On Sunday, May 15th, 2011, I ran in the 7th annual Block Melanoma 5k at the Milwaukee County Zoo. http://blockmelanoma.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=451613 The event raised more than $88,000 for the Anne's Hope foundation with the funds being used for Melanoma research. Anne's Hope foundation has given over $700,000 in research grants over the past seven years! Melanoma is the most serious of the three main types of skin cancer (Carcinoma, Sarcoma and the most serious: Melanoma).
The Garlic Mustard Pickers will be performing at Olympia Brown Unitarian Universalist Church in Racine on Saturday, May 14th. The performance starts at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students.
Attention runners! The Badgerland Striders will be hosting their annual South Shore Half-Marathon on Saturday, April 9th!