The Sweetwater 5K is back on

The Rotary Club of Hammonton is teaming up with the Healthy Kids Running Series to present the inaugural Sweetwater 5K on a new date, 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct.1 at Sweetwater Riverdeck and Marina.

Monetary awards of up to $500 will be presented to the top finishers.

This family friendly event is open to all ages.

Admission is $40; $35 if registered by 11:59 p.m. April 30. Proceeds benefit the sponsoring organizations.

CLICK HERE to find more information and register.

The Rotary Club of Hammonton supports youth, veterans, and neighbors in need through programs that promote fun, fellowship, and the general welfare.  The club acts locally but has an impact globally through Rotary International.  New members are always welcomed. See to learn more.

The Healthy Kids Running Series engages communities and families by providing an inclusive youth running experience, inspiring kids to believe in themselves and lead an active, healthy lifestyle. See

Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are available.

For students in need of service hours, signed letters and references will be provided.

Sweetwater Riverdeck and Marina is located at 2780 7th Ave. in the Sweetwater section of Mullica Township.

For more information, email