MANCHESTER >> The Battenkill Valley Runners are teaming up with Heartworks of Vermont to sponsor a 4 on the 4th Run in support of the local chapter of Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP), a maternal and early childhood health program that fosters long-term success for first-time moms, their babies and our local community. The race starts at Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park, Rte.30/Bonnet St., promptly at 9 a.m., while the Kids 1 mile Fun Run begins not-so-promptly at 10 a.m.

Registration is available online at, or by mail in application to Four on the Fourth c/o Quinnlyn Murphy, 258 Mending Walls Road, Manchester Center, VT 05255.