Join us on Saturday, June 15, for the 7th Annual Bethesda Hospice 5K/1K Memorial Walk to honor and remember loved ones. This free community event, coordinated by Bethesda Hospice Care, includes a 5K option (partial pavement and partial gravel with a few hills), or a 1K option (entirely pavement). Other activities include a Memorial ceremony, veterans’ table, children’s activity table, music, refreshments, and much more. This event is free and open to anyone who has lost a loved one and who would like to participate in his/her memory. Ribbons will be available to write the name of the person for whom you are walking in memory. You can attach the ribbon to your t-shirt as you walk or run. You may to attach these to the “Celebration of Life” wreath at the end of the walk/run. Register online by June 1st to receive a free T-shirt.
Parking: Enter Queeny Park from Weidman Rd and follow signs to Parking Lot B
8:00 AM – Registration Begins
•Participants must sign in at the registration table. If you registered before June 1, you may pick up your free t-shirt at this time.
8:45 AM – Opening Ceremony
•Participants can have their loved one’s name read aloud during the opening ceremony. Please indicate on the registration form whether you would like your loved one’s name read.
9:00 AM – Start of Race
•Countdown by Joe Brinker, President & CEO of Bethesda Health Group