Start Up Your Summer at St. Charles!

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Charleston, Illinois is putting on our 3rd Annual Summer Festival from June 9th - June 10th 2012 with games, food, live music, auctions, and more! Check out the full schedule of events by clicking on the link above. To find out more information send us a message by clicking on the Contact link located above.

Photos from Last Years Picnic

Run for the Sonshoe

St. Charles Borromeo is proud to present the 3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk fun run Run for the Son on June 9, 2012 at 7:00 p.m..  The event begins at Pro-Tran Inc. located at 1671 Olive Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920 (corner of 18th Street and Olive Avenue). Registration and pre-registration packet pick-up will be available from 6:15 p.m. until 6:45 p.m. on race day at Pro-Tran Inc.—next to the Lincoln Prairie Grass Bike Trail (race course).  One must preregister by June 1st if they want to receive a t-shirt; stop by at St. Charles, 921 Madison Avenue, Charleston (345-3332).

The evening event, starting at 7:00 p.m., will have participants run east on Lincoln Prairie Grass Trail (a.k.a. bike trail)  Not only will this race be faster than you have ever experienced, you will be able to enjoy the abundant wildlife that lives along the trail!

You may register by:

The entry fee is $10 (T-shirt included and eligible for game tickets) if registration is postmarked by June 1st and $10 (no T-shirt guaranteed) after that date. Printed and online registration cost is payable by check or cash to St. Charles Catholic Church.

Active.com registration is $13.50.

Awards will be provided to 1st place male and female finishers though everyone will receive a t-shirt (if registered by June 1st ) and (5) Free Game Tickets – redeemable for Unique Games at St. Charles Borromeo’s Summer Start Up Festival (June 10th).

For additional information, please contact: Gabriel Grant at (217) 549-1570 or gabrieljgrant@gmail.com .


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