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Run for the Books 5-K

May 19, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

The first Annual Run with the Books is hosted by Friends of the Walkersville Librarand Deborah Wallace Allstate Insurance. The race is scheduled during the festive Walkersville Days celebration. Participants will run on paved pathways that meander through the grounds of Heritage Farm Park which offers a fairly even elevation. Throughout the race scenic views of the country side are provided. Such as, along a wooded path that follows the Walkersville Southern Railroad tracks. Across a wooden foot bridge which leads to a path nestled beside the babbling waters of Glade Creek that is shaded by a sundry of majestic trees. The path rises and extends onto open ground that leads around the stately historic Harris home and brick-bank barn.

Race organizers arranged for participants to start and finish in the same location where sponsors and volunteers will cheer participants over the finish line. The selected area is conveniently located by a large playground and restrooms.

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Please follow the link, ACTIVE.COM, to register for the race.


May 19, 2019
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Friends of the Walkersville Library & Deborah Wallace-Allstate Insurance


Hertiage Farm Park
Devilbiss Road
Walkersville, MD 21793 United States
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