5K, Community Block Party & Health Fair

Event details

  • Saturday | May 21, 2016
  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • 745 Walker Avenue Kansas City, Kansas 66101
  • 913-281-2002
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Date(s) - 05/21/2016
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The New Bethel Church Community Development Corporation is proud to present the 2016 Family 101 5K, free community health fair and block party to be held Saturday, May 21 at the New Bethel Church, located in Kansas City, KS. The 5k race will begin at 9 a.m. and include a one mile bike, run, or walk option throughout the historic Douglas Sumner neighborhood. The community health fair & block party will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Activities will include a free health fair in partnership with a multitude of local health care and community organizations including Swope Health Services, Susan G. Komen of Greater Kansas City, KU medical center and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City. All health screenings will be provided free of charge by volunteer health care professionals.

The Family 101 event will also include a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly restored Jersey Creek Trail, a soccer clinic, basketball tournaments, inflatables, bicycle giveaways, music and dance presentations, contests, free food, appearances by Kansas City Chiefs cheerleaders, local TV personnel and more! All food and activities are free and open to the public!

If you would like to register or perhaps donate toward this community event, visit www.nbccdc.org or click on the link below.