The United Way Kickoff 5K is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 17, at 6 p.m. at Ward Oates Amphitheater. The course is a 5K out-and-back course on River View Trail.
Proceeds benefit the United Way of Franklin County. The entry fee is $25, and children ages 14 and under run free with no entry fee.
Online registration is at RunSignUp.com. On-site registration will be $30.