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The Eagle Run

Central Park, College Station
5K run/walk. This is a fundraiser to benefit the building of a pergola for AMCMS. Organizing this event and leading the construction of the pergola is the Eagle Scout project of Brett Leopold. He is a freshman at AMCHS and a member of boy scout troop 102.

To register, go online to

Laurie Leopold

American Heart Association's Heart Walk

Nov 3, 2012 Reigstration - 8 AM, Walk - 9 AM

Parking Lot 50 near Bonfire Memorial on campus
The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization working to prevent, treat and defeat heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases. These diseases, the Nation's No.1 and No.3 killers, claim more than 865,000 American lives a year. Thanks to all our walkers, donors and volunteers who have accepted the challenge to help fight heart disease and stroke. We cannot achieve our mission without each one of you!

Brittany Cervantes


Oct 27, 2012 9 - 11 AM



run for the house 5k run/2k run

Nov 3, 2012 8:30 AM

pavillion@bluebell park@olsen field
run benefiting habitat for humanity b/cs

jesse meyers first christian church 979-823-5451

Hooty Hustle 5K run/ 1 mile walk & run

Oct 13, 2012 7:45 AM Sign Up Time, 8 AM Start Time

Anderson-Shiro Elementary ~ 458 FM 149 West Anderson Texas 77830
The Anderson-Shiro Elementary will be hosting it’s 1st Annual Hooty Hustle 5k Run & 1 mile Walk/Run, on Saturday, October 13, 2012. The run will start at the Anderson-Shiro Elementary and proceed through the Historic Downtown area.

The funds raised from the Hooty Hustle will go to support our Literacy Program by buying materials including; books, e-books, technology software, and tablets. Our children are facing a future of learning unlike that of any previous generation. They will be challenged by the world of technology and all that it holds. It is our job as educators, parents, and community leaders to make sure they have all the tools of which to accomplish this.

Mary Kroll at (936) 672-3364 or

or your can register online at

Jingle Bell Fun Run

Dec 2, 2012 1:45 PM

Corner of University Drive and South College Avenue
The College Station Parks & Recreation Department’s 23rd annual Jingle Bell Fun Run is set for Sunday, Dec. 2. The race starts at 1:45 p.m., just before by the Bryan-College Station Christmas Parade.

The two-mile run starts at the corner of University Drive and South College Avenue and ends at the corner of Texas Avenue and Villa Maria. The entry fee is $15 and includes a shirt. All proceeds will benefit the United Way of the Brazos Valley.

Registration starts Oct. 15 and runs through Nov. 29. Participants can register online at, in-person at the Parks & Recreation Office at 1000 Krenek Tap Road, or on race day from 12:30-1:30 p.m. near the starting line.

For more information, call 979.764.3486.

College Station Parks & Recreation Department

4th Annual "Run for the House", Rob Chandler Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk, benefiting Habitat for Humanity B/CS

Nov 3, 2012 Onsite registration starts at 7:00 a.m. Run begins at 8:30 a.m.

Pavilion at the new Blue Bell Park at Olsen Field.
First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Bryan/College Station is hosting their annual “Run for the House”, Rob Chandler Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk, Benefiting Habitat for Humanity Bryan/College Station. Join us for a fun-filled morning on November 3, 2012 in the Pavilion at the new Blue Bell Park at Olsen Field on the Texas A&M University Campus. Onsite registration begins at 7:00 am. Race begins at 8:30 am. To learn more, contact Jesse Myers, First Christian Church at 979-823-5451 or

Jesse Myers, Paster. 979-823-5451

“Run for the House” Rob Chandler Memorial 5K Run/2K Walk Benefiting Habitat for Humanity B/CS

Nov 3, 2012 Registration begins at 7 am, Race starts at 8:30!

Blue Bell Park @ Olsen Field, TAMU Campus
A recreational 5K run/2K walk beginning in A&M's new baseball stadium! All proceeds go towards the mission of your local Habitat for Humanity chapter to reduce poverty housing and help build the community here in Bryan/College Station!

Jesse Myers 979-823-5451

Brazos Valley Walk to End Alzheimer's

Nov 3, 2012 8:30 AM

Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheatre
The Walk to End Alzheimer's raises awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support, and research programs. The Walk to End Alzheimer's brings together families, religious communities, professionals, and others affected by Alzheimer's disease, presenting a unified movement to end Alzheimer's, the nation's sixth-leading cause of death.

The Brazos Valley Walk to End Alzheimer's will be held in College Station on Saturday, November 3rd at Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheatre. The 5K Walk includes an opening program, remembrance ceremony, opportunities to visit with local service providers and learn about available resources, and a Memory Wall to display photos of loved ones. You can register your team or sign up to walk at

For more information visit or call 800.272.3900