Sun, Sep 25, 2016
South Windsor, CT
The Hartford Evergreen #88 Bissell Ferry 5k Annual Scholarship Fun(d) RunSunday Sept 25, 2016 @ 10am
The Lodge is located at:
Hartford Evergreen Masonic Lodge1559 Main StreetSouth Windsor 06074-1007
Day of race registration available from 8:30 to 9:45 am ....1559 Main St
All Proceeds going to benefit the Hartford Evergreen #88 Scholarship FundCost:Runners $20.00 (race bib with timer included)
All participants receive a finisher’s medal
Awards given to top three finishers in each age group *********************12 and under13-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960-6970 and over
All participants with race bib number are entered into random drawing for 4 tickets and limousine transportation to and from Yankee stadium for an upcoming game
Bissell Ferry connected South Windsor (east of the Connecticut River) to Windsor on the western bank.
After English settlement, homesteaders west of the river relied on John Bissell’s ferry to reach pasturelands on the east side in South Windsor.
The Bissell ferry operated from about 1633 to 1925.
COURSE: start at S Windsor Dept of Education
HEad South on main St to left into Oxbow
Loop through Oxbow -return to Main heading North
Turn left onto Ferry Rd - Follow to turn around --
Head South on main to Finish at Dept of Education.