Sunday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m.: 5K walk for breast cancer awareness at Tanger Outlet center, 200 Tanger Mall Dr., Riverhead. Hosted by North Fork Breast Health Coalition to benefit breast cancer patients. Registration from 7:30-8:45 a.m. Walkers may gather pledges of support and top fund raisers will receive awards in several categories. Registrants enjoy continental breakfast before opening ceremony. Raffles available. Registration fee: $25 before Sept. 15; $30 after or day of the event. Register: 631-208-8889, firstname.lastname@example.org, nycharities.org.
Sunday, Sept. 9, 8 a.m.: 5K family walk-run to benefit Eastern Long Island Hospital, Orient Beach State Park, 40000 Main Road. Prizes awarded. Check in: 7:15-7:45 a.m. 8 a.m.: 5K walk/run; 8:30 a.m.: 1/2-mile kids fun run. Raffles, refreshments, kids’ activities; medals for all kids. Proceeds will benefit the hospital’s behavioral health services, Quannacut inpatient and outpatient addiction programs and the inpatient adult psychiatry program. Ages 13 and over: $30; ages 6-12: $10; ages 5 and under, free.
Sunday Dec. 15, the Cutchogue Fire Department will host its second annual Stuff the Sleigh 5K Race and Walk to benefit children in need this holiday season, along with a number of not-for-profit groups benefiting firefighters. (more…)