Run/Walk  For Charity Through Village Streets this weekend!

Posted by on February 27, 2017 in News & Events | Comments Off on Run/Walk  For Charity Through Village Streets this weekend!

Two charitable events are planned by the Broken Oar  this weekend!

On Saturday, March 4th, a Shiver 5K Run/Walk benefits Alexander Leigh Center for Autism in Crystal Lake and will wind its way through our Village! It begins at the Broken Oar at and will head down Rawson Bridge Road, turn right on RiverWalk Lane, round Farnsworth Avenue, turn down Center Street and go around South Circle and back! Please keep in mind that THIS ROUTE WILL BLOCK A PORTION OF TRAFFIC between 8:30 and 10:30AM that day. Runners & walkers of all ages are welcome! Pre-registration is required at . If you don’t want to run, stand on your porch to cheer the runners/walkers on and make your donation at the Broken Oar or online to help ALCA’s kids!

The following day, March 5th, will be the Broken Oar’s famous River Shiver when area teams take the plunge into the Fox River to benefit Lurie Children’s Hospital! For more info see and