Kiwanis 7th Annual 5K Race-"It's All About the KIDS" on Nov 12

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Kiwanis 5K Race is Nov. 12.

On Saturday, Nov. 12, the Jackson Kiwanis Club will host its 7th annual 5K Run/Walk, “It’s All About the Kids.” For additional information on sponsorship opportunities or for a form to register as a runner visit

Proceeds from this race will go to children’s projects: Elks Christmas baskets, Jackson Police Department Annual Toy Drive, programs at Orchard Drive Elementary School and more.

The race begins and ends at Orchard Drive Elementary School, 1402 Orchard Drive, Jackson, MO. Starting time is 9 a.m.

Awards will be given in the following categories: Overall Male/Female and the top three runners in the following age groups: 0-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+.

Participant fees are: $20 ($10 for 17 and under) if received by Nov. 1.

Fees received any time after Nov. 1 are $25. Those registered by Nov. 1 are guaranteed a t-shirt.

For additional information or questions, contact Roger Jespersen at or 573-803-0757.

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