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Northern Voices Walk For Talk

  • Date(s):
  • Saturday, May 10, 2014
  • Race Type(s):
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    Walk Walk
  • Location:
  • Lake Harriet, Minneapolis MN

"Hero Up" at our 5K Run, Walk, Kids Fun Run - 5th Annual Walk for Talk!




Get your shoes and cape on and come out to Lake Harriet - it's time to "HEAR-O Up" for kids with hearing loss!  Join us for a 5K and family fun on Saturday, May 10.  All proceeds from our 5th annual Walk for Talk will help kids with hearing loss learn to listen & talk at Northern Voices, a nonprofit organization based in Roseville.  Come for the run -- stay for the fun!  Family-friendly festivities include kids fun run, face painting, balloon animals, crazy hair, music & more.  Contact Northern Voices for tax-deductible sponsorship opportunities.  See you at the bandshell -- where superheroes unite!

 Northern Voices is a nonprofit school for deaf and hard of hearing children in Roseville.  We teach kids with cochlear implants and hearing aids how to listen and talk!  Come out and support our young super heros - register for the 5K race or the Fun Run/Walk.

Post race activities include animal balloons, face painting, music, fire trucks, and more!

Time: Registration: 7:45 a.m.; 5K Run:  9:00

5K timed run:  $25-before 5/5; $35-day of event -shirt is included

5K individual Walk for Talk/Fun Run:  $20-before 5/5; $30-day of event - shirt may be purchased

5k Family Walk for Talk/Fun Run ( up to 4 people):  $50-before 5/5; $60-day of event - shirt may be purchased

7:45    Registration Opens
8:45    Kid Fun Run
9:00    5K Run
9:05    Fun Run/Walk
10:00    Awards
Family-friendly activities until 12:00

 By participating or pledging a walker in the Walk for Talk you will help give a child a voice.  The goal of the event is to raise funds to enable all students to reach their full potential regardless of their family's income level.  With your help, we can ensure that each and every student is provided with the best opportunity to achieve lifelong success.