WKU Army ROTC Lieutenant Yates 5k Memorial Run
Chaney's Dairy Farm, Bowling Green
Non-profit 5k run supports the LT Yates scholarship fund. LT Yates, a WKU ROTC grad, was killed in action in Afghanistan in 2010.
Andrea Greenwood, 270-745-4293, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sulphur Springs Baptist Church Annual Walk-A-Thon
8 am - 12 noon
Edmonton Memorial Park football field
SSBC will be holding our annual Walk-A-Thon to raise money for the "Cassady's Annual Children's Christmas Benefit" held in November. The Walk-a-Thon will be Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 8am-12pm at Edmonton Memorial Park football field. Snacks and drinks will be served. Everyone is welcomed! For more information, contact Karen Cooksey at 270-670-6001.
4th Annual Roo Bear Run
Jody Richards Elementary, Bowling Green, KY
This event features a 5K run/walk, and 1 mile run/walk, and a Kids Dash for those 7 and under. Proceeds benefit the Reagan Ivey Turner Scholarship at WKU.
Purple Spirit 5K
5k starts at 8 am; children's 1 mile run starts at 8:45 am
Keriakes Park, 1220 Fairview Ave., Bowling Green, KY
Support 2014-2015 BGJHS Cheerleaders by participating in a 5k or a children's 1 mile run!
Registration Fee: 5k $30 (day of race)
Children's 1-mile Run (ages 12 and under) $15
*no shirt guarantee for those that register after Sept. 12th.
Go online at www.racesonline.com to complete your registration. Then mail your registration form along with your check to
BGJHS Spirit Boosters, Inc.
P O Box 185
Bowling Green, KY 42102-0185
For more information contact: Angie Slocum at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
A Beautiful Mess 5K Fun RUn
Starts at 9 a.m.
A Beautiful Mess Fun Run is a vibrant interactive 5k race producing a focus on high energy and LOTS OF COLOR. During the race YOU and your family are a canvas that’s plastered with color bombs and tsunami's of rainbows from each color station as participants splash to the finish line at the fairgrounds where the color meets the party! With nothing but a colorful disaster from start to finish, families and participants will strive through the race while creating a portrait simultaneously! So come make this 5k race one to remember in love and color! A Beautiful Mess will be held in Madisonville, KY, Saturday October 18th beginning at 9 a.m. and ends at the fair grounds. All proceeds benefit Light of Chance's Breathe Youth Arts Program.
For more information, Contact:
Food Allergy Awareness Walk
Preston Miller Park
Feast Food Allergy Awareness Walk will be a one mile, non-competitive walk. This event is food-free and the course is paved, so feel free to bring your wagons and strollers and have the entire family participate. The event will be held rain or shine, and all registered participants will receive a t-shirt. The registration and shirt are free and a food free festival will begin immediately following the Awareness Walk. All is welcome but we are requesting to please do not bring food for this is a food-free event.
2014 South Central Kentucky Walk to End Alzheimer's
Preston Miller Park - Bowling Green, KY
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support, and research. Join over 1,000 local residents in the fight against Alzheimer's
Elizabeth Betts email@example.com or 502-451-4266 act.alz.org/scky