Small Town Big Cause 5K run/walk

Small Town Big Cause, a 5K run/walk benefiting the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association, is coming to three area communities. The first run/walk will start at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, July 24 with registration at Family Medicine of Tonganoxie, 410 Woodfield in Tonganoxie. The run/walk will begin at 7:30 p.m. and there will be individual recognitions after the event for overall top male and female finishers, as well as top male and female finishers in each age group. Also, teams will be recognized for fastest feet, biggest heart and spunkiest spirit. Fastest feet is the team with the first three finishers, biggest heart is the team with the most members and spunkiest spirit is the team sporting the most creative race apparel. Children in strollers are welcome, but for safety reasons, animals are not allowed. Other Small Town Big Cause events will be Saturday, Aug. 28 at the Baldwin City Golf Course and Saturday, Sept. 25 at the Eudora Parks and Recreation Center, 1638 Elm St. in Eudora. Early bird registration can be done before July 16. Cost is $20 for one event, $35 for two events and $50 for all three events. Regular registration, after July 16, is $25 for one event, $45 for two or $65 for all three. For more information, visit or call (785) 505-3317.


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