2014 CAFE 5k Family Fun Run/Walk


Event Date

Sat, Sep 6, 2014


Roanoke, VA

About This Activity

What: CAFE 5k Fun Run & 1.5 Mile Family Walk

When: September 06, 2014

Where: 1707 Cove Roanoke Roanoke, VA 24017

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Registration Includes:

A goody bag

Participation in 5k and all events of the day

Post run snacks

Zumba Party ticket

T-Shirt (while supplies last)

Standard Registration

$ 15.00 Youth (age 6-17) registered on or after August 16th

$ 25.00 Adult (age 18 +) registered on or after August 16th

Want to register for FREE?

Sign up 10 people before August 15 and get yours absolutely FREE! Bring the whole family, friends and neighbors as we run and walk to the beat of the drums and other captivating instruments. This will be, undoubtedly, the most fun you’ve ever had while making a difference!

Event details and schedule

CAFE is a comprehensive after school experience, grounded in the arts, that captures the imagination of middle school students through the delivery of curriculum aligned activities in dance, theater, music, and the visual arts. The left uses the arts as a primary focus for academic remediation. It employs SOL-aligned activities for learning while endeavoring to increase self-confidence and enhance overall life-engagement. Education through the arts has been proven to engage students at all levels, physically, mentally, socially, emotionally and culturally. The arts foster critical thinking skills, develop higher order thinking, deepen a desire to learn, and increase reading proficiency. CAFÉ ensures consistency in learning and nurtures proper development of organizational and study skills by building strong partnerships with school teachers, support staff, and administrators. This provides a seamless transition from the day to after school programming. The results are increased school attendance, enhanced thought patterns, a love for self, and fewer discipline referrals in school through advanced exposure to life opportunities. Additionally, students are provided homework assistance and a nutritious meal.

For more information and to register, visit us online at www.cafearts.org or contact CAFE at (540) 206-2078. All Proceeds Directly Benefit the Cultural Arts for Excellence—A Local Nonprofit 501 (c)(3) Afterschool Program for Middle School Students.

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