Run for the Books

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

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Enjoy a spooktacular family friendly event --- a 5K Run and a 1M Family Fun Run --- in the haunting beauty of an early morning in Arnold City Park! It's a great way to celebrate Halloween with friends and family and come together to support your Jefferson County Library, where people of all ages explore their possibilities and transform their lives and their community every day! Book-themed costumes are encouraged! 


  • Date | Sunday, October 30th, 2016
  • Start Times
    • 5K at 8am
    • 1M at 8:05am
    • Trunk or Treat at 9:30am
  • Location | Arnold City Park, 1 Bradley Beach Rd, Arnold, MO 63010
  • Swag | t-shirts sized youth x-small to x-large and adult small to 4x
  • Registration Fees| online registration closes 10/27 at 11:59pm; no refunds
    • $25 for the 5K 
    • $15 for the 1M fun run/walk only
    • Sign up by 10/10 to be guaranteed a shirt
    • Children 5 yrs old and under are free with adult registration.
  • Packet Pickup and Late Registration
  • Awards | 5K awards to the overall male and female winner and the top three men and women in the following age groups: 12-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over
    Best Book-Themed Costume for Family Fun Run boys and girls​ in age groups birth-5, 6-11, 12-19, plus Best Family Group Costume. 
  • Results

If you have any questions about the race results, please click here

Presenting Sponsor:

    • Supporting Sponsors:

      Gil Schroeder Sod Sales

      Ameren Meramec Valley 

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