Westsiders sign up for Austin POWER 5K Walk/Run

Columbus Park Refectory hosts registration kickoff event.

By TERRY DEAN

West Side residents came out Saturday morning July 25, for a registration and kick-off event for the upcoming Austin POWER 5K Walk/Run scheduled for Sept. 26.

Saturday’s registration started at 8 in the morning. The festivities included an impromptu  Zumba dance lesson for attendees, conducted by instructor Toccara Daniel, who runs classes at Sankofa Cultural Arts Center.

The 5K Run/Walk is sponsored  by Austin African American Business Networking Association (AAABNA). Partnering community organizations include HOPE (Helping Our People Excel), the 15th District CAPS office and Performing Community Solutions.

For more information contact Sankofa (773-626-4497) or HOPE (773-921-2243).