5K Your Library Way to support the Library Foundation

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"5K Your Library Way" to support the Library Foundation



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Join us for our 2nd "5K Your Library Way" to celebrate the re-opening of the St. Charles City-County Library's replacement of the Veteran's Tribute Park Storybook Walk location June 23 - 25, 2023.

Shirts will be delivered to the branch of choice ASAP. Please call us to know what branch you'd like us to send it to so we can get it to you quickly!

Event Details:

What: 5K Your Library Way

When: June 23-25, 2023

Where: Where ever you will be (plus crafts10am - Noon at the start of the Veteran's Tribute Park Storybook Walk)

Why: To support the Library Foundation's mission to raise funds beyond tax dollar support to build a stronger library in service to our community.

Registration info:

$30 for an adult

$25 per child

Registration includes a t-shirt that will be sent to a branch of your choice.


Special Events at the Park:

Library Foundation Booth and Crafts for Kids:

 Saturday, June 24
10:00 am to Noon




Visit with us at the Veterans Tribute Park (1031 Kisker Rd, Weldon Spring, MO 63304)  ( Storybook Walk on June 24th the Parks will have crafts and The Library Foundation will have a booth from 10-12. (all are welcome!) Participate in the "5K Your Way" wearing your t-shirt and tag us on Facebook or Instagram use the hashtag #5KmyLibraryWay. Prizes will be awarded for photos and stories submitted!

Proceeds from the event will go towards our fundraising goals for all of the Library Foundation initiatives.

     *Storybook Walk

     *Born to Read Program

     *Early Literacy Computers

     *STEM Programming

     *Library of Things

     *Much more!


What is 5K Your Library Way?

What does 5k mean to you? 5 kilometers of walking and running? 5 thousand seconds of reading? 5 thousand oragami craft items?  5 thousand jumping jacks? 5 thousand pieces of oragami to make people happy? 5 thousand puzzle pieces put together? It's up to you! Do it “your way,” and invite friends and family to join you to continue to support our outstanding Libraries.


We will award prizes on social media. There are many things you can do to win! Consider trying to be the first to tag or even the last to tag on social media. Who can take the best selfie? Show us! Can you take a creative photo? Send us a photo of your course maps/distance. Post your before and after pics of you or you and your family if they are participating! Most of all… have fun! Enjoy!