Signups Begin for Portage YMCA Girls on the Run Program

By: Portage Township YMCA Last Updated: March 16, 2010

This 8 week program weaves training for a 5K run with lessons that empower girls to celebrate their bodies, honor their voices and embrace their gifts. The Portage Township YMCA is now enrolling girl’s ages 10-14 in this new 8 week program called “Girls on the Run”. This program will run March 30 thru May 22 and will be held every Tues. and Thurs. 4:15 – 5:30 pm.

On May 22 the program will end with a 5K run. Fees for this program are $38.50 for Primary Plus YMCA members, $55 for Primary members and $60.00 for non-members. For more information regarding this program please contact Amber R. Morris, Youth Services & Volunteer Coordinator at 219-762-YMCA(9622) or at

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