Students and Community Invited to St. Patrick’s Day Race and Pancake Feed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: 03-14-2007

Kathleen McPartland
Public Affairs
530-898-4260

Students from California State University, Chico, Butte Community College, community members and children of all ages are invited to the Fourth Annual Shamrock Shuffle and Flapjack Feed on Saturday morning, March 17, on Kendall Hall Lawn.

The alcohol-free event, sponsored by the Campus Alcohol and Drug Education Center (CADEC), begins at 8 a.m. with a free flapjack breakfast and live Irish music by the Pub Scouts. The Oliver Academy of Irish Dance will provide entertainment from 9 to 11 a.m.

A three-mile fun run and two-mile non-competitive walk will begin at 9 a.m. Prizes for the best green outfits will be awarded to participants.

Registration for the run is free for CSU, Chico and Butte College students, $12 for community members and $5 for participants under 18. There’s a family
package available for $35.

To be assured of a Shamrock Shuffle T-shirt at registration on Saturday, you must register for the race by Thursday, March 15.

For more information and to register, call CADEC at 530-898-6450 or visit the office at 310 Salem Street.

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