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Gilbert School Blue & Gold Golf Tournament

The Gilbert School Blue & Gold Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Fairview Farm Golf Course, 300 Hill Road, Harwinton, CT 06791.

This is an 18 hole, four-person scramble format tournament.

The entry fee is $150 per person which includes green fees, cart, driving range, gift bag, lunch at the turn, and buffet dinner. There is also a contest and mulligan package for an additional $25 which includes four mulligans and entry to the long drive and par 3 contests as well as low gross and low net prizes. (It does not include “Birdie or Bust” or par 5 “Vintage Driver Advantage”).

There is also a dinner-only $40 option.

To register, go to, click on “Athletics” and find “Blue & Gold Golf & 5K Run Event” for mail in registration forms. Registration deadline is April 26th.

Join these two fun events: the “Birdie or Bust” and the “Vintage Driver Advantage” for an extra fee.

Tournament day schedule:

12:00 noon  Registration, Raffle (great prizes!)

1:00 pm  Putting Contest

2:00 pm  Shot gun Start

8:00 pm  Dinner, Awards and Raffle

Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Gilbert Athletic Department programs. Over the past 19 years, Blue & Gold events have raised over $110,000.

To learn more about the tournament email Donny Crossman at

Thank you to the following generous business sponsors.

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital

Dunkin Donuts

R & M Insulation

Thomaston Savings Bank

Klebe Fuel Company

H & R Block

Superior Plus Energy Services

Law Offices of Robert F. Dwyer, Jr., LLC

American Museum of Tort Law

Mad River Market

West State Mechanical Inc.

J.R.C. Transportation

TLB Architecture

Palmer Associates

R & B’s



NW Community Bank

Farmington High School Class of 1974

Harper and Whitfield, PC

Center Subaru

Stan’s Marauders

Ruth E Gonzalez , Ph.D., LPC

Gregor  Technologies, LLC

Laurel Engineering

William Ryan DMD

Ellen Marino

Sterling Sintered Tech

Lenard Engineering

HRP Associates

GR Engineering

Larsen Ace Hardware

Richard Gauthier Drilling and Blasting

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Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation 16th Annual Family Fun 5K Run/Walk

The Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation 16th Annual Family Fun 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Tymor Park, 249 Duncan Road, Lagrangeville, NY 12540. It is presented by the mid-Hudson Road Runners Club.

The race honors Michelle Haass and Keri Tropiano-Sakowich .

This year the Angels of Light of Hudson Valley will not hold their 5K fundraiser, but instead, have formed a team to participate in the Miles of Hope Race. People joining the Angels of Hope Team will register for the benefit of Miles of Hope, but for an additional $25 will receive a T shirt and support for Angels of Light. Confused? OK, it’s an opportunity to run in one race and, if you choose, to support two causes.

The pre-registration entry fee for the 5K is $25, race day $35.

Entry is free for kids who pre-register for the 1 Mile Run. Race Day is $10.

Register online at, click “shopping cart” then “race registrations”.

To download mail in registration form go to, click on “click to download 2019 flyer” and scroll down to entry form.

Mail with check to:

Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation

P.O. Box 452

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Please have post-marked by April 30th.

Note: No dogs allowed in Tymor Park

Race Day Schedule:

8:00 am – 9:15am Race Day Registration

9:00 am Survivors Group Photo

9:30 am 1 Mile Fun Run for kids age 4 – 12

10:00 am 5K Race begins for all ages

Awards to 1st place male and female in each of seven age categories, and medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place kids overall.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Miles for Hope Breast cancer Foundation which funds support services and outreach for breast cancer sufferers in the nine counties of the Hudson Valley.

For more information call (845) 264-2005 or email

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The Berkshire South 7th Annual 5K Run/Walk

The Berkshire South 7th Annual 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 4 2019 at the Great Barrington Airport, 70 Egremont Plain Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230.

The race, which will be held rain or shine  will both begin and end at the airport.

Please note: This is a pet-free event.

Pre-register at The first 100 paid registrants will receive a long-sleeved race T shirt.

The entry fee is $30 until 5 pm May 3rd. The race day price is $40. Children 7 years and under are free when accompanied by a registered parent or guardian.

The race day schedule is as follows:

9:00 am  check in

10:00 am  Race begins

Awards and refreshments after race.

Proceeds from the race will benefit Berkshire South’s Teen Outreach Nutrition Exercise program (TONE) as well as other youth-oriented wellness programs.

To learn more about Berkshire South or for more race information visit

For more race information call Steven at (413) 528-2810  ext 35 or email


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