Lion Ambassadors to sponsor 5K Walk/Run at Mont Alto

The Penn State Mont Alto Lion Ambassadors will sponsor a "Blue and White" 5k Walk/Run on Saturday, April 21, at Penn State Mont Alto. The event will benefit club programming, community outreach initiatives and student scholarships. There also will be a free one-mile "little lion" run with the Penn State Nittany Lion on the same day.

The one-mile run will take place at 8 a.m., followed by the 5k at 8:30 a.m. The event will be held rain or shine. An awards presentation will follow the race, and raffle prizes and awards will be presented throughout the morning. Water and snacks will be provided to runners along the race route and at the conclusion of the race; restrooms will be available on campus. A digital timing system will be used, and race results will be published when all participants are finished. Walkers are welcome and are encouraged to register.

For more information or to register, visit the event website at The event is sponsored by the Franklin County Visitors Bureau.

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Last Updated February 21, 2012