MORRISTOWN - The Morristown Summer Recreation Committee has announced that the first annual Firecracker 5K Run-Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run will be held on Saturday, July 5. The races will be headquartered at the Morristown Fire Hall and all proceeds of the event will benefit the Morristown Summer Recreation programs.
The one-mile fun run will be start at 9 a.m. with the 5K Run-Walk following immediately.
The entry fee is $20 for the 5K Run-Walk and $10 for the fun run. The first 100 registrants are guaranteed t-shirts.
All checks for entry fees should be made payable to the Morristown Summer Recreation Committee.
Registration forms can be found and the Morristown Town Offices.
Morristown Summer Recreation supports and organizes programs for kids such as t-ball and swimming lessons. The Morristown Summer Recreation Committee also stepped in to offer a elementary basketball program when the school budget couldn’t fund the program.
“Come show your thanks to the Summer Recreation Committee and all of our parent volunteers that work so hard to keep these opportunities available for our kids!” said a spokesperson for the recreation committee.