When: Registration at 8:00 am. 9:00 a.m. 5k walk or run, 10:00 a.m. Kids' Fun!
What: 5k run with 1k kids' fun run to raise funds and awareness about keeping toxic chemicals out of Maine's environment for now and future generations. Strollers welcome!
How much: $15 early-bird special by August 31st. $20 after that time. Kids' fun run obstacle course will be $5. Participants are encouraged to raise funds from their family, friends, and colleagues - with all money raised going to NRCM's work to reduce toxic pollution in Maine.
Why: Join us to celebrate the publication of Rachel Carson’s book, Silent Spring, 50 years ago. Her efforts brought toxic pollution to the public's attention and helped change laws and save wildlife and human lives. We owe our current progress toward a toxic-free Maine to her leadership. We are honored to successfully champion the cause that Rachel devoted so much of herself to.
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