Literacy Run Half Marathon set for May 21

Start training now! The Second Annual Literacy Run Half Marathon will be Saturday, May 21, as a fund-raiser for The Literacy Council. The scenic and challenging course, with rolling hills, will start and end at Jefferson High School. The route will take you through two of Winnebago County’s beautiful forest preserves.

Last year, more than 400 participants registered, and they ranged in age from 17-76. This year, the event is limited to 500 participants.

Entry fees are $35 before May 14 and $45 after. There is no race day registration.

Registration forms may be picked up at Runner’s Image and The Literacy Council. Info: 963-7323 or to register online, visit the Web site at

From the May 11-17, 2005, issue

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