DoverPhila Partners with County Library for Annual 5k Walk/Run

DoverPhila Federal Credit Union has partnered with Tuscarawas County Public Library for the second annual Bookin’ It 5k Walk/Run scheduled for Saturday, April 16, 2016.

The family-friendly event kicks off at 10:00 a.m. at the main branch of the Tuscarawas County Public Library in New Philadelphia. Participants are encouraged to wear their best ‘80s theme attire such as leg warmers, Flashdance style sweatshirts, rock & roll t-shirts, and big hair.

Early registration is currently underway until Friday, March 18, 2016 with fees of $25 for adults and $15 for kids. Race-day registration fees are $30 for adults and $20 for kids. Interested participants can register at any of the five Tuscarawas County Public Library locations or print a form at and mail it to the library.

Participants will receive goodie bags the day of the race. Those who take advantage of early registration will also receive a Bookin’ It 5k t-shirt. Medals designed by Warther’s Woodcarving will be awarded to top participants. Awards for the best ‘80s costumes will also be given.

All proceeds from the event support the Tuscarawas County Public Library’s Mobile Services that benefit elementary students throughout the county. For more information, call 330-364-4474 ext. 221.