MEREDITH — The Friends of the Meredith Library are pleased to announce the following sponsors for the second annual "Book-It!" 5K road race on Saturday, August 31. Gold Sponsor, The Fitness Edge; Silver Sponsors, Overhead Door Options, Inc., Dead River Company, Miracle Farms Landscape Contractors; Bronze Sponsors, Chippers, Metrocast, and Neal's Shore Improvement Association, Inc.
These sponsors will be featured on the hi-tech shirts given to the first fifty registrants. They will also be featured in signage at the event. The following have donated the prizes for winners of each age category: The Country Carriage, Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant, Mame's Restaurant, So Little Thyme Gourmet Shop, Lakeside Deli and Grille, Funspot, Clark's Trading Post, Lakes Region Nutrition Center, Lee's Candy Kitchen, Frog Rock Tavern, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, American Police Motorcycle Museum and Personal Days Boutique. In addition, Stoneyfield Farms, CG Roxane and Cider Bellies will provide water and food for the racers.
This year in addition to the 5K "Book-It!" and the shorter "Bookworm" race, a smaller race, "Inchworm" for children five and under, will be offered. Registration forms are available at the Meredith Public Library as well as at many local businesses. On-line registration is also offered through the Meredith Public Library website as well as on active.com.