Mercy Hosts 3rd Annual “Twilight Fun Run” for Co-workers

April 5, 2015

T-shirt comes with cost of registration

Mercy Springfield is urging co-workers to step out again for the 3rd Annual Twilight 5K Fun Run/Walk on Friday, May 1.

Full of family fun, the co-worker event begins at 6 p.m. at McDaniel Park, which is located at 2405 S. National Ave. in Springfield. Hundreds of co-workers are expected at the event, part of Mercy’s ongoing commitment to encourage co-workers to get active and eat right.

Before the run/walk, co-workers’ children can enjoy inflatables and face painting beginning at 5:30 p.m. Dinner is included in the price of registration.

Registration for the Twilight 5K Fun Run/Walk on May 1 is $15 for adults and $10 for anyone under the age of 12. It also includes a glow-in-the-dark t-shirt. Entry for a team of five is $65. To volunteer, call Jennifer Elswick (417-820-7501) or Alyssa Key (417-820-2172).

Participants are asked to park at the Mercy Surgery Center, located at 1229 E. Seminole St. and ride a shuttle to McDaniel Park. The shuttle will run from 5 to 8 p.m.

Click here to register.