Prendergast Run for Literacy (race is being cancelled )

Sat May 9, 2020 Jamestown, NY 14701 US Directions


Prendergast Run for Literacy

9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

Prendergast Walk for Literacy

9:05AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


509 Cherry St
Jamestown, NY US 14701


***Due to the developing situation involving the Coronavirus, registration for the Run for Literacy is suspended. Further information regarding postponement or cancellation will be available soon.***

This is the 14th year of the Prendergast Run for Literacy! The 5K Run/walk starts at Prendergast Library, goes through the streets of Jamestown, through Lake View Cemetery, and returns to the Library. Proceeds raised will benefit the James Prendergast Library.

This year, thanks to our sponsors, kids and teens (under age 18) can race for FREE! For free registration, please visit

Race t-shirts are guaranteed for the first 100 registrants. Participants must be present day of race to collect their T-shirt.

Pre-registration closes on May 7th at 8:00 AM. You may register at the library the day of the race between 8:00-8:45 AM. See you there!

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