9th Annual Charles River Center 5K Run/1 Mile Walk
The 9th annual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk is a fun, family event supporting the Charles River Center. The USA Track and Field-certified course begins and ends at the Charles River Center at 59 East Militia Heights Drive and loops through the scenic back roads of Wellesley and Needham. Participants (nearly 600 in years past) enjoy food, drinks and festivities after the run, which begins at 11 am. All abilities are welcome. Free T-shirts to the first 300 entries. Proceeds benefit more than 950 children and adults with developmental disabilities including autism and Down syndrome supported by the Charles River Center.