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The Charles River Center to Hold 5K Run and 1-Mile Walk September 28th

59 East Militia Heights Road, Charles River Center, Needham, MA

The Charles River Center to hold 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk September 28th

The Charles River Center will hold its 4th Annual 5K Run and 1-Mile Walk on Sunday, September 28th at 11:00 am. This USA Track and Field-certified course begins and ends at The Charles River Center, 59 East Militia Heights Drive, Needham.  Proceeds will benefit the more than 600 children and adults with developmental disabilities served by The Charles River Center.

Registration begins at 9 am and the race will begin at 11 am.  Registration before September 27th is $31.15 for runners, $25.90 for walkers, and $17.50 for youth.

Same day registration is $35.00 for runners, $30.00 for walkers and $15.00 for youth. To register, visit:

Last year more than 600 runners and walkers participated.  All abilities are welcome, and the first 300 entries will receive free T-shirts.  Participants and supporters are invited back to The Charles River Center for food, drinks, and festivities after the run.

Major sponsors include Bob’s Stores, Cooley Manion Jones, LLP, Dedham Savings, Needham Bank, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Needham, and Boston Private Bank & Trust Company.