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American Fisheries Society 5K Spawning Run
October 17, 2015 at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm| $15
Please join us this Fall & RUN with the FISH! Support habitat restoration and clean-up projects in the area and education/outreach in fisheries conservation in Green Bay. Stick around afterwards for an outdoor festival including live music by Big Mouth, food, drinks, and TONS of fun activities for the kiddos! :)The UW-Green Bay American Fisheries Society Student Chapter is holding a ‘5K Spawning Run/Walk’ event to be held on the morning of Saturday, October 17th. All proceeds will support student professional development and fisheries conservation efforts in our area. Funds raised will assist with habitat restoration and clean-up projects in the Green Bay area and its tributaries. This event serves as an excellent opportunity to educate the public about the issues affecting our Green Bay waters and what can be done to remedy those issues. Support our fisheries and our community by joining us on October 17th, and be ready for a ton of FUN! :) The event is open to all members of the community, those of all ages! Bring the kids and the whole family!
**Stick around after the race for an outdoor festival which will include live music, ziplining, Ultimate Frisbee, food, refreshments (a BEER GARDEN & CORN ROAST!), and MANY more family fun activities!**
Location: UW-Green Bay campus Cofrin Arboretum trails
When: Saturday, October 17th at 10:00 am (packet pick-up and registration begins at 8 a.m.)
Race route: 3.1 miles of winding trails that take you through our beautiful campus forest.
$20 before 10/3/15
$25 after 10/3/15
$5 Discount for all UW-Green Bay students, staff, and alumni, and members of the American Fisheries Society
Awards: Top 3
**Register early to guarantee a T-shirt!**
Visit our AFS blog site to learn more about us: http://blog.uwgb.edu/afs/