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Join us for a free showing of The Incredibles (2004) under the stars in Normandy Park. This movie is clever and fun, with a star-studded cast. It's great for all ages.
Light refreshments will be sold, but feel free to pack your own picnic.
Don't forget to bring a blanket, lawn chair and bug spray, but NO CAPES! ;)
Come on out on the 4th! Our bike parade will leave from Chestnutwold Elementary at 10:00am and end up at Elwell Field, where the festivities will begin with a "best-decorated" bike/stroller/wagon contest. Then, if you’re hot, get under the Big Splash! If you’re hungry, hot dogs, pretzels, water ice, baked goods, and cold drinks will be available for purchase. Kids and adults can participate in the 40-yard dash, 3-legged race, sack race, and water balloon toss.
There is no rain date for this event. If the weather is questionable, please check back here to verify the event’s status.
We need volunteers on the day of the event!
If you plan to attend, please consider helping out in any way you can: set up, lend a pop-up tent, donate some cupcakes, work the food table or sell tickets for a half hour.
To volunteer for a particular task, sign up online:
We had a great time at the 2018 SABA 5K!
Thanks so much to Samantha Chapman and Kathleen Tibbetts for all their care and effort organizing this event, and a big shout-out to our sponsors:
Philadelphia Stock Transfer
The Ardmore Music Hall
Delaware Brain Aneurysm 5K Wilson Walk
Momentum Fitness and Bodywork
Elizabeth G. Mellman
This year's race winners:
5K male: Alex Wiesiger
5K female: Jahda Hill
5K kids' winner: Bassam Salhab
Kid run male: Lucas Gillihan
Kid run female: Lena Wiley
All runners' times are listed below.
Agger James 27:09:00
Binder Tracy 23:20:00
Binder Sam 22:43:00
Cataldi Kim 21:55:00
Chadwin Jamie 25:47:00
Cron Bill 22:13:00
Fabella Yvonne 29:23:00
Gardner Bill 22:38:00
Gardner Bennett 23:25:00
Graham Bridget 31:20:00
Hill Jahda 20:15:00
Kearns Katie 22:50:00
Kerwood Dave 28:17:00
Leith Jen 22:10:00
Leithauser Marcia 26:22:00
McCaffrey Sarah 26:22:00
McClellan Laura 23:51:00
McCool Bill 24:57:00
McLaughlin Eli 25:26:00
Mumma Charlotte 24:57:00
Mumma William 32:40:00
O'Malley Lauren 28:39:00
Salhab Bassam 21:54:00
Salhag Imad 28:52:00
Schmidt Alexia 28:39:00
Shadhidi Melanie 29:17:00
Shaw Loren 30:22:00
Sherick Genevieve 27:22:00
Thell Jacqi 31:15:00
Thell Angela 31:17:00
VanDine Ami 26:12:00
Vitali Greg 20:22:00
Webb Anna 26:55:00
Webb Peter 26:55:00
Weisiger Alex 18:57:00
Wiley Ryan 19:52:00
Kids Fun Run
Gillihan Lucas 7:26:00
Schmidt Lucas 7:31:00
Langley Lucy 9:20:00
O'Malley Norah 9:20:00
Plante Raleigh 9:55:00
Wiley Lena 8:08:00
The SABA 5K is a great way to get active, meet new neighbors and enjoy some lighthearted competition. Proceeds help cover the cost of the race and help SABA with future events and neighborhood projects. Runners, joggers and walkers are welcome. Kids can do a 1 mile fun run or the full race.
Location: Normandy Park (Ardmore)
Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018, 8:45am (Starting gun 9:00am)
Register by April 9 to get a free T-shirt.
The course starts at Normandy Park Driveway ---> Oakford ---> Georges ---> Morris---> Woodcrest ---> Belmont Malvern ---> Rising Sun ---> Hazelwood ---> Cricket ---> Normandy ---> Finish Line!
Before Race Day:
Race Day (cash or check only):
Awards will be presented to the overall top male and female finisher and to winners in age groups determined by the registration demographics.
If you are interested in supporting the SABA 5K, please feel free to contact Kathleen Tibbetts at firstname.lastname@example.org
Race Day Volunteers
Not running? Sign up to register runners or serve as a race marshal!
Refunds and transfers
Registration for the SABA 5K is nonrefundable and there are no transfers to another runner.
This event is rain or shine.
Join SABA for our Normandy Camp Out on Saturday, Oct 14!
We'll be pitching tents, hiking, playing games and eating S'mores!
This event is oriented towards children (recommended ages 6-11) and an accompanying parent or guardian. Unaccompanied children, and adults without children, won't be able to register.
Register using Eventbrite: www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-normandy-camp-out-registration-37532599014?aff=efbevent
5 PM: Optionally have picnic dinner in the park (bring your own food)
6:00: Pitch Your Tent + Activities
7:00: Night Hike to the Duck Pond
8:00: Fire pit, S'mores + Stories
9:00: Get ready for bed (we'll have access to the Normandy House bathrooms)
9:15 PM: Lights Out!
9:30: Adult time around the fire
11:00: Put fire out.
Morning: wake up, pack up, play and relax. No activities planned.
CAMPING PACK LIST:
If you'd be so kind, please sign up to bring a donated item to help make this event possible! To do so, please reference ticket section above.
In the event of inclement weather, the Camp Out will be postponed until the following weekend (same time, Oct 21-22).