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Monday Miles Community Running Series

Grab your running shoes and get moving! Over the course of 9 weeks we will log miles on our course at Newton Park and have some fun theme nights along the way. All ages welcome.


Dates: June 3 – August 5 (No Monday Miles on July 1)
Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: Newton Park, 707 Fairview Avenue, Glen Ellyn
Fees: Register for all 9 nights for $20 (and get a t-shirt) or drop-in for $3 per night. Click here to register for the series.


Theme Nights

  • June 10: Sunglasses Night
    First 100 attendees receive a pair of Glen Ellyn Park District sunglasses.
  • June 17: Ackerman Fitness Night
    Personal trainer, Stacey Lim from Ackerman SFC, will be on hand to lead stretches and high intensity exercises along the running course. Complete at least 2 miles for a chance to win a free 1-month membership or a free personal training session.
  • July 8: Tumbler Cup Night
    First 100 attendees receive a free 100 Year Anniversary tumbler cup.
  • July 15: National Ice Cream Day
    In honor of National Ice Cream Day, the first 100 participants will receive a free cup of ice cream courtesy of Andy’s Frozen Custard.
  • July 29: Backpack Night
    Free drawstring backpack to the first 100 attendees.
  • August 5: Raffle Run
    The more miles you run, the more chances you get! Earn one raffle ticket for every mile you complete for a chance to win gift certificates and prizes from local restaurants and businesses including Alfie’s Inn, Fire + Wine, The Joy Bar, Chicks ‘n Salsa, and McMae’s on Main. Limit 5 raffle tickets per person and one prize per person.