Galena United Methodist Church (GUMC) members are organizing the "Moving with the Spirit" 5K Race/Walk event to raise money to benefit local mission projects.

Galena United Methodist Church (GUMC) members are organizing the "Moving with the Spirit" 5K Race/Walk event to raise money to benefit local mission projects.

GUMC and other sponsors are encouraging runners and walkers to join them for a 5K (3.1 mile) run/walk on Saturday. There is also a kids race.

The event will start at the church, proceed through a gated community and finish at the church. The 5K event starts at 9 a.m. and the kids events start at 10 a.m.

Participants may pre-register online at www.galenachurch.org or in person on race day from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. The first 100 registrants will receive a pair of Ecco socks. All participants will receive a race packet and each child will receive a race number and a winner's ribbon.

For further information, send e-mail tomovingwiththespirit5K@gmail.com or call (740) 965-8789.