The Marblehead Bank’s 9th Annual 5K Daisy Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 11. The out and back course passes the Lakeside Daisy Preserve. This year all proceeds from the race will be divided between The Newtown Community Fund and The Island Safe Harbor Animal Sanctuary.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. with the race beginning at 9 a.m. at the Marblehead V.F.W. Post 7572, 421 W. Main St., Marblehead.
Cost for the event is $15 for those who enter before April 29 and $18 the day of the event.
Race applications can be picked up at either of The Marblehead Bank branches or www.marbleheadbank.com. For more information, contact Lori Fletcher or Patty Pepa at 419-798-4471.
At Otterbein North Shore in Marblehead on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. there is a free training class for the Daisy Walk/Run. Soni Marker, veteran 5K runner, helps those interested to train safely. Call Robyn Karbler at Otterbein North Shore at 419-798-8250 for more information.