BattenKill River Duck Run
The eighth annual BattenKill River Duck Run is Sunday, October 4. This fun family event starts with a kids’ 1K Fun Run at 8:30 a.m., followed by a 5k Run/Walk and a 12K Run/Walk at 9. The Run benefits Arlington Area Childcare/Happy Days Playschool, and takes place on River Road in West Arlington, beginning and ending at the Grange. The entire route is run on a low-traffic dirt road along the BattenKill River, offering spectacular scenery. Registration that morning begins at 7:30 a.m. and is $18 for the 5K and 12K and $3 for the Fun Run. Awards will be given to the top three in each age group. Every participant in the Fun Run will receive an award. Volunteers are needed to help with registration and other race day tasks. Call 802-375-6039 to register or volunteer.