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Location: West Orange, NJ US 07052 Directions
Type: Run Only, Run or Run/Walk
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://njcainc.org/heroes-for-children.

Events
Event Time Price Details
5K Run
Time
9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Family Fun Run and Walk
Time
10:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
N/A
Place
Clipper Pavilion/Waterfront - between the Regatta Playground and the Paddle Boats
9 Cherry Lane
West Orange, NJ US 07052
Description

The Heroes for Children 5K and Family Fun Walk will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017, at the South Mountain Recreation Complex's Clipper Pavilion (between the playground the paddle boats) in West Orange (rain or shine).  Join your neighbors, community and friends for a fun-filled day and help us raise awareness about child abuse and neglect in New Jersey and learn about the difference local Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) and Multidisciplinary Teams (MDTs) make in a child’s life. The Heroes for Children 5K (USATF-Certified) & Family Fun Walk will help raise funds for NJCA and CACs and MDTs in all 21 counties through registration fees and sponsorships. 

On September 23, 2017, registration and packet pick up begin at 7:30am; events begin at 9:00am. Medals will be awarded to the top runners in each age group. Superhero costumes are encouraged! Following the 5K and Fun Walk, join us for music, face painting, crafts, and other activities. Afterwards, take a walk to the Turtle Back Zoo or the playground. Receive $5 admission to the Turtle Back Zoo, Codey Arena, and miniGOLF Safari on the day of the event with proof of registration.

Ample parking is available across the street from the Clipper Pavilion: http://www.essexcountyparks.org/south-mountain/the-waterfront

Register now! You must register by September 10th in order to receive a t-shirt!

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