GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV) - Wedgwood is excited to announce the new 5K Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run theme for this year; "Heroes on the Run", a community race on October 5,on the Wedgwood cross country course. Maranda had some friends come and visit Where You Live all dressed and ready to go in their superhero themed costumes. Bright colored costumes are highly encouraged for the event!
Adult entry fee is $25 per person and includes a long-sleeve t-shirt. Children under 13 are free, and will receive a t-shirt and cape. Registration day of event starts at 8:00 a.m., the run\walk starts at 9:00 a.m., and the kids race will start at 10:00 a.m. Wedgwood wants to commemorate their hero Terry Chamberlin, who provided care for children in their residential homes. Join Wedgwood as they celebrate 53 years of hope for children.
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