Join us on November 9 for the Orange Township 4th Annual Heroes Not Forgotten 5k Run/Walk. This is an exciting event dedicated to honor veterans. The money raised for this event will go towards the planned Orange Township Veterans Memorial that will be erected on the corner of Orange Rd and South Old State behind the old Town Hall. If youâ€™re a veteran or family member of a veteran and just want to cheer the runners along, please join us. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. $25. Fleet Feet Lewis Center.
OCES Fundraiser at Tarantos Pizza, September 16 and 17, 10am, Taranto's Pizzeria - TARANTO'S will donate 20% of the total order back to the OCES PTO. Be sure to bring the attached flyer! LEARN MORE
Ready, Set, GOES! 5K, 1M & Fun Run, Saturday, September 21, 8:15am - 11:30am, Glen Oak Elementary School - Glen Oak Elementary is excited for our 4th annual Ready, Set, GOES race! This event consists of a 5K, 1 Miler and Fun Run. The event will be open to Glen Oak families, as well as the general public. All proceeds raised will benefit the students of Glen Oak Elementary. Each participant will receive a race bag that includes our official race t-shirt along with swag from our local sponsors. Some of our sponsors will be present on race day for you to sample food, pick up information, or ask questions. LEARN MORE
5K for K9s, Saturday, September 28, 9am - 12pm, Alum Creek State Park Beach - The Friends of the Shelter 5K for K9s is one of our largest annual fundraisers. It is a 5K run or walk and, thanks to our generous sponsors, 100% of the proceeds raised goes directly to the sick and injured dogs! Run or walk with your four-legged friends and then stay for the raffles, silent auctions and prizes for top runners. All participants receive a t-shirt and swag bag full of human and dog goodies! Adoptable dogs from the Franklin County Dog Shelter & Adoption Center will be there to cheer you on, as well as dogs from other local rescue groups. LEARN MORE
The Dam Half Marathon and 10k, Sunday, September 29, 8am - 3pm, Alum Creek State Park Beach - The D1 Columbus Dam Half Marathon and 10K will be held at Alum Creek Beach. FREE Post-Race Party after the race just steps from the Finish Line. Both races conclude with a free post-race tailgate party just steps away from the finish line. Runners receive a complimentary â€śpigskin buffetâ€ť meal and pint of Alum Creek Beach Ale courtesy of Olentangy River Brewing Company. All participants receive an official event shirt and finisherâ€™s medal. A benefiting partner of the event is Chuck's Kids. Chuckâ€™s Kids Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps kids reach their goals by providing guidance and encouraging participation in athletics. LEARN MORE
2019 Oak Creek Holiday Market, Saturday, November 23, 10am - 2pm, Oak Creek Elementary School - Get your holiday shopping started and help support the Oak Creek Elementary PTO! The Oak Creek Holiday Market is 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and features 40+ local makers, bakers, and artists. Admission is a donation to the OCES PTO. LEARN MORE
Delaware Turkey Trot, Thursday, November 28, 8:30am - 12pm, Glenwood Commons, Delaware - The Delaware Turkey Trot is a family friendly run/walk on Thanksgiving morning. There is a Kidâ€™s run (Little Gobbler) for ages 8 and under. There is a 5K and a 2mile option for the run/walk. Run for a Cause. This event donates 100% of itâ€™s proceeds to the Autism Society of Central OH (ASCO). Weâ€™ve donated $117,500 to date. So come out and create a great family Thanksgiving tradition. Each participant receives a long-sleeve shirt, pumpkin pie, goody bag, and post race food/refreshments. Kidâ€™s participants receive a shirt too! LEARN MORE
Would you Like to Volunteer Your Time for an Important Local Cause? The Delaware County Volunteer Center has many opportunities just waiting for you. Founded in 1996, Connections coordinates the referral and placement of volunteers for more than 70 different agencies who offer hundreds of ongoing and special event opportunities. In the past year, Connections matched 1,381 individual volunteers who engaged in over 19,750 hours of service to the community. A program of HelpLine of Delaware and Morrow Counties, Inc., Connections core services are funded by SourcePoint and United Way of Delaware County. You can search by types of events, review their upcoming calendar, attend training classes, plus much more! For more information, please CLICK HERE
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