Pittsfield: 5K Color Run to benefit YMCA


The Berkshire Family YMCA's Tie Dye Dash 5K Color Run fundraiser will be held rain or shine Saturday, May 21, at Burbank Park on Onota Lake. The race begins at 9 a.m. Race day registration is from 8 to 8:45 a.m.

Dressed in a YMCA white T-shirt and sunglasses, participants can walk, jog or run through five colored cornstarch powder splash zones.

All proceeds support the Y's Bright Futures: Summer Literacy Program.

Registration is $25 by May 20 and $35 cash on race day. Donation of a new or gently-used youth book is optional.

Children under 8 years old (on race day) and all pets are not permitted to participate in the race.

To register, visit the YMCA at 292 North St., download a registration form from pittsfieldfamilyymca.org or register online at tiedyedash.pittsfieldfamilyymca.org.

To volunteer, contact Victoria Bemiss at 413-499-7650 or vbemiss@pittsfieldfamilyymca.org.


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