Girls on the Run inspires girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through a research-based curricula which includes dynamic discussions, activities, and running games. Over the course of the ten week program, girls in 3rd through 5th grade develop essential skills to help them navigate their worlds and establish a lifetime appreciation for health and fitness. The program culminates with girls positively impacting their community through a service project and being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5K event. Girls on the Run has been a part of the Beard Elementary campus since 2015.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:15 to 4:45