The  VMH 5K Fun Run, a fundraiser for its Veterans’ Memorial Hall Program has their first price increase.  If you are interested the race begins at 9 AM on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Twig Bakery. You will need to register soon.

Twig Bakery, 3930 East Calvary Road, Duluth, Minnesota. Free parking is available for participants across the street in the Voyageur Bus Company lot.

Registration fees are $20 by May 1, 2014, and $25 on May 2, 2014, or later. Registration forms are available at the administrative office of the St. Louis County Historical Society, 506 West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota or on the Society’s website at by clicking here. Completed forms may be returned with payments (cash or check) to the Society’s administrative office. On-line registration with a credit card is also available at by clicking here. Registration fees may apply for on-line registration.

If registering a team, be sure to state the team name and register each member individually. The registration fee includes a race t-shirt and refreshments. Awards will be given to the top racers in each age group for males and females and teams of five members.

Any questions people are encouraged to contact John Werner, Veterans’ Memorial Hall Advisory Committee Member, at 218-343-8849 or wernercsm@gmail.com

Veterans’ Memorial Hall was established in 1910 and is a joint program of the St. Louis County Historical Society and the military service veterans of northeastern Minnesota with a mission to gather, preserve, interpret, and promote the rich and diverse human experiences of veterans, their families and communities, through museum, archival and educational programs. Its website, www.vets-hall.org, and archives feature more than 6,000 veteran stories.