OSKALOOSA — The Mahaska Health Partnership Foundation will host the fourth annual Run in the Sun Aug. 2 at the Lacey Sports Complex Community Stadium.
Run in the Sun is a 5K for runners and 1-mile walk for all ages, abilities and even strollers. Race day registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with a short ceremony starting at 8:15 a.m. The 5K Run will start at 8:30 a.m. with the 1-mile walk to follow at 8:35 a.m.
There is a registration fee for this event. All proceeds from the 2014 event will benefit the MHP Hospice Serenity House. Those wanting to participate in Run in the Sun are encouraged to register online at mahaskahealth.org.
For runners, medals will be awarded for the top three male and female finishers in the following age categories: 11 and under, 12-14, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60 and over. All walk participants will receive a ribbon.
For more information on Run in the Sun or to donate directly to the Serenity House or other MHP services, call Cathy Stahl at 641-672-3369.