Chesapeake Ranch Estates (CRE) 2nd Annual Family Fun Run will be held on May 25 (Memorial Day and will be a 5K Run/Walk. Walkers are welcome. Profits will be donated to the Orphaned Wildlife Rescue Center*. Early registration is due by May 11 at $25 and late registration is $30. Kids 12 and under are free. T-shirts guaranteed for all early paid registrants and medals for multiple age categories. CRE is located on the bay in southern Calvert County in Lusby. If you have questions, call Race Director Marty at 410-326-2891.
*Founded in 1990 the OWRC mission is to provide assistance to private citizens with wildlife emergencies; to rescue and rehabilitate wildlife with the goal of release back to nature; to promote the general health and welfare of the citizens of Maryland ; and to provide children with educational opportunities to foster a respect for our natural world and for themselves.
OWRC is an all volunteer network of State and Federally licensed wildlife rehabilitators, wildlife specialists, veterinarians, transporters and other skilled individuals dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of sick, injured and orphaned wildlife to include birds, small mammals, sea turtles, osprey, hawks, eagles, and reptiles. Our veterinarians and wildlife rehabilitators bring with them many years of experience about specialized animal care.
Each year our volunteers rescue over 3,000 animals, provide them with expert medical care and give them the very best chance of survival.
OWRC is located at 12199 Bonanza Trail in Lusby, Maryland, Calvert County. Calls are accepted at 410-326-0937. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9AM to 5PM. Admissions are 9AM to 4PM Monday through Friday. Emergencies and licensed rehabilitation specialists referrals as well as veterinarian referrals are accepted from 8AM to 8pm Monday through Sunday.
Event details and schedule
Parking, the race and day of the race sign in/registration will be at the community airpark at the intersection of Double Tree Lane and Side Saddle Trail, Lusby MD. Sign in on 5/25 the day of the race registration from 7-7:30AM. The race starts at 8AM.
Register at Active.com under “CRE Family Fun Run”. You can also obtain the registration form from P.O.A.C.R.E.’s Facebook page. Make the check or money order payable to P.O.A.C.R.E. and mail both to Marty Greenbaum, Race Director, PO BOX 837, Solomons, MD 20688.