The 2nd annual Mother Catherine Academy "Green Thumb 5K" takes place on a rustic and scenic out-and-back course during the peak of spring. It starts on the Immaculate Conception Parish Hall grounds and proceeds directly north to the turnaround on the paved Three-Notch Trail in Mechanicsville, MD. The course runs past Amish and "English" farmlands and is flat, fast, and PR-friendly. Pets, strollers, and baby joggers are also welcome. The event benefits MCA's nationally-recognized Agricultural Lab and other school and community programs and projects.
Event details and schedule
Packet Pick-up: Saturday, May 6, 2017, 7:30 - 8:45 AM at the Immaculate Conception Parish Hall
Course Info: The course is flat and PR-friendly. The start and finish are both on the parking lot area of the Immaculate Conception Parish Hall and heads out north on the Three-Notch Trail for 1.5 miles to the aid station and the turnaround point. The course crosses Lockes Crossing Road where marshalls will hold traffic for the particpants' safe crossing.
Arrival Info: Please arrive on or before 7:45 AM for timely packet pick-up.
Parking is allowed on the Immaculate Conception Church and Parish Hall's grounds.