Friends of Edgartown 5K

Ryan Oosting, 13, runs down the final stretch during the 2014 annual Edgartown Library 5K race. Ryan finished eighth overall and was the first person to finish under the age of 18. — Photo by Michael Cummo

On Monday, Sept. 7, unite with the Friends of the Edgartown Library for the Pennywise Path 5K Run/Walk to the new Edgartown library. This USA Track & Field–sanctioned event is continuing a tradition begun two years ago. Runners will gather at 9 am at the Edgartown School, and be shuttled by bus to the start on Pennywise Path, which runs parallel to the Vineyard Haven Road. The first 100 registrants will get a commemorative T shirt. Early registration $20 adults, $10 children 12 and under. On race day, $25 adults, $15 children 12 and under. To sign up, visit, or pick up registration forms at the library.