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Brooke Jackman Race for Literacy

May 20 @ 8:45 am - 1:00 pm

The Brooke Jackman Foundation will host their 12th annual Brooke Jackman Race for Literacy on Saturday May 20, 2017 at the Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School in Oyster Bay.

Children’s activities – face painting, tattoos, yoga, and hula hoops – start at 8:45am. The ¼- mile Kids’ Fun Run for Future Olympians for children aged 8 and under begins at 9:00am. The 5-K Run/Walk will start at 9:30am in the Brooke Jackman Reading Garden.

The fee to run is $20.00 before May 13 for adults; $25.00 on race day. Students 18 and under pay $10.00. Children 8 and under play and run for free. Online registration closes on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 6:00pm EST. Onsite registration on race day is available from 7:45am to 9:15am. To register online, please click here. For general information, please click here.

The Brooke Jackman Foundation is a non-profit organization focused on improving literacy among at-risk children in the New York area. It honors Brooke Alexandra Jackman, 23, who was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 while working in the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Brooke loved books and planned to leave her job to study social work in order to help children.

Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
150 West Main Street
Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Brooke Jackman Foundation
P.O. Box 354
Mill Neck, NY 11765

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
8:45 am - 1:00 pm
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Venue

Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
150 West Main Street
Oyster Bay, NY United States

Organizer

Brooke Jackman Foundation
Website:
http://brookejackmanfoundation.org/