'Girls on the Run' coming soon

The spring session of Girls on the Run and the Heart and Sole program (formerly named Girls on Track) is scheduled to begin the week of March 6 and is set to run through May 20.

Girls on the Run is open to girls in grades 3 to 5 and will have two sessions. The first are set to meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:1 p.m., and the second group will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, also from 4 to 5:15 p.m. All practices will be at McDowell Elementary.

The Heart and Sole program is for girls in grades 6-8 and is scheduled to take place Mondays and Wednesdays from 3 to 4:15 p.m. at the Middle School. Participation for each group is limited to 15 girls.

Registration is set for Feb. 20 at 9:30 a.m. Registration will be open for a week and participants will be chosen by a lottery system.

Go to www.gotrnortheastohio.org to register and for more information. Anyone with other questions or anyone interested in coaching can contact Tess Kirtz at tmkshanghai@gmail.com.