2nd Annual Beth C. Wright Walk For Life - Ellsworth - May 23, 2020 - 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
160 State Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
United States of America
2nd Annual Beth C. Wright Walk For Life - Ellsworth
The 2nd Annual Beth C. Wright Walk For Life - Ellsworth will take place on Saturday, May 23, 2020, beginning at the Knowlton Park in Ellsworth. Registration will open at 8:30 am and the Opening Ceremony will begin at 9:45 am with the Walk begins immediately following. The rain date will be Sunday, May 24, 2020.
Walkers are key to making the WALK FOR LIFE a success. Walkers can donate, obtain sponsors, sign up as an individual or form teams. If you sign up as an individual and raise $25 or more you will receive a free Walk For Life t-shirt. If you'd like to form a team, we are encouraging people to form teams of at least five people. We will give special recognition to each team raising $500 or more by including the team name on the back of our 20th Annual Beth C. Wright Walk For Life T-shirt. For both individuals and teams - please let us know your amount raised, and sign up your team by name by Monday, May 4, 2020, to get your team name on the T-shirt or receive your free t-shirt. All donations from the Walk will have an immediate impact and will be used locally in Washington and Hancock Counties.
Walkers can choose from a 1, 2 or 3-mile walk. All walks will begin at Knowlton Park, traveling down the Shore Road with all walker returning to the Donald Little Park on State St. where they can join the festivities of the Ellsworth Garden Club Plant Sale and the Pink Tulip Festival taking place in collaboration with the Walk For Life - Ellsworth. Bring the entire family and enjoy this great community spring gathering.
Tasty refreshments will be available such as home-baked goods, donuts, grilled hot-dogs, pasta salad crafted by Chef Cas Dowden and more. The Ellsworth Garden Club will have a wide variety of plants for sale, including native trees, shrubs, and seedlings. A master gardener volunteer will be available to offer gardening advice for the coming season. The live sounds of the Fletcher's Landing Philharmonic Orchestra will fill the air in the morning from 10 am till noon and a variety of popular music will keep you moving from 12:00 noon till 1:30 pm. Make sure to check out and to keep your eye on the Silent Auction that will be offering some very nice items.
The Walk For Life is our biggest fundraiser and walkers help the Beth Wright Center by raising funds to further our mission of bringing free services and programs to those affected by cancer in Hancock and Washington Counties. We thank you all in advance for your dedication, kindness, and service in joining us in making it possible to provide these vital services.
Special Thanks to our generous SPONSORS