Published on June 1, 2015
Phoebe Berks Village, 1 Reading Drive, Wernersville, will hold the “Color Me Phoebe” Walk/Run at 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 22 on the Phoebe Berks Campus. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. The walk/run is open to the public and the registration fee is $25 for adults and $15 for children ages four to sixteen years. The first 100 paid participants will receive a white t-shirt to wear during the event. There will be six color stations where a non-toxic colored powder will be showered on participants. The colors align with Phoebe’s Faith in Action Core Values which are: Accountability, Compassion, Ethical Conduct, Fruits of the Spirit, Integrity, Respect and Stewardship.
The start time of the event will be staggered, allowing the runners to start first, followed by the walkers. Parking will be located at Hain’s Church, 591 N. Church Road, Wernersville and participants will be bussed to the Phoebe Berks Campus. Hot dogs and beverages will be available for sale at the event. Colorful, 3-D paper stars will be available for purchase in memory/honor of individuals. Food and stars are cash only.
The goal of the “Color Me Phoebe” Walk/Run is to provide an opportunity for Phoebe Berks staff and residents to walk and run with members of the local community in a fun event that promotes health, wellness, fun, and awareness of Phoebe’s values. The rain date is Tuesday, June 23.