The Shamrock Shuffle is going to be held at the Maridell Center (1124 Washington) in La Grande on March 17th at 11am. There will be a 10K run/walk course, 5K run/walk course, and supervised run for children “around the block”.
The event is a fund raiser for United Way of Eastern Oregon. There will be activities for the children including $1 in quarters (with registration) for use in the arcade room and discount laser tag. United Way is providing drink and snack refreshments before and after the events.
Registration starts at 10:45am for all events. The 10K event starts at 11am and the 5K/1mile/kids run all start at 11:30am.
Event fees are as follows (100% of the registration fees will be donated to United Way of Eastern Oregon):
All Participants: $10
Children 5 and under are free
United Way will allocate all of the proceeds to local charities in Union County including:
American Red Cross, Eastern Oregon Chapter, Blue Mountain Council Boy Scouts of America, Community Connection, Elgin Food Bank, Girl Scouts of Oregon, Mount Emily Safe Center, Neighbor to Neighbor Ministries, North Powder Food Bank, The Salvation Army, Shelter From the Storm, Union County Court Appointed Special Advocates (C.A.S.A.), Union County Search and Rescue, and Union Community Food Bank