5K Superhero Event Is Sept. 22 In Pleasant Township

PLEASANT, Pa. — The Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children of Warren and Forest Counties will be hosting a 5K Superhero event on Saturday, Sept. 22 in Pleasant Township.

The event will include a 1-mile family walk/run featuring a superhero gauntlet, a 5K road race as well as a 5K relay race featuring four-person teams from the area’s helping professionals including teachers, doctors, nurses as well as fire, EMT and police department personnel. The event will include an appearance by the Enchanted Fairytale Troupe and the Warrin Wrecking Dolls.

Registration for the event is available at www.casaofwarrenandforest.org with pre-registration ending on Sunday, Sept. 9.

Participating children will receive superhero capes as part of their registration and all entrants are encouraged to dress as their favorite superhero. The 5K registration is $20 and the 1-mile family walk will be $5. There will be prizes for best costume as well as the 5K race age-group winners.

More detailed information is available from Dennis Johnson at 704-989-2520 or by emailing drdennisajohnson@gmail.com.