5k Fundraiser

"Book It" 5k Family Fun Run/Walk

New Date/Time: Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 10:00a

Join us for this annual fundraiser hosted by the Waterford Township Friends of the Library. Pets welcome to participate with owners. Proceeds benefit the Waterford Township Public Library.

NOTE: Registrations received prior to March 25, 2020 have been transferred to this new date. 

Packet pickup & On-site Registration opens at 8:30a. Race start time 10:00a.

Location & Parking: Race begins/sends at The Warming House on the Waterford Civic Center Campus. Parking available in front of Waterford Township Hall.

Course: Race route is on paved roads with some gravel on shoulder and sidewalks. Watch for vehicle traffic on course.

Registration: open now. Race shirt included with registration fee (Additional $2 for 2XL and larger).

  • Online Registration: Entry fee payable by credit card. (Link available in early 2021.)
  • Mail-in form (.pdf). Must be postmarked by 4/19/2021. Mail completed form and payment to Waterford Township Friends of the Library, 5158 Civic Center Drive, Waterford, MI 48329. Checks payable to Waterford Township Friends of the Library. 

Start: Race Day Registration and packet pickup begin at 8:30a. 5k Run/Walk at 10:00a (chip start)./ Fun Run/Walk at 10:05a (not timed).

Award Structure

  • 5k Run: Overall male and female winners. Masters male and female winners, top three in each age group.
  • 5k Walk: Overall male and female winners. Masters male and female winners, top three in each age group. NOTE: you must walk at all times or be disqualified. 
  • Fun Run/Walk: Ribbons for all participants
  • Pets: awards for all participating pets
AGE GROUPSKids (preteen & younger)Teens20 years - 29 years
30 yrs - 39 yrs40 yrs - 49 yrs50 yrs - 59 yrs60 yrs +

Other activities include a Silent Auction of delightful combination packages. Door prize drawing for participants. 

Interested in supporting this event as a sponsor? Please contact Joan Rogers, Library Director, by email or phone: 248-618-7691. 

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