The Cairo-Durham Imagination Library & the Resurrection Lutheran Church present The Race to Read – 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, June 6, 2019 at 9:00 am – Cairo Town Park. Registration will begin at 7:30 am. Participation in the race is $20 in advance and $25 the day of the race. The price includes a t-shirt. Children under the age of 12 are free and will also receive a free t-shirt (when available) if they have recently read a book!
All proceeds from the Race to Read will be used to send books to Cairo-Durham children who are a part of the Imagination Library. The program, launched by Dolly Parton and the Dollywood Foundation, aims to foster a love of reading among preschool children. Each month a free hardcover book is shipped to registered children from birth to the age of five. More information on the program can be found at www.imaginationlibrary.com