This year we celebrate our 4th Annual 5k to promote adult literacy education.
Join us at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 29th to walk, jog, or run our certified 5k course through Englewood MetroPark to celebrate the joys of literacy, health, and community. Our course begins and ends at the Lawwill Shelter, indicated by a green circle on the map.
Plan to arrive 45 minutes early to check in at our registration table, participate in some pre-5k exercise, listen to music, and visit with friends!
From I-75, take Exit 61.
Merge onto I-70 West, and take Exit 29.
Turn right onto OH-48 and go for 1.7 miles.
Turn right at the Main St Park Entrance where National Rd branches west.
Continue for 0.5 mile to the Lawwill Shelter, and check in at our registration table!
The three fastest men and women in each age bracket will be awarded medals at our closing ceremonies. Age brackets are divided into these groups:
Register online at Speedy-Feet.com before October 16th to guarantee yourself a BLC 5k t-shirt. Adult registration is $25, and kids under eight are free; however, no t-shirt is included for kids.
Raffle prizes are $500, $300, and $200. Increase your chances of winning by purchasing extra tickets and supporting a worthy cause!
All 5k participants get one free raffle ticket. Additional tickets can be purchased at $5 for one (1) ticket and $25 for six (6) tickets. Tickets can be purchased in person at the BLC, online, or at the race site before the 5k. You do not need to be present to win. All proceeds benefit the BLC.
To purchase tickets online, visit our Donation page. Make sure to include a comment that indicates the number of raffle tickets you wish to purchase!
Adult Basic Education (ABE)
Adults with Other Needs (AON)
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
General Equivalency Diploma (GED®)
License Preparation (LP)