Saturday, November 16, 2019 Race begins - 8:00 am; Post-Dash Bash begins 9:00 am
The Haverford Township Free Library is hosting its third annual Dewey Decimal Dash Run and Walk. The event will help raise funds for the Library’s collections, programs and services.
- Teams are encouraged. $5 off each team participant.
- Dress in Costume! Prizes awarded for Most Creative, Best Picture Book Character and Funniest.
- Can't run a 5K, but want to support the Library? Take a leisurely 1-mile stroll with friends and neighbors.
Price: 5K $25 until November 1, $30 from November 1 through November 15, and $35 on race day. Fun Run $10 until November 1, $15 from November 1 through November 15, and $20 on race day.
Teams: Encouraged! $5 off each team participant.
Amenities: Beautiful course down Karakung Drive, moisture wicking T-shirt, community celebration afterwards in the Library featuring breakfast, storytime, music, picture booth and raffles.
Awards: Overall (1-3), Top in age group, awards for storybook character costumes.
8:00 am - Start of the 5K
8:15 am - Start of the 1 mile run and walk
9:00 am - Post-Dash Bash! including food, music, storytime with costumed characters, raffles and more!
The Dewey Decimal Dash is made possible by our amazing sponsors, listed below. We have business as well as Individual/Family Sponsorship opportunities. Don't get left out - there are more sponsorship opportunities available! Read more about Business Sponsorship levels or Individual and Family Sponsorship levels and become a sponsor today.
Register now using the button below.
Opportunities to register and pick up bib & t-shirt prior to the race:
- Friday, November 15 -- 12:00 - 7:00 pm (First Floor of the Library, 1601 Darby Rd., Havertown)
- Saturday, November 16 -- 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.