Columbus Recreation and Parks Department Hosts Kids Run
Columbus Recreation and
Parks Department is excited to announce the annual Kids Run. In partnership
with the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon and Highlights for
Children, this event is FREE for all residents and promotes healthy lifestyle
choices. There will be a run for each age group of children (up to age 12)
starting with our toddler “Diaper Dash” at 10 a.m. All registered participants
will receive a medal for participation.
Kids RunOct. 23, 10 a.m.
Far East Community
Center (1826 Lattimer Dr., Columbus, OH 43227)
Linden Community Center
(1350 Briarwood Ave., Columbus, OH 43211)
Community Center (3901 Parsons Ave., Columbus, OH 43207) Westgate Community
Center (455 S. Westgate Ave., Columbus, OH 43204)
Register online at https://bit.ly/KidsRun2021
or at your local community center. Please note, there is a $2 registration fee
for online registration.
The health and safety of
participants and staff is a top priority, and strong safety protocols remain in
place to ensure everyone’s safety. These include social distancing – staying
six feet away from others – with an understanding of the challenges and
limitations for social distancing with very young children and individuals with
disabilities. Effective Monday, Aug. 16, all City of Columbus employees and
visitors to city buildings are required to wear a face covering. Visit ColumbusRecParks.com to
find out more.