The Keokuk, Iowa Odd Fellows Lodge 13 is hosting a 5k run and walk on Saturday, August 1, to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.

The event will begin at the Odd Fellows Lodge 13 and the course is mostly flat as it passes by the local armory, public swimming pool and Hawthorne Elementary School. The course will be lined with American flags. The Odd Fellows Lodge is located at 1720 Blondeau Street in Keokuk.

Early registration is $30 per person and includes a t-shirt. The deadline for early registration is July 24. Registration on the day of the event will be $40 and also includes a t-shirt. Pre-registration and packet pick up is on July 31 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the lodge, or can be done the morning of the race.

Race day registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:45 a.m. The 5k run and walk then begins at 8:00 a.m. and awards will be presented at 9:30 a.m. Awards will be given to the top three overall finishers, for the 19 and under category, the 20 - 25 category and the 45 and over category.

For early registration, questions, or to volunteer, you can call Mike Greenslaugh at 319-795-2349.