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Earth Day at the J 5K

in United States at Arthur M. Glick JCC

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Event Details

This 5k fun run/walk and 1-mile walk kick off Earth Day at the J.
The $25 entry fee is for both run and walk participants.
There is a $10 fee for children ages 12 and younger.
All participants get a T-shirt, medal, and, of course, bagels.

Runners in the 5K will be timed (results posted online).
The 1-mile walk is not timed.

In keeping with the Earth Day theme, participants are encouraged to bring their own water bottles.

The run is topped off with everyone's favorite nosh, the bagel! Come for the run. Stay for the fun!
Bagels and all the fixings are generously donated by Shapiro's Delicatessen shapiros.com/

Kids in strollers are free. Please note that as non-registered participants, they would not be receiving a T-shirt or medal.

Fast Facts about the Earth Day at the J

* Sunday, April 28 from noon to 6 pm

* More than 65 organizations on-site, each offering a demonstration or hands-on, environmentally-friendly activity. For a list of last year's participants, visit jccindy.org/community/earth-day/

* There is a core Jewish value called "tikkun olam" which translates to repairing the earth (making the world a better place for future generations). So doing something to celebrate Earth Day is a natural for us

* Everyone of all backgrounds and faiths are welcome

Packet Pickup

o Wed, Apr 24 from 5-8 pm

o Sat, Apr 27 from 10 am-2 pm

o Sun, Apr 28 from 8:30-10 am

The JCC will have a minimum quantity of shirts available for exchange while quantities last.

New This Year!

New this year - a Kids Zone, Green Car Show and Beer & Wine Garden in addition to food trucks, entertainment stage and farmers market

Our Charity

All Proceeds Benefit the JCC.
The JCC of Indianapolis is a registered non-profit community center that is an affiliated agency of the Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis, Inc., the United Way of Central Indiana and the Jewish Community Centers Association of North America. Guided by Jewish values and traditions, the Indianapolis J provides inclusive experiences that lead to personal growth and community building. Together, we inspire all people to become the best versions of themselves.


This event is rain or shine and entry fees are non-refundable.
Dogs are not allowed, but strollers are welcome for the 1-mile walk.


For event-related questions, please click on the *Contact the Organizers* button on the left-hand side of this page.

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