The Secret Marathon 3K Run/Walk

The Secret Marathon 3K: The local chapter of Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan (CW4WAfghan) and the Running Room are co-hosting a 3K walk/run on the eve of International Women’s Day to raise funds for the education of women and girls in Afghanistan. Money raised will also fund a documentary film about women marathoners in Afghanistan, who had to train and run secretly due to cultural traditions. Hence the name: The Secret Marathon. Wednesday, March 7, at the Running Room store on Hunter Street, Registration @ 5:30 p.m.; run start 6:30 p.m. Cost is $15. Afghan crafts for sale and after-run refreshments. Contact: 705-748-6251.