Scrubs & Stethoscopes

Saturday, May 11, 2013
Canfield Shelter Douglas Road, Mendon Ponds Park MendonNY  14472
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Canfield Shelter Douglas Road, Mendon Ponds Park MendonNY  14472

About This Activity

In honor of National Nurses Week, the Department of Nursing Practice at Strong Memorial Hospital invites you to participate in the 8th annual Scrubs and Stethoscopes 5K Run / Walk.

National Nurses Week is held every year from May 6-12 in honor of the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the pioneer of modern nursing. The purpose of National Nurses Week is to raise public awareness of the value of nursing and to help educate the public about the vital role nurses play in enhancing our communitys health. A portion of the proceeds from the 5K run / walk will support Our funds will help to rebuild hope in a rural village by building a school to provide basic education for the children where over 2 million lives have been lost due to civil war conflict.

Come join us! Run (or walk!) the beautiful course at Mendon Ponds Park, and join us afterwards for a picnic lunch.

Entry Fee Includes:


*Use of electronic timing chip

*Tshirt (guaranteed to first 150 registrants ages 6+)

*Picnic lunch

Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers in each age group.

Packet Pick Up

May 9 & 10, 2013


Fleet Feet Sports - Brighton

2210 Monroe Ave

Rochester, NY 14618

Important note!

Age 5 and under are free but must be registered and in a stroller or wagon for insurance purposes. They will not receive a t-shirt.

Event schedule and times

9:00am Registration

10:30am Run/Walk begins

Picnic lunch immediately following!

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