Friends of Belgrade Library 5k is July 20

BELGRADE — The Friends of the Belgrade Public Library 10th annual 5K road race will be held on Saturday, July 20.
Registration begins at 7 a.m. and the race starts at 8 a.m. This is one of several events sponsored by the organization to raise money to support and maintain the operation of the Belgrade Public Library.
The race will start and finish at the library, 124 Depot St., and entrants may walk, run or jog the course.
The Summer Camp Challenge will also be featured for the seventh straight year. Last year, participants from Camp Caribou, Camp Matoaka, Camp Runoia and Camp Vega ran the race. A special Camp Award will go to the winning camp.
Race organizers also invite area law enforcement agencies to participate in the race this year. Fees will be waived for police officers running the race as a way for the organization to show its support.
Race day registration is $20; earlier registration is $15, and is available at, or
Male and female winners overall winners get awards, as well as male and female winners in each age category.
For more information, contact John House, race director, at 207-465-3524.