By Glenn Collins
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 | 9:05 AM
The friends and family of SrA Mark Forester will be holding a 10k/5k/1 mile Fun Run in celebration of the life and birthday of Mark, Saturday, May 14, at the Haleyville football field. Mark’s birthday is May 15.
The proceeds from the race will fund a scholarship for a Haleyville student each year.
The race starts at 9 AM; registration begins at 7 AM. This is an event the entire family can enjoy. There will be fun, food, and entertainment in addition to the race.
Anyone wishing to join in the race can pre-register by logging on to Mark’s website at www.markaforester.com, or by signing up they day of the race. Pre-registration secures participants a t-shirt and runners bag.
There will also be moonwalks, a giant slide, and crafts for all to participate in. Each of these events can be enjoyed the day of the race with a purchase of a wrist band. Wrist bands will be available that day $5.
There will also be food, music, and entertainment. The day will end with a birthday celebration. For more information, contact Lauren Tinker at firstname.lastname@example.org.