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Turkey Trot Earlysville

The 6th Annual Earlysville Turkey Trot 5K & Kids Half Mile Fun Run 

RACE DAY: Thursday, November 27, 2014

START TIME: 8:30 AM – Free Kid’s Half Mile Fun Run ~ 9:00 AM – 5k Turkey Trot. Register here.

The Earlysville 5k Turkey Trot and FREE 1/2 Mile Kids Run benefits the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. Please help this worthy cause by bringing either a non-glass container of Almond Butter, Peanut Butter or Tuna Fish to packet pickup. These items are the most in need with even more emphasis on nutrient dense protein such as almond butter this year. Cash donations to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank are also very helpful. As little as $1.00 will provide 4 meals. Donate $10-$100 and supply 40-400 meals! It is easy to donate cash during the online registration process. Just click on the Register Now button above to register for the race and donate cash to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.

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