News release

10/26/2017 12:00:00 AM EASTERN
Updated: 10/26/2017 10:33:19 AM EASTERN
For more information, contact Laura Shea.
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center to Host Turkey Trot 5K

“Why did the turkey cross the road?” Find out the answer to this and other turkey jokes at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center’s Health Nuts Wellness Team’s Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk. The Turkey Trot will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. at the Dobisky Center on Riverside Avenue in Ogdensburg on Saturday, November 4. Walkers start at 9 a.m. and runners at 9:15 a.m. Registration is $10 for 12 and under and $15 for 13 and older. Five dollars of every entry fee will be donated to Hurricane Relief.  To register before the race call Vicki Gould at 713-5284.


There will be medals for the first, second and third place Trot winners, and drawings for all who participate, including a Thanksgiving basket.  Age groups for the event are male and female combined, 12 and under, 13-55, and 56 and older. Turkey Trot t-shirts will be available both in long and short sleeves along with goody bags. So come and join the Turkey Trotters. Pepsi Cola Bottlers of Ogdensburg is co-sponsoring the event.  Your tomorrow is worth defending.  Shown in the photo are members of the Health Nuts Wellness Team, Alyson Smith, Shannon VanHouse, Vicki Gould, Steve Hawes, Rondalyn Jacobs, Claxton-Hepburn President and CEO, Nate Howell, and Karen Cole.