'Scare Me 5K' set to spook racers


ROCKLAND - The Trackside Station Scare Me 5K is set for Saturday, Oct. 28. The annual 3.1 mile event will take place at 10 a.m. at Trackside Station, 4 Union St., with registration starting at 9 a.m. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome. Costumes are encouraged. This 5K is part of the local holiday 5K race series organized by the non-profit One Community Many Voices.

One Community Many Voices, OCMV, is a 501c(3) charitable organization, located in Rockland. Using a model called: the Art of Good Fellowship – Paying it Forward One Neighbor at a Time – OCMV provides gap funding when no other resources are available to help neighbors in need resolve a hardship related to employment/skill building, youth aspirations, elderly independent living or well-being. 

The 5K race is open to all and costs $20 on race day and $18 for those who pre-register. Preregistration is available online at https://www.active.com/rockland-me/running/distance-running-races/trackside-station-scare-me-5k-2017?int= or https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/Rockland/TracksideStationScareMe5K. Prizes will be awarded for the fastest male and female finishers and for the runner who finishes in the middle of the pack. There also will be a prize for best costume.
To learn more about OCMV, visit www.ocmv.org.
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