Charity Walks/Runs

Light the Night for Sight

When: Thursday, June 14th, 6:30 Registration, 7:30pm Start

Where: Johnston Library – West Lot

Light the Night for Sight is an evening walk celebrating the gift of sight and emphasizing safe summer celebrations. The walk is designed to raise awareness about the dangers of consumer fireworks, educate the public on the importance of sports eye safety and UV protection and provide information on how to preserve sight.

Walkers will enjoy a stroll on the sidewalks and trails around the Johnston Library. There is no entry fee to participate, however walkers are encouraged to collect pledges. $100 in pledges will earn you a glow-in-the-dark t-shirt.

For more information on this event, please visit here.  Or can contact Amy O’Brien at 515-244-4341 or aobrien@preventblindessiowa.org.

In conjunction with this event the Johnston Partnership for a Healthy Community is asking for donations for the Johnston DMARC Food Pantry and Clothes Closet.

For a list of requested items click here. For more information contact Andrea Cook at andrea@johnstonpartnership.org.

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5k for Karen Coaldrake

When: Friday, June 15th, 6:00pm Registration, 7:00pm Start, 
Where: Johnston Library grounds- Simpson Barn
Cost: $25 entry fee; $30 day of (non-refundable)
Sponsored By: Johnston Library Foundation

Click here to participate in the fun!

In conjunction with this event the Johnston Partnership for a Healthy Community is asking for donations for the Johnston DMARC Food Pantry and Clothes Closet.

For a list of requested items click here. For more information contact Andrea Cook at andrea@johnstonpartnership.org.