Dewey Digital Dash 5K & Fun Run

Sat November 6, 2021 Havertown, PA 19083 US Directions


$20 8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Registration Opens September 23, 2021 at 12:21pm EDT

1 mile Walk/Run

$12 8:15AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Registration Opens June 29, 2021 at 3:34pm EDT

5K Virtual-Run Anywhere

$20 Registration Opens September 23, 2021 at 12:21pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1601 Darby Rd
Havertown, PA US 19083

The Dewey Decimal Dash has gone virtual!  With the ongoing pandemic, we want to keep this event safe for everyone while we come together to support the Haverford Township Free Library.

For 2020, this extraordinary year, we are changing the name of our race to the Dewey Digital Dash!

How it works:

  • Register for the 5K or 1 mile as an individual or as a team. New this year is the family 1 mile team!  
  • Run or walk between Saturday, November 7 – Sunday, November 15. You can run the race course (down Mill Road, to Karakung Drive, to Manoa and back to the Library) or you can run in your neighborhood, park, or on a track or treadmill.
  • You have the option to submit your results on the Runsignup registration page OR

  • You can download the Racejoy app that will include course directions, mile marks and virtual cheers!

  • Race swag bags will be available at the Library (1601 Darby Rd., Havertown, PA) between Thursday, November 6 and Sunday, November 15. Swag this year includes a Library emblazoned gaiter for you to use in the race and for all your running needs during the pandemic. If you are participating in the Dewey Digital Dash from farther away, you can add a $5 fee to your registration, and we will mail your swag to you!

  • Please take photos or videos of your race and post to Facebook or Instagram using #deweydigitaldash and #myhtfl.

  • Questions? Contact Mary Bear Shannon


  • ·       5K - $20 early bird; $25 October 30 - November 15

  • ·       5K Teams - $15 early bird; $20 October 30-November 15

  • ·       1 mile run/walk; $12 early bird; $15 October 30-November 15

  • ·       1 mile run/walk family teams; $10 early bird; $12 October 30-November 15

The course will start at the Library, run down Mill Rd to Karakung to Manoa Rd and back to the Library. Or run anywhere!  (your neighborhood, a track, treadmill)


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