7th Annual WPL Foundation
Dave Hopkins
Bookin' 5K Run & Fun Walk

Saturday, May 20, 2017

For the six consecutive year, runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels have had the opportunity to show their support for lifelong reading by participatin the Foundation's Bookin' 5K Run & Fun Walk.

The race, now in its seventh year, kicks off at 9 AM on Saturday, May 20 at Wadsworth Public Library. Walk-up registration and check-in begin at 8 AM in the lobby.

A family early literacy scavenger hunt will begin at 9:15 AM, following a family-friendly yoga warm up!

Serious runners, casual walkers and families are all welcome.

Proceeeds support Wadsworth Public Library's work in the following areas:

  • early literacy initiatives
  • facility and technology enhancements
  • outreach services
  • Library promotions

Download the race map


Click here to register online by April 30th to secure a race shirt. Registrations after April 30th are welcome, including walk-up registration between 8 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. on race day. However, we cannot gaurantee a shirt for registrations after April 30th.

  • $25 5K Run or Walk
  • $15 Fun Walk-1 Mile
  • $10 Fun Walk-1 Mile for Children (Under 18)

Age Brackets & Awards

Top 3 overall male and female

Top 3 male and female in each of the following age groups:

  • 10 & up
  • 11-15
  • 16-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+

Wadsworth Race Series

The Bookin' 5K is a proud member of the Wadsworth Race Series. Registration links for each of the three races are included below: