k” in the “Comment” field. All proceeds go to support the Halsey City Library.”