**25th ANNUAL** Groovin' in the Grove 5k run/walk!! And NEW Warrior Challenge!

WHAT:    Midwestern University's 25th Annual Groovin' in the Grove 5K Run/Walk & Little Groovers Kids Races! In addition, this year we have a new event- the Warrior Challenge! 

WHEN:      Mark your calendars! This year's event takes place on 05/10/2014

                      7:45am: Warrior Fitness Challenge 
                      9:00am: 5k race
                      10:00am: Little Groovers 1/2K for 5-7 year olds
                      10:10am: Little Groovers 1K for 8-10 year olds
                      10:20am: Little Groovers 100 yard dash for 4 and under 
                      Awards Ceremony will start at 10:30am        
WHERE:   Midwestern University Campus in Downers Grove, located at:
                      555 31st St, Downers Grove, IL 60515
WHY:        Give back to your immediate community and those who serve our country while enjoying a fun and healthy family event to kick start your Mother's Day celebrations! This year's event benefits two great charities: Sharing Connections Furniture Bank and the Wounded Warrior Project. Please visit the "about us" page on this site for more information on these organizations. 
EXTRAS:   This year's race features custom, short-sleeved Dri-Fit t-shirts guaranteed to all pre-registered participants, free books for all kids registered, and tons of raffle prizes. Not to mention a secure indoor gear check, kids bounce house, live music, free coffee and other refreshments, goody bags and more! And as always, in celebration of Mother's Day there will be flowers for all mothers participating and a prize for the top mom! Lastly, the Warrior Fitness Challenge additional perks!