Walk Run READ!

Registration and General Information

Registration: Click here to register for Walk Run READ! 5K     through Active.com:


Save the fees and register directly through Literacy Volunteers, HBPL! Print, complete, and sign the registration form and waiver located in the PDF files below, or pick one up at Central Library.

You can drop off the form and waiver in the Literacy office at Central or Oak View Branch, or mail in your registration to the address listed on the registration form. You will need to send both the waiver and registration formmake your check out to Literacy Volunteers-HBPL.

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5k Walk or Run-$35/ 5k Family-$55  / 5k registration includes commemorative T-shirt.
** T-shirt size cannot be guaranteed after April 19th, so t-shirts may arrive at later date!

Kids' Fun Run, just $5. Includes finisher medal; 12 and under, please. No t-shirt.

Online Registration will close on April 27th
.  There will be on-site registration day of event at 8am for the 5k and 8:30 - 9:00 for the Kids' Fun Run.

Race Information

Where: Huntington Beach Central Park (Next to Kathy May's Lakeview Cafe) Parking off Edwards (see map)
Race Day & Time:  Saturday, April 28th, 2018
7:45 am --  Check-in and registration
8:15 am -- Warmup
8:30 am -- 5k Runners will be the first to start, immediately followed by 5k Walkers
9:30 am -- Warmup and Kids' Fun Run

There will be water alongside the course and a snack at the finish.

We will have a raffle subsequent to the 5k event.

Thank you to our raffle contributors!

Ab-Solutely Pilates
Daniel Collazo of El Mugroso Leather Co.
Dream Dinners
Herb Niles
International Surf Museum
Jacki Jones
Kathy May's Lakeview Cafe
Love's Aura
Lucy's Tailoring and Tux
Ruby's Restaurant
Takeya Water Bottles
Taste of Huntington Beach
Tom Vo's Taekwondo

Race Day Festivities:

The 5k is only the beginning of the morning’s activities! After the 5k, grab a snack and take part in the following:

-- Browse the Library's mobile Book Shack and take home a book: no library card necessary.

-- Check out our raffle prizes and buy tickets for just $1 each! We will draw the raffle prizes after throughout the morning.

-- Buy and enjoy a cookie.

-- Test your creativity at the Craft Corner.

-- Be sure to visit our vendors' booths. 

T-shirt and Bib Pick-up:

Friday, April 27th from 1pm to 4pm in the Literacy Office at the Central Library, 7111 Talbert, or Saturday morning at the event beginning at 7:30 am.

Parking Map and Course Map:

Ample free parking is available at the Edwards entrance of the park.

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Contact us: info@walkrunread.com
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