Upcoming Community Events and Initiatives

Community Events


Pink & Gard 5K & 10K

Join us at Elver Park in Madison, WI for the family friendly Pink & Gard 5k & 10k – all running abilities welcome on this certified course! Help the Pink and Gard families reach their goal of supporting Glioblastoma research.

Location: Elver Park, 1250 McKenna Blvd, Madison, WI 53719

Date: July 8, 2017

Time: 9:00am

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Bravehearts 5th Annual Dylan Connelly Memorial Ride & Family Day

Come and join the Bravehearts on a bike ride and family day in scenic Harvard, MA while supporting NBTS. This event provides enjoyment for riders of all ages and abilities with your choice of a 50-mile, 25-mile, and 2-mile children’s route. Last year over 350 people attended the event including riders of all ages, their families, and a host of cheering friends. Join us for this year’s event!

Location: Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard, MA 01451

Date: July 15, 2017

Time: 8:00am Registration, 9:00am Ride Start

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National Brain Tumor Society Nature Walk

Join the local NBTS community for a day of family fun at the Weldon Springs Campground. There will be music, food, silent auction, raffles, face painting, bounce houses, balloon animals and more! Nature walks for children in memory of Carol Thompson will be led by a park interpreter and there will be a short trail walk to honor all who are suffering from, and have suffered, the devastating effects of a brain tumor – creating unity and awareness.

Location: Weldon Springs State Recreation Area, Clinton, IL

Date: July 15, 2017

Time: 10:00am Registration

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4th Annual Bob Burns Memorial 5K

Join us on July 30th, 2017 in Augusta, ME at the YMCA Rail Trail for a 5K & Silent Auction to benefit The National Brain Tumor Society to raise money and awareness for brain tumor research! This is the ONLY event in Maine to benefit NBTS! All ability walkers and runners are welcome at our timed 5k course – even strollers and dogs! The Silent Auction items will be on site, with a variety of items ranging from Bangor Waterfront Concert Tickets, gift cards to restaurants around Maine, hair salon baskets, Scentsy basket, and MUCH more!

Location: YMCA Rail Trail, 31 Union Street, Augusta, ME 04330

Date: July 30, 2017

Time: 10:00am

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Shelby “Brewerfest” and Wine Tasting

Location: Terra Amico and Hapas Brewing Co, San Jose, CA

Date: August 11, 2017

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Grey Ribbon Bash

Location: Venkman’s, Atlanta, GA

Date: September 16, 2017

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