The Monticello Branch Library will host a 5K run, walk and fun run on May 14.
The event will include a children’s fun run around the library for runners under the age of 11. Each fun runner will receive a free gift and T-shirts will be available for purchase. All 5K runners will receive a T-shirt with their entry fee.
The fun run is free. However, there is an entry fee for the 5K run.
The pre-registration cost is $15 for runners under the age of 18, and $25 for adults 18 and over. Pre-registration for the 5K runs from March 28 through May 2. You must pre-register to ensure a T-shirt.
The race day registration cost is $20 for runners under the age of 18, and $30 for adults 18 and over.
Race day registration is from 7 a.m. until 7:45 a.m. on May 14 at the library. The 5K begins at 8 a.m. and the fun run begins at 9 a.m.
The library is located at 114 W. Jefferson in Monticello.
Proceeds from the event will be used for the 2016 Summer Reading Program. For more information call the library at 870-367-8583.