Dewey Decimal Dash 5K & Fun Run

Saturday, November 10, 2018   8:00 am

The Haverford Township Free Library is hosting its second annual Dewey Decimal Dash 5K & Fun Run. The event will help raise funds for the Library’s collections, programs and services.


Price: 5K $25 until November 1, $30 from November 1 through November 9, and $35 on race day.  Fun Run $10 until November 1, $15 from November 1 through November 9, and $20 on race day.

Amenities: Beautiful course down Karakung Drive,  moisture wicking T-shirt, coffee and hot chocolate before race, refreshments and water.

Awards:  Overall (1-3), Top in age group

Race Schedule:  

8:00 am - Start of 1 mile Fun Run

8:15 am - Start of 5K Run


The Dewey Decimal Dash is made possible by our amazing sponsors, listed below.  Don't get left out - there are more sponsorship opportunities available!  Read more about sponsorship levels and become a sponsor today.

Gold - Crozer Keystone Surgical Center - Haverford
Silver - Chris Fox - Prosperity Mortgage | Mainline Kitchen Design
Bronze - Fay Auto Repair | John Cipollone, Inc. |Ralph's Auto Service |  Faust Orthodontics | Earle's Auto & Tire |  McGarrity & Moser Auto Repair | Havertown Carpet
Other Sponsors - Barber Law Offices | Rehab2Wellness | TDW Financial |  Cenzo's Pizza | Fred J. Camaratta, CPA |  Paddy Rooney's Pub | Broomall Pediatric Dentistry |  C & M Sports



Register now using the button below.

Opportunities to register and pick up bib & t-shirt prior to the race:

  • Friday, November 9 -- 12:00 - 7:00 pm (First Floor of the Library, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown)
  • Saturday, November 10 -- 7:00 - 8:00 am (Library Parking Lot, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown)

Course:   The course will start at the Library, run down Mill Rd to Karakung to Manoa Rd and back to the Library.

Dewey Dash


We need helpers to make this race happen.  We could use people to:

  • be road marshals
  • man the registration table
  • handout refreshments
  • and more