Book-It Kids ‘Marathon’

Due to low enrollment this activity had been cancelled for 2017.

Keep the kids minds and bodies active this summer! The Book-It 26.2 Kids ‘Marathon’ is a reading and running challenge for kids up to 8th grade. Run and Read with family and friends! Encourage others to join you on your challenge!      


REGISTER: at the Kenosha Y Member Service Desk. Registration Fee of $10, includes a log to track your reading and running, a t-shirt*, finisher’s medal, free Y passes, and other race-day goodies. *Please register by August 14th to guarantee t-shirt.

READ: by either titles of books OR by hours read.
  • Younger children ask your parents to read to you or read together, then log your books title.
  • Older children can log their reading by time, color in the books in 30-minute increments.

RUN: Log your miles in ¼ mile increments by coloring in the shoes.

FINAL EVENT: will take place at the Kenosha Y outdoor track on Saturday, September 23rd at 9:00am

Proceeds will benefit Y childcare programs and Freedom to Read.