The 12th annual Harbor View 5-Kilometer Run/Walk, hosted and sponsored by the Penobscot Bay YMCA, will be Saturday, June 25 at 8:30 a.m.

The YMCA has joined the national “Activate America” coalition to help combat obesity and encourage the development of healthy lifestyle habits, said Sandy Bodamer, fitness director. The Harbor View 5K is a chance for runners and walkers to enjoy a scenic 3.1-mile course, she said.

“Help the YMCA support their youth and adult programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body by walking or running the Harbor View 5K,” Bodamer said.

The registration fee is $12 before to Saturday, June 18 and $15 on race day. There will be postrace refreshments and use of the YMCA shower facilities. T-shirts are available to those who preregister by June 18.

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