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    Savage 7K Run/1 Mile Historic Walk

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    Date/Time
    Date(s) - 10/06/19
    8:00 am - 9:30 am

    Location
    Carroll Badlwin Hall

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    Built of stone from the Little Patuxent River bordering Savage, Carroll Baldwin Hall is a 97-year-old Maryland Historic Trust site which still serves as a vibrant community center. Funds from each year’s race help restore and maintain this historic gem. We desperately need funds for some critical exterior renovations, so please join us for an autumn run or walk through our lovely community, and enjoy music and a homemade breakfast afterward!

    ​The 7K Run course begins at the historic Carroll Baldwin Hall (built 1921-1922), continues past Savage Mill and other historic sites, and then proceeds through Savage Park and surrounding neighborhoods before returning to the Hall.​

    The 1-Mile Historic Walk passes by buildings in the heart of Savage, introducing participants to the role Savage and its residents played in American history. Tour highlights include history related to the War of 1812, the role Savage Mill played in the shaping of the town and the nation during the Industrial Revolution, and the significance of various buildings that comprise the Savage Mill Historic District, which is on the National Register of Historic Places.​

    Festivities continue with home-baked treats made by Savage community members, music, and prizes!

    Participation fee: $31-$35​ (Early bird pricing: $25 until 6/30)

    Proceeds benefit Carroll Baldwin Hall renovations to ensure it is there for future generations.​

    Help young runners!: This year we are teaming up with JustBettr.org, a charitable resource for school coaches to provide running gear to student athletes who need a little extra financial help.

    Beer Bonus!: Wear your Savage 7K t-shirt and head to Jailbreak Brewing Company in Savage after the race for happy hour prices all day long!

    Registration on the Bullseye Running website, http://www.bullseyerunning.com/event/savage-7k-and-1-mile-historic-walk/

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