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Seasonal runs, charity walks on Long Island

Friends Josie Harris, left, Sylvia Ades and Grace

Friends Josie Harris, left, Sylvia Ades and Grace Livio are thrilled after finishing the 5-mile Port Washington Turkey Trot to benefit the Community Chest. Photo Credit: Vivian Moy

Sign up for a race and lace up your sneakers. There’s nothing quite like huffing and puffing with hundreds of others, and pushing yourself to finish.


RUN FOR TOMORROW’S HOPE 5K AND 1-MILE FUN RUN. St. Joseph’s Elementary School, 450 Franklin Ave., Garden City, 516-747-2730, Fun run 8:30 a.m. Fee 5k: $25 in advance, $35 race day; fun run: $10 in advance, $20 race day. Date 9 a.m. March 24.

TOWNWIDE FUND OF HUNTINGTON ST. PATRICK’S DAY 4-MILE RUN. American Legion Hall, Mill Dam Road, Halesite, 631-629-4950, Fee Check website. Date 8 a.m. March 28.


EARTH DAY 5K. Indian Island County Park, County Road 105, Riverhead, 2nd annual Earth Day 5k to benefit the North Fork Environmental Council’s environmental education programs and scholarship fund. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m., children’s fun run starts at 9:15 a.m., 5k starts at 10 a.m. Fee $25 in advance, $30 day of; free for children ages 8 and under. Date 10 a.m. April 22.

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