Friends of Portage Township Foundation Inc. host 20-Mile bicycle event in May

2013-03-29T09:46:00Z Friends of Portage Township Foundation Inc. host 20-Mile bicycle event in MayContributed by Joy Lundstrom nwitimes.com
March 29, 2013 9:46 am  • 

PORTAGE | Friends of Portage Township Foundation, Inc. is hosting “Trek the Township”, a 20-mile non-competitive, family-fun bicycle event on Saturday, May 18th, 2013 at Haven Hollow Park, 330 W. 700 N., Valparaiso.

Friends of Portage Township Foundation, Inc. is a 501©3 nonprofit organization created in June 2011 to support the growth and development of Portage Township Department of Parks and Recreation.

Participants will set out at 8am on a 20-plus mile route leading cyclists from Haven Hollow Park, through country and city roads, along the Prairie Duneland Trail and returning back to Haven Hollow Park. Vendor booths, snacks and a closing celebration are all part of the fun.

Participants can register on-line at www.townshipfriends.org or stop by the Portage Township Trustee’s Office at 3484 Airport Road, Portage, IN 46368. The cost of the ride is $45/adults and $35 for youth 12-17yrs. T-shirts are guaranteed for those who register by May 1st.

Vendor and Sponsor opportunities are also available. Contact Chris at 219-688-3801 to learn more.

Friends of Portage Township Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to sustaining and expanding the Portage Township Department of Parks and Recreation and inspiring environmental preservation through initiatives designed to raise and leverage funds, increase community awareness and promote enjoyment of the outdoors.

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