Running event to benefit spinal cord research

“Strides For Spinal Cord Injury Research” 5K/10K Run/Walk will be held June 14 at Indian Park in Montoursville.

There is an early registration fee of $16. After June 1 the fee is $20.

The start time is 9 a.m. There will be registration the day of the event starting at 8 a.m.

All participants will receive a gift bag containing a 5K event T-shirt, gift certificates to local businesses and other small items while supplies last.

There will also be numerous giveaway drawings after the event.

Each participant will be given a 50/50 ticket and that will used for picking the winners of items being given away. Among the items are handcrafted gold jewelry, Penn State football tickets, gym memberships, gift certificates to local restaurants and businesses.

Medals will be handed out to the top finishers. The money raised will go directly to spinal cord injury research.

For additional information call Jay Harner at 570-601-4882.