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Spay the Stray 5K

Co-Sponsored by Lan-Oak Park District
In memory of Bill & Helen Evans

September 19, 2015

Humane Society Calumet Area and Lan-Oak Park District host the fifth annual Spay the Stray 5K Run/Walk. All proceeds benefit spay and neuter surgeries performed at Humane Society Calumet Area's Estelle Marcus Animal Clinic.

Register Online ($3.25 service fee for online registration)
Download Registration Form

Registration forms also are available at:
-Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind
-PAWS Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind
-Eisenhower Center, 2550 178th St, Lansing, Ill.

Race Location
Eisenhower Center
2550 178th Street
Lansing, IL 60438

This fast and flat course travels through a quiet neighborhood.

Race Day Schedule
7:45-8:45am: Registration & Packet Pick-Up
9am: Run/Walk Begins

An awards ceremony follows the race. Awards are presented to the top three runners in each age group and the overall top male and female runners.

Thank You to Our Sponsors
Athletico Physical Therapy:
General Contracting
Toth Automotive
First Midwest Bank:

For more information
-call 219.513.8911, ext. 103

Timing by DRKomputing.

About Spay the Stray 5K
Spay the Stray 5K is dedicated in memory of Bill and Helen Evans. An all-around athlete at Thornton Fractional South High School and the first to qualify for the Illinois state cross country competition, Bill Evans passed away suddenly from a brain tumor shortly before entering his senior year of high school.

Bill's mother, Helen Evans, worked for the Lan-Oak Park District for many years and asked the park district to host a race in honor of his memory. For 33 years, the park district hosted Bill and Helen Evans memorial run, named for Helen after her passing, before joining forces with HSCA for a combined race in 2012.
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