Walkers, runners and cheerers wanted for the annual AVH Auxiliary Leading the Way 5K

BERLIN — The sixth annual Androscoggin Valley Hospital Auxiliary Leading the Way 5K will begin, rain or shine, at the hospital professional center at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 6. Walkers, runners, and cheerers are welcome.

This year’s route will once again begin at Page Hill Road, take participants through Berlin’s Norwegian Village and back to the professional center.

Anyone interested in walking or running in this event is asked to preregister at avhnh.org or by calling (603) 326-5606. If registering at the race site, please arrive no later than 9:45 a.m. A donation of at least $10 to the hospital auxiliary is appreciated, though not required. All proceeds will enhance patient care at Androscoggin Valley Hospital.

Cheerers are welcome; please feel free to stop anywhere along the route and cheer on all of the walkers and runners.

For more information, call James Patry, senior director, marketing and patient experience, at (603) 326-5606.

leadingtheway5kphoto050215 1The sixth annual Androscoggin Valley Hospital Auxiliary Leading the Way 5K will begin, rain or shine, at the AVH Professional Center at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 6. (COURTESY PHOTO)