Date(s) - 09/15/2018
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The Beat Beethoven 5k happening on Saturday, September 15 at 8 am! It’s a short but amazing run/walk in Wavering Park. It’s $30 for single and $90 for family of 4 residing at the same address. You can receive a free t-shirt if you register before September 1st.
Runners: Can you Beat Beethoven?
At 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15 in Quincy, IL, Beethoven’s 5th Symphony will begin. Can you complete the 5K before the Symphony is finished???
That’s 28 minutes and 39 seconds!
Runners will be professionally chip-timed, with Medals for Men’s & Women’s 1st 2nd and 3rd Place, plus all runners who Beat Beethoven’s time will receive a medal!
Walkers, come enjoy the beautiful fall morning and walk for a wonderful cause: Helping to bring Music to the Lives of our Children. Join a team if you like: Do you (or did you) play an instrument? Join the Orchestra’s team!… A fan of singing? Join one of the Chorus’s teams in honor of alto Mary Ellen Stiegemeier or in memory of bass Robert Bedell. Join Peg Holzgrafe’s Team walking/running in memory of Mary Ann Middendorf…or make a team of your own and encourage as many of your friends to participate as possible. The goal of these fun teams is to have the most members!
BB is a fundraiser for youth music education in the tri-state area as you are aware. ? We support the QSOA Youth Chorus and Orchestra, give five $500 Summer Camp Scholarships to QHS, QND and area students selected by their directors, support the Young Artist Competition and Concert, donate cash bi-annually to QHS and QND for music events and we were honored to assist with the installation of the new audio visual equipment at Morrison Theatre this Spring.