The Hampshire Regional YMCA’s Building a Healthy Community 5k, 2 mile walk and kids fun run will take place on Saturday, November 3 at Look Memorial Park. Kids fun run participants will be grouped by age with staggered start times beginning at 12:00 pm, followed by the 2 mile walk at 12:30 pm and the 5k at 1:00 pm. Funds raised at the event will support the YMCA’s annual campaign, awarding scholarships to local families for Y memberships, programs, teams and camp.
The event will feature a superhero theme and activities for the whole family, including an obstacle course, bounce house, face painting, cape decorating and a costume contest. There will be visits from the Northampton Police and Fire Departments, and local food trucks will be offering lunch. Event registration is available at the YMCA or online at www.hrymca.org.