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Runs and Walks June 2018

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SATURDAY, JUNE 2

Boys and Girls Club Color Splash 5K

8:30 a.m.

Paul Berry Park

200 Kenan St. W., Wilson

Race through downtown Wilson. Volunteers and club members will be tossing powdered color along the way at five stations. Proceeds will go toward the club's summer program and help families who can't afford to pay for summer camp. Register at www.facebook.com/bgcwilson/.

SATURDAY, JUNE 2

Rocky Mount
Mills 5K

8:30 a.m.

1151 Falls Road, Rocky Mount

Raising money for Cystic Fibrosis, the event brings a complete event to the historic mill property. With the race, there will also be included food trucks, craft beer and a post race concert. Register at https://www.mill5k.com/.

SATURDAY, JUNE 2

Finish Strong 3K

9 a.m.

Wynn Chapel Church, Elm City

The walk/ run is a benefit and is presented by Wynn Chapel Church Ministries. Registration is $20. Check in starts at 8 a.m. Proceeds go to Pennies from Angels and the Wynn Chapel youth department. For more information call 252-228-4447 or email OverflowWCCM@gmail.com 

SATURDAY, JUNE 2

Run for Life

9 a.m.

1000 Mumford Road, Greenville

Proceeds from this event will go to the North Carolina Transplant Athletes to help generate awareness about the importance of organ donation and to help organ recipients and donors attend the Transplant Games of America every two years. Register at RunTheEast.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

Feminist 5K

8 a.m.

522 Chavis Way, Raleigh

This run/walk/roll is about showing that visibility matters. Register at https://app.racereach.com/event/feminist-5k/register.

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

3rd Annual Walk N Roll Glow 5K

8 p.m.

Wayne Community College

3000 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro

Are you ready to glow? Bring your glow bands, glow paint, glow sticks and other glow items. The O'Berry Center Foundation is holding the event in support of the intellectually disabled throughout North Carolina by providing assistive technology devices to improve these individuals' quality of life. Register at RunSignUp.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 23

Eastern Run/Walk For Autism

9 a.m.

Greenville Town Common

105 E. First St., Greenville

Make a difference in the lives of children with autism and their families. Register at http://support.autismsociety-nc.org/site/TR?fr_id=1240&pg=entry.

SATURDAY, JUNE 30

Goldsboro YMCA Youth Triathlon

7:30 a.m.

Goldsboro Family YMCA

1105 Parkway Drive, Goldsboro

The event begins and ends at the Goldsboro Family YMCA, with swimming taking place at the Y pool and the bicycling and running segments using supervised areas roadways in the immediate area. Register at RunTheEast.com.

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