Memorial run planned in Milbridge on Oct. 18

first_img Schoodic Grange hosting sale – October 30, 2014 Fenceviewer Staff Latest posts by Fenceviewer Staff (see all) Latest Posts Town report wins award – October 11, 2014 Bio The event, which brings runners and walkers of all ages together, has raised more than $25,000 for Elaine Hill Memorial Nursing Scholarship Fund since 2009.The one-mile kids’ fun run will begins at 9:30 a.m. and the 5K at 10.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textRegistration/check-in starts at 9 at the resource library on School Street. Pre-registration is encouraged and the first 40 who pre-register by Oct. 9 will receive a commemorative T-shirt.Visit www.whrl.org to register online or to download a registration form. The entrance fee is $10 for the 5K and $5 for the fun run.“We are especially excited for the walk/run this year because we will start and finish the race from the Milbridge Medical Center, where Elaine served the community for more than 30 years,” said Chris Kuhni, executive director of the resource library.There also will be children’s activities and a cookout following the race.As in previous years, participants are encouraged to form teams of family member or friends to tackle the 3.1-mile course.The top runners will receive awards and the individual and team that raise the most donations will receive prizes.Elaine Hill died in February of 2009 after a battle with breast cancer. She is remembered for her life of service as a nurse at the Milbridge Medical Center.In her memory, the Women’s Health Resource Library established nursing scholarships offered each year to a graduating senior at Narraguagus High School and a non-traditional student pursuing a nursing education. Fitness trainer is now cancer-exercise expert – October 12, 2014 MILBRIDGE — The Elaine Hill Memorial 5K Run/Walk, now in its sixth year, will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Women’s Health Resource Library next to the Milbridge Medical Center.last_img

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