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Registration Continues For Saturday's Rooster Run

Published: June 21, 2018 at 12:00 am

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Participants complete the Rooster Run 5K in 2917. This year's race will be held on Saturday, June 23. (Bee Photo, Hutchison)
Participants complete the Rooster Run 5K in 2917. This year's race will be held on Saturday, June 23. (Bee Photo, Hutchison)
Rooster Run June 23

The Newtown Rooster Run to benefit the Newtown Scholarship Association will take place at the Municipal Center at Fairfield Hills on Saturday, June 23 at 8 am.

The 44th Annual Rooster Run has the traditional 5K course, but runners have the option for the 10K course. Cheer on your friends and family as they raise money for a great cause. This race/walk is for the elite to the novice.

Cost is $25 for runners 18 and older, $15 for runners 5-17, and $10 for Little Chicks Dash participants (ages 3-8).

Online or walk-in registrations will close at noon on Friday, June 22. Registration will end at 7:45 am on the day of the race; fee on race day is $30.

Register at Newtown Parks and Recreation, 3 Main Street, or online at on the event webpage.

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This Week's Poll

Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is presenting or coordinating on six weeks of special events. Which event are you looking forward to the most? (Visit our Features page for a full story with details about all of these events.)

“In The Bag” exhibition, on view to September 28
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The Lords of 52nd Street concert, September 14
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Newtown Arts Festival weekend, September 15-16
50% (1 vote)
“An Evening of the Arts,” September 15
50% (1 vote)
“The Fox on the Fairway” production by Town Players of Newtown, weekends September 21-October 13
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“The Main Street Replica Project,” launching September 25
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Someday Cinema Series screenings of “The Blues Brothers,” September 30
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Photography display “In Our Rearview Mirror” by Marleen Cafarelli, et al, October 1-30
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“Love, Laughter, and Rhubarb” with Tinky Weisblat, October 3
0% (0 votes)
Newtown Day, October 6
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The 3rd Annual Newtown-Sandy Hook Restaurant Week, October 8-14
0% (0 votes)
Basket weaving workshop with Tina Puckett, October 13
0% (0 votes)
“Courageous Conversations in A Complex World,” October 17
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Live at ETH: David Wax Museum concert, October 19
0% (0 votes)
The 2nd Annual Fall Carnival at Fairfield Hills, October 19-21
0% (0 votes)
Connecticut Author’s Reading Series, October 21
0% (0 votes)
Natalie’s Open Mic, October 21
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“The Wordsmiths,” October 24
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Pianist Konstanza Chernov, October 28
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Someday Cinema Series double feature screenings of “Bride of Frankenstein” and “The Beast with Five Fingers,” October 29
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 2