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Unfortunately due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, this year’s Family Fun & Wellness Carnival has been cancelled.

Save the Date!
Saturday, May 2, 2020
9 am-12:00 pm

*The 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run proceeds will go to the following:

1. The Berlin SMITH Scholarship

The SMITH Scholarship will go to a graduating Berlin student who demonstrates the following qualities:  Service-Merit-Integrity-Truth-Honor in honor of Bob Smith, a Berlin Graduate.

2. The Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center

There will be a Health and Wellness Carnival going on during the 5K and 1 Mile Fun and continuing until 12pm. We will have a variety of free activities for the young and old alike.  The focus for this event is as follows: Mental Wellness, Financial Wellness, Physical Wellness and Social Wellness/Safety. Starting at 9am at the top of each hour there will be games, presentations, and fun. There will be activities for all ages, food, door prizes, and many local vendors/businesses sharing their expertise.    

The 5K race will start in the Berlin Middle/High School parking lot at 9 a.m (race day registration 8-8:30 a.m). 

Online registration closes May 1 at 5pm. Register using the buttons below or download a registration form here.

There is a registration fee for both walkers and runners: 

5K (3.1Mile)  Registration received by March 27 – ($20.00)
Registration received after March 27 until Race day – ($25)

5K *Berlin students, register by March 27 — $10 (if registering online see Mrs. Gilbert for online code for students)

*Registration received by March 27 will be guaranteed a t-shirt! 

1 Mile Fun Run Registration received by March 27- ($10.00)
Registration received after March 27 until Race day – ($15.00)

Food Options:

Breakfast – Class of 2020

Fruit and Veggie cups – Class of 2022

Smoothies – Class of 2023

Walking Tacos – Class of 2025

Chocolate Spoons – Class of 2026

Snow Cones  -MS Student Council

Vendor Information

Set up: 8 am
Selling 9 am-12:00 pm

Space is free! Each vendor is requested to donate an item to be raffled off as a door prize. Electric is available, but vendors must bring their own extension cord.

If interested, complete and return Vendor form to wellness@berlincentral.org. For more information or with any questions, call Amanda Hayes or Michele Corsey at 518-658-1500. Vendor form may also be dropped off or mailed to school.

Vendors:

Class of 2021 Head-bands and indoor plants
Class of 2022 Dunk Tank
Class of 2024 Flower Pens
PTO – Obstacle Course outside
MS Student Council – Silent Auction

Avon “Kiss cancer good bye”
Berlin Fire Department
Chris French Crafts – Aprons, bibs, Lighted lights etc.
Color Street Nails
Crosby the Therapy Dog
Heather Barto’s Treasures – Paparazzi Accessories
Mumford Photograpy – Family Photos
Natural Wallflower – Cold process soap, lip balm, bath salts, clay masks etc
Planned Parenthood
Rensselaer County Mental Health – Marijuana goggles activity, Outreach, Education
Seal a Smile
Sexual Assult and Crime Victims Program
Rensselaer County Sheriff – K9 demonstration
Operation Safe Child ID
NY State Police – Seat Belt Convincer
St. Peters Health Partners – Tobacco use and marketing
Thrive-Thrive products
Thirty One bags
Unity House of Troy/Teen Dating/Domestic Violence