The Library Lope: Let’s Dash for Books is an untimed 5K and 1 Mile fun run/walk organized by the library’s Teen Advisory Board (TAB). TAB is a 15-member group that helps determine the programs and services available for library teens. The Library Lope is their annual fundraiser to raise money for the library, teen programming, and more. TAB has been able to raise approximately $5,000 since 2016.2022
LIBRARY LOPE: SATURDAY, AUGUST 13This year’s event will be run in-person and virtually! The in-person event’s location has been changed to start and end at Schilberg Park at 301 W. High St. Milton, WI 53563. We are also bringing back the 1 mile option this year!The 1 mile course will follow the track around Schilberg Park and the 5K will be an out-and-back around Schilberg, down Rainbow Drive, down Gailen Ln., and back to the start/finish line!
Check In and race day registration – 7:30-8:00 a.m.
1 mile start – 8:00 a.m.
5k start – 8:20 a.m.
The virtual run can be run anywhere and anytime between August 13 and August 20. The virtual option only includes the 5K.All in-person participants will receive a medal and the chance to pick out a free book.The first 50 virtual participants who submit their time will receive a Library Lope medal. Medals will be mailed out starting August 22.The 5k (in-person and virtual) registration fee for all ages is $18.00. The 1 mile in-person run/walk is $10.00 for all ages.Registration opens April 11th (ish). The Teen Advisory Board really wants to offer t-shirts this year. We want to figure out production times before opening up registration! Paper registration forms will be available at the library.
Register online here: https://runsignup.com/…/Milton/LibraryLopeLetsDashforBooks