Great River Hospice Fun Run/Walk Set for Nov. 5

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The fifth annual Great River Hospice Fun Run/Walk is scheduled at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, beginning on Great River Health Systems’ campus, 1221 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington. It is sponsored by five community members who share a passion for running and Great River Hospice. Proceeds will support Great River Hospice House.

Trophies will be awarded to the overall male and female winners of the 4-mile run, and medals will be given to the top three finishers in 13 age groups.

The entry fee for the four-mile run/walk or the one-mile stroll is $25. The fee includes a long-sleeve T-shirt, while supplies last. Registration is from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2 in the hospice house garage and 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. the day of the race at the registration tent.

Refreshments and tours of the hospice house will be available to all participants after the race. For more information, please call Great River Hospice at 319-768-3350.