Book It Through Pittston 5k For Literacy

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Mission Statement: The Pittston Memorial Library provides materials and services to all residents of Luzerne County enabling them to obtain information, free of charge, for their personal, educational, recreational and professional needs.  Our mission is to continue to broaden these services, to stimulate their use and to become the lifelong learning center of the community.

Vision: A thriving Library that is an integral part of the lives of the community.

Children’s Services:  The Pittston memorial Library provides a variety of services for parents and children including:

Infant story time
Toddler story time
Pre School story time
1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program
United Way Imagination Library
Furry tails Reading Partners
Craft club
Lego club
Science club
Movie nights
Coordinated Summer Reading Program
Literacy & Outreach Programs
School & Group Visits 
Special events

In Honor:  This race is being held in honor of Tom and Dianne Tigue.

Race Date: Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Race Registration/Packet Pick-up:  From 7:45am – 8:45am at the Pittston YMCA on Main St. in Pittston, PA.

Race Start: 9am

Course:  The course used will be the well known Tomato Festival Course.  The course is relatively flat with some moderate hills.  It is a 5k loop around the perimeter of Pittston including running over the two bridges.  The walk is a 1.5 mile fun walk.

Entry: Runners are $25 pre-registration and $30 after August 16th.  Walkers are $20.

Please call the Pittston Memorial Library at 570-654-9565 and ask for Patricia Joyce to register families or groups of 10+ runners

Features/Awards:  Trophies will be awarded to the Top Overall Male and Female runners. Medals to the first place Male/Female in the following categories:

14 & Under
60 & Over

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]



Fun Walk

September 07, 2019 (Saturday) - 09:00
1.5 miles

5k Run

September 07, 2019 (Saturday) - 09:00
3.1 miles

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