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“Spring into Health” 5K is set for May 13th

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Enjoy a morning of good, healthy fun in the great outdoors at the 8th Annual Grace Cottage “Spring into Health” 5K this Mother’s Day Weekend, on Saturday, May 13th. The family-friendly 5K starts at 8:30 am on the Townshend Common. The race will be timed for competitors, but is open to all, whether you run, walk, roll, or stroll.  The course is 3.1 miles of mainly flat, paved road along Grafton Road (Route 35).

After the race, there will be awards, raffles, and general merriment. There is also a free Fun Run for kids 8 and under on the Common at 9:15. The event, held rain or shine, wraps up around 10:30.

Register online for an early bird rate of $12/adults, $5/kids at or by calling (802) 365-9109. Online registration closes at noon on Wednesday, May 10th. The first 100 to register will receive a free performance t-shirt. You can register at the race for $20/adults, $10/kids, but no guarantees on getting a t-shirt!

This event, sponsored by People’s United Bank, raises funds for our non-profit hospital. For more information,  see the event page or call (802) 365-9109.